Watch the Manny Shuffle online guitar lesson by Stu Hamm from 50 Pro Bass Grooves You MUST Know
As the tempos get faster and we head toward a rock groove, the amount of swing or syncopation in our shuffle feel will start to straighten out. There is no playing behind the beat or flexibility in timing on this groove, as you need to be listening to the drums and matching them exactly. Pay close attention to the pushes and accents, they help propel the groove forward. With practice and keeping your ears open, you should be able to find the right amount of roll in this groove to make it rock.