The Bass Style Resource (A Comprehensive Guide to Exploring New Techniques and Styles from Heavy Metal to Jazz). Composed by Dave Overthrow. For Bass Guitar. Bass Guitar Method or Supplement; Book; CD; Method/Instruction. Style Resource Series. Funk; Jazz; Metal; Rock. 96 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.39295).
ISBN 0739089099. Funk; Jazz; Metal; Rock.
You've learned the basics of bass, so now it’s time to explore new styles and techniques to help you become a well-rounded and more knowledgeable player. With The Bass Style Resource, you will be exposed to a variety of musical influences that will help you create a unique, original, and exciting sound. You’ll discover secrets of how to "lock in" with the drummer and make the band sound great, learn about important players, and understand what goes into creating an exceptional bass part. Dig in and explore new concepts that will unleash your inner musical potential. The included CD clearly demonstrates the musical examples in the book.
* Explore a wide variety of bass lines from blues and reggae to funk and heavy metal
* Learn about the styles and recordings of pioneering players
* Master techniques such as fingerstyle funk, slap & pop, playing chords, muted notes, and two-handed tapping
* How to keep good time and really lock in with the drummer
* Includes sample licks and tips on soloing.