Bass Love: Thanks to Our Sponsors
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Beginning Slap Bass with MarloweDK offers up 25 bass licks and exercises covering the fundamental techniques of slapping, popping, slides, hammerons, pullofs, bends, double thumbing and more. All exercises are shown with a normal version, a slow version and additional splitscreen closeups of the right and left hand playing reeeeal slow versions. PDFs and MP3 files are also included. Beginning Slap Bass is available on DVD and as a digital download.
TC Electronic’s BH250 Head is a compact, low-end wonder with a massive 250 watts of power and a tone to die for, offering the ultimate in versatility via the unique TonePrint feature and a built-in bass tuner that works on anything from 4 to 6 strings. Their BC210 Cabinet is a 250 watt 2×10? + 1? Tweeter cabinet which comes ready for either standalone use or as part of the unique vertical stacking concept in combination with any other BC cabinet. Be sure to check out all the other bass goodness from TC Electronic.
When it comes to transcriptions and method books, few meet the standard of Bassline Publishing. Be sure to check out the best selling The Bass Player’s Guide to Scales and Modes available in print and digital formats. Be sure to check out their new line of iBooks too – formatted to take full advantage of the iPad’s multimedia capabilities and offer up expanded versions of their popular print editions.