1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Best free bass learning website

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by Burialist, Dec 5, 2012.

  1. Burialist


    Nov 19, 2012
    So i am wondering if there is any free website that could teach me how to play guitar, step by step, theory , practice...
    Something like book Bass guitar for dummies but in type of free web edition.

  2. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    San Diego, CA
    Endorses ClearTone and SIT Strings
  3. Chief2112


    Aug 31, 2011
    Greenville, SC
    Scott is the man! His stuff has been the most valuable resource for all of my self-learning on the bass for the last year.
  4. fearceol


    Nov 14, 2006
    Yet another vote for "Scotts Bass Lessons" !

    Another very good all round site is :

  5. pastorjamesc

    pastorjamesc Cheap Ability, Expensive Taste Commercial User

    Jun 26, 2012
    Waco Texas
    Owner/Operator of Cotten Patch Sound Design. Burns of London Guitars and Basses retail. I do sound design, resetting, and education for churches, organizations, and small venues with no Sound personnel. Studio for "self-produced" rental use.
  6. Yep.
  7. Burialist


    Nov 19, 2012
    thanks guys
  8. Stumbo

    Stumbo Wherever you go, there you are. Commercial User

    Feb 11, 2008
    the Intergalactic Mind Space
    Song Surgeon sofware
    IME, "best" may also depend on the "focus" of the website, e.g, TBr Nickonbass (Nick Kreswell) has a great site with tons of backing tracks to play along with: http://www.freejamtracks.com

    TBr Dmanlamius (Kris Rogers) has lots of video lessons at http://learnbass.net and on Youtube. Same with MarlowDK of Youtube fame; his site is www.playbassnow.com

    Other sites to check out include:
    thelibster.com Tech advice,drills, bass sound files & more
    cyberfretbass.com Videos & more
    activebass.com Lessons, backing tracks, articles and more. Xlnt site
    How to Play Bass. com

    Also consider checking out my >500 TB links below for lots of related links (theory, sight reading, rhythm, along with equipment reviews and much more) that will keep you busy for years to come.

    Good luck! :bassist:
  9. MrFrancis


    Oct 30, 2012
    Brooklyn, NY
    It hasn't been updated in a while but mutantbass.com has some interesting articles and insights
  10. Kuroth


    Dec 2, 2012
    I love Scott's stuff and even donated but being a "Complete" beginner I felt a little lost..

    I saw StudyBass and that starts you at ground zero... I am working through StudyBass and then will graduate to Scott's site..
  11. cire113


    Apr 25, 2008

    YouTube..... Scotts Bass Lessons....... YouTube........ Scotts Bass Lessons...... Youtube