Watch the E Dub online guitar lesson by Andrew Ford from Essentials: Walking Bass Lines
This next walking bass line is a blues shuffle influenced by the work of Edgar Willis the bass player on many of Ray Charles' classic recordings. Edgar played with a big sound, lots of soul, melodic lines and a great groove. In this one we will work on using bigger interval leaps, note choices in turnarounds, and playing that traditional shuffle groove. Lets check this one out.