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Duran Duran’s “Rio”: John Taylor’s Isolated Bass Line

John Taylor really brought it in the Duran Duran tune “Rio”. His active bass line locks in with the drums and drives the song forward.

Luckily, we have a video of Taylor’s isolated bass line to scope out his groove and tone.

Thanks to Facebook friend Leon Wilson for sending this one in. If you have a video to share, drop us a note at