click click cluck?

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by red-hot-bassist, Nov 6, 2001.

  1. red-hot-bassist


    Sep 18, 2001
    to get that clicky sound when slapping ??
    do you mute with the flat of your thumb or with your fretting hand?
    is a pop just pullling away hard with your right hand or is there somthing i am missing??
  2. brianrost

    brianrost Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2000
    Boston, Taxachusetts
    I use my palm

    Yes, hook your finger under the string and yank it.
  3. Christopher


    Apr 28, 2000
    New York, NY
    If you still have trouble getting the noise, lower your action.