Join Jared Meeker for an in-depth discussion in this video The 1980s, part of Bass: Teach Yourself.
- All right, now let's learn some bass lines from the 1980s.…So here, we have a wide variety of different styles,…and check these out, I think you're going to enjoy them.…Here we go.…(bass strums)…This next one is in the key of A.…(bass strums)…All right, this next one is in E-minor.…
(bass strums)…All right, this next one is a triplet kind of feel…in the key of G-minor.…(bass strums)…And this next one is in the key of E-minor.…(bass strums)…All right, let's check out this next 1980s lick…that is in D-major.…
(bass strums)…All right, let's check out this next lick…that is in A-minor.…(bass strums)…All right, this next 1980s lick is in the key of G-minor.…(bass strums)…
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- Buying a bass
- Tuning your bass
- Holding your bass
- Left-hand technique
- Getting acquainted with music and tablature
- Notes on the first three strings
- The natural minor scale
- Sharps and naturals
- Key signatures and the major scale
- Ties and quarter notes
- Rock bass and heavy metal licks with syncopation
- Playing chords
- Playing licks from the 1950s, 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Notes on the First Three Strings
3. More Notes, Scales, and Accidentals
4. Introducing Keys and Eighth Notes
5. New Rhythms, Techniques, and Keys
6. Playing Up the Neck and a New Key
7. New Rhythms and Keys
8. Chords and More
9. Licks from Different Eras
Conclusion and credits2m 3s
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