The 'finger rest' (not to confuse with the thumb rest) is one of the mysteries of the electric bass. It was originally created so you could play the bass with your thumb and have a support piece for the rest of the fingers.
Stay relaxed when playing slow and fast tempos:
*This is an excerpt of Decembers Student Focus session at the SBL Academy*
Did someone say relic? 🔥🔥🔥
I see so many students using other musicians "natural talent" as an excuse. This mentality could be holding your bass playing back... so it's time to get rid of it!!
*This is an excerpt of the "Is Talent a myth?!" free lesson*
In the shed!! New giveaway coming tomorrow so stay tuned ;)
In this week’s vlog I’m talking about Donna Summer’s “I Feel Love”. A disco track which came out 40 years ago. It is one of the most influential dance tracks of all time, produced by @giorgiomoroder and Pete Bellotte. Link in bio of my @muzikxpress account!
Here are my five #gigbag essentials that every #bassist should have. Do you think I’ve got this right or is there anything that you feel I’ve missed out? Leave me a comment and let me know!
This is also the first video with my new filming set up. What do you think of it? #bass
New vlog online! This week you will get to know everything about Donna Summer’s “I Feel Love”, which came out 40 years ago... One of the most influential dance tracks of all time, produced by @giorgiomoroder and Pete Bellotte. Link in bio!