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How EQ Can Improve Your Technique

Getting a better picking technique is something that so many bass players the world over work on every single day and I’m no exception to this. It can be frustrating trying to improve your technique but I’ve been using a method for many years now which helps to put a really fine microscope over what…

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Slap Bass For Beginners

In this beginner slap bass lesson I give a quick behind the scenes look at some of the course content that I teach on our Slap Techniques Volume 1 course here at Onlinebassguitar.com. Slap is a very popular technique and something that every bass player should know. Many beginners feel that it sounds too complicated and…

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Vlog 2: The Band Pit

We’re into the first full week of preview shows on Bat Out Of Hell The Musical this week and we’ve been getting some amazing feedback from the audiences as well as on social media. Here’s a link to the show’s twitter feed so you can check out what people have been saying about the show….

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Our Top 50 Bass Sites

We can all agree that there are a lot of bass sites out there that do the bass community a great service by offering among other things: lessons, advice, reviews and instruments. Here at Onlinebassguitar.com we’ve decided to acknowledge what we feel are 50 of best places on the web that really know what they’re talking…

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3 Reasons You Should Be Transcribing

Transcribing other peoples music is one of the best forms of practice out there. In this video I talk through three of the main benefits of doing this kind of practice! It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner, a really advanced bassist or anywhere in between. There’s always something great that can be learned from…

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2 Step Practice System

Having some solid techniques you can use to breakdown things that you find technically difficult to play will help you overcome problems in your playing much quicker. But, different technique problems can be so diverse. How can you possibly apply one technique to all of them? Well, most of them do have a few things…

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