Watch the 1-5-6-4 Reggae #2 online guitar lesson by Andrew Ford from Bass Groove Survival Guide

Now we will break this pattern down by playing it a little slower. Sometimes I slur a phrase to try and make it more melodic like the last 3 notes in bar 1, I might play it like this(ex whole bar slurred aba) or like this(ex not slurred) . It depends, I am constantly reacting to what is being played around me, it determines what my contribution should be.

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