How To Play Bass Faster

In this bass lesson, an email subscriber asked me “how can I play bass faster?”. This is quite a broad topic but despite this, I’ve put some of my favourite tips for developing finger speed into this video. The first important factor for a faster bass technique is relaxing your hands and body as much…

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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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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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