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Is "Power of Equality" by Red Hot Chili Peppers slapped?

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by IStoleYourCar, Jan 24, 2012.


  1. IStoleYourCar

    IStoleYourCar

    Jan 2, 2012
    It's rather obvious that Flea is slapping during the chorus, but what about the rest of the song? I really can't tell.

    Thanks:bassist:
     
  2. Clef_de_fa

    Clef_de_fa Guest

    Dec 25, 2011
    I do have the official transcribtion for that album and yes it is all slap
     
  3. Shanannigan

    Shanannigan Supporting Member

    Feb 25, 2011
    Ontario
    I don't think that the verses are slapped. The chorus, the solo, and the outro are.
     
  4. sammyp

    sammyp

    Aug 20, 2010
    NB, Canada
    The verse doesn't sound slapped to me ...Flea can be deceiving but don't forget he plucks mighty hard ...

    the last time i saw a transcription for "give it away" it said slap as well but i never really bought that ....watched some live RHCP youtubes and he plucks that one too...
     

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