Johnny Cox has released a new instructional book called Improve Your Groove: The Essential Guide to Mastering Time and Feel on Bass Guitar. The new book focuses on playing in the pocket with topics including cracking the code of rhythm and groove, building your internal clock, Konnakol vocal counting, and more.
The book has five complete songs to practice with backing tracks as well as over 140 exercises with downloadable supporting audio. “You’ll discover grooving bass guitar rhythms and develop devastating accuracy and feel,” Cox writes. “Rock, Funk, Jazz, Blues, and Latin feels on bass are all intimately addressed with over 140 examples and backing tracks.”