Watch the Blues Bass online guitar lesson by Brad Carlton from Blues Bass

This course will take you from absolute beginner to solid player holding down the groove in a 12 bar blues format. Topics included are: how to hold and tune the bass, picking and fretting hand technique, straight eighth and shuffle eighth rhythms, various arpeggios used as a source for basslines, I IV V layouts on the fingerboard to accommodate all keys, the “quick change”, ascending and descending turnarounds, and “the skip.”

You receive fingerboard diagrams, bass tablature, and various jam tracks to get you up and running as a player right away. Everything you learn in this course will create a foundation upon which you can build for years to come.