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Name some good jazz slap/pop songs.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by mad_world, Dec 24, 2002.

  1. mad_world


    Nov 3, 2002
    I already can play vics- you cant hold no groove and most of classical thump. I was thinking you could name some good songs by artist such as marcus miller, victor wooten, alain caron and any other i've left out.
  2. You might want to check out some Victor Wooten, Marcus Miller, or Alain Caron.
  3. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    "Mr. Briefcase" by Lee Ritenour. Louis Johnson holds it down!
    BTW, I think that this belongs in "Recordings".
  4. Wxp4759cb


    Nov 23, 2000
    Kansas City, MO
    I love the wicked slap solo in Giant Steps. :rolleyes:
  5. check out feels so good by 311.

    pretty sic line in the middle.

    this might be an off topic topic.:)
  6. 311? Jazz?
  7. 311 is my fav group, altho i must admit p-nut cant slap for poop.
  8. Might as well just name random songs with stuff.
  9. narud

    narud Supporting Member

    Mar 15, 2001
    santa maria,california
    ok, sure

    do the funky chicken by rufus thomas
  10. "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" - Tony Bennett
  11. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    DR Strings
    "Come on Eileen".

    What do I win?
  12. slam the clown - alain caron
  13. Hmmm, none of those artists really fit my concept of "jazz", but each to his own.
  14. oh, well im sorry. the title said name some good jazz slap/pop songs, and i named a pop song!

    dont yell at me!:(

    p.s.: p-nut knows how to slap bass! just download the song "what was i thinking". nice intro. feels so good has a SICK slap line in the middle of the song. dont diss the 'nut.:D
  15. temp5897

    temp5897 Guest

    Yes! I have that album "Rit", it's great. I think the lyrics are generally as cheesy as can be but I love the music in general.

    The bass playing on Mr. Briefcase is pretty cool. :)

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