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Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by lojo, Mar 28, 2009.


  1. lojo

    lojo

    Mar 8, 2009
    uk
    I am having trouble playing this and keeping it solid, its very frustrating

    Any thoughts, it a quick but simple line, or should at least be...

    Finger style btw
     
  2. tinyd

    tinyd

    Mar 11, 2003
    Ireland
    I think this one is just a matter of practice. I remember seeing an interview with John Taylor back when it first came out and I'm pretty sure that he admitted to using a pick to play it live early on until he got better.
     
  3. It's not that hard to get it fairly solid if you use a pick. I wouldn't even dream of trying it fingerstyle.

    It's not often easy to get a John Taylor bassline down totally solid, because he was a very solid player!!
     
  4. Bassmingo

    Bassmingo

    Nov 6, 2008
    Ireland
    john still plays it with a pick
     
  5. Thunderitter

    Thunderitter Bass - the final frontier! Supporting Member

    Jun 6, 2007
    USA
    Play it with a pick - it needs that for the attack too!
     

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