Buzzing when I Pop Strings

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by greekbassist, Feb 23, 2006.

  1. greekbassist


    Jan 5, 2006
    Hi All,

    I have been working no my slapping and popping techinque.

    My problem is when I practice in octives....Slapping on the 6th string and popping on the 2nd strings

    As I go up higher (say 8 fret on up) and pop and release on the 2nd string I get this buzzing sound...

    Could it be that my action is to low or could it be my techinque?

    I find that when I am mute shortly after popipng and releasing it sounds better...

    Thanks Greekbassist!
  2. mothmonsterman


    Feb 8, 2006
    yes your action is probaly low,get it setup. As for technique just practice till it sounds better.