Watch the Lesson 9: Slides online guitar lesson by Stu Hamm from Funk Bass for Beginners

One of the most fun things about playing bass is sliding into notes. There are a ton of variations on this technique and in this lesson I'll show you a handful of applications you can work on. Slides are used all the time in funk bass and they are a great way to lead into grooves or to break up little sections. You can also use small slides to embellish notes in the middle of grooves. Let's take an indepth look at this technique here.