Watch the 50 R&B Bass Grooves online guitar lesson by Andrew Ford from 50 R&B Bass Grooves You MUST Know
Welcome to 50 R&B, Soul, and Funk Bass Grooves You MUST Know! You’ll learn 50 of my favorite grooves based on classic songs by legendary artists such as James Brown, the godfather of soul, Sly and the Family Stone, Marvin Gaye, The Brothers Johnson, Chuck Brown, Chic, Bill Withers, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, Parliament, Earth Wind and Fire, Cameo, Prince, Tower of Power and many others. Demonstrating styles by bass players Louis Johnson, Rocco Prestia, Tommy Cogbill, David Hood, Kenny Burke and more. These grooves are based on classic riffs that can be applied to many other styles. Many of them are 1 or 2 chord grooves over major, minor or dominant 7 chords that can be transposed or inserted in songs or solos. Funk, soul, and R&B are related styles with subtle differences that sometimes overlap, learning these grooves will help you seamlessly weave in and out of these styles while maintaining that deep groove which is most important if you want to keep the band happy. Also, R&B, soul, and funk grooves influence a lot of pop, hip hop, country, jazz, rock, and various other genres.