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Disco Lady Bass line

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Dluxe, May 7, 2018.


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  1. Dluxe

    Dluxe

    Jan 9, 2011
    Austin, TX
    I understand that Bootsy played the bass on this song. I have always enjoyed the line but one part has always puzzled me. It is just before the 4 minute mark. Sort of a muted decending line with some sort of effect added or ???? Any ideas?

     
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  2. jerry

    jerry Too old for a hiptrip Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 1999
    It is Bootsy on that track and Bernie Worrell is also on it and he might be the synth bass sound you hear right before the four minute mark.
     
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  3. nolaguy

    nolaguy

    Jun 27, 2011
    Bootsy sounds like he's playing some sort of patting as opposed to slapping with an open E.
     
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