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slap bass songs

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Unemploid, Jul 15, 2017.

  1. what slap bass songs do you know, or even your favorite?
  2. Stumbo

    Stumbo Wherever you go, there you are. Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 11, 2008
    the Cali Intergalctic Mind Space
    Song Surgeon slow downer software- full 4 hour demo
  3. Well besides the obvious Higher Ground by RHCP, I really like Panic Station by Muse, very bass driven and a pretty sick slap line in the verse (not a hard one IMO either)
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  4. Hari Seldon

    Hari Seldon

    Dec 27, 2016
    Some recent favorites:
    • Forget Me Nots (Patrice Rushen, Freddie Washington on bass)
    • Get on the Floor (Michael Jackson, Louis Johnson [of Brothers Johnson])
    • Dark Necessities (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Flea)
    • The Sinister Minister (Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Victor Wooten)
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  5. Wisebass


    Jan 12, 2017
    Lost in Space
  6. foderaman

    foderaman Supporting Member

    Jun 14, 2005
    Stay with me Tonight. Jeffrey Osborne
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  7. jerry

    jerry Doesn't know BDO Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 1999
    Great song, the great Alphonso Johnson played on that one.
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  8. gebass6

    gebass6 We're not all trying to play the same music.

    May 3, 2009
    N.E Illinois
    You want slap?
    I'll give you slap!
    Slam The Clown - Alain Caron
  9. tlc1976


    Aug 2, 2016
    That was the first slap song I tried learning, back in college.

    Other good ones:
    Anita Baker - Same Ole Love
    Til Tuesday - I Could Get Used To This
  10. Badwater


    Jan 12, 2017
    Dark Necessities RHCP.

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