help i cant slap!!!!

Discussion in 'Ask Michael Dimin' started by dugit, Jul 15, 2002.

  1. dugit

    dugit Guest

    Oct 28, 2000
    manville nj
    hey ive been playing for 2 years now and i stll cant slap without hitting other strings. is there a method or secret that im missing out on
  2. Practise :)

    its technique more then anything, try and get your hand round the bass a lot more, can't really explain it, study mark king and Bill dickens technique and you'll see.

    but practise is the thing.

  3. Mike Dimin

    Mike Dimin

    Dec 11, 1999
    Clinician: EA, Zon, Boomerang, TI. Author "The Art of Solo Bass"