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Use THIS to FUNKIFY YOUR BASS GROOVES (extra funk included!)

Being able to use and apply "Ghost Notes" within your bass lines and grooves is HUGE...

James Jamerson used them, Jaco used them, Rocco uses them, I'm sure you get the idea...

The gag is, they can be a total pain to get into your playing... and once you start using them, there are so many common mistakes you can make that will totally destroy the feel of any groove.

In this lesson I'm going to show you 4 essential exercises for playing super funky ghost notes on the bass...

You ready? Let's get the funk on!

As always, see you in the shed...

Scott :)

  • Dropkick Dave Walters

    Ive always incorporated ghost notes into my playing thanks to my heroes…but learned a lesson the other day…while recording the engineer stopped me to find out what I was doing during a simple whole note phrase…turns out I was hitting a ghost note to set up the next note on another string…what it sounded like was an out of place kick drum beat….I had never noticed this when playing it live…gotta be careful when and where you use them…although I didn’t even know I was doing it…it was a habit I picked up…another good reason to record yourself