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"Steering Wheel" Bass

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by bigmanb, Apr 25, 2002.


  1. Does anyone else play bass on their stearing wheel when they are driving? I find myself doing this constantly, and it's actually quite fun. If I really get into it I'll start slapping too.
     
  2. frankencow150

    frankencow150 Guest

    Oct 17, 2001
  3. LOL .. I don´t drive, but I "play" on everything else I have around me. Practicing that way has helped me improving my tapping techinque.. I´ve also discovered that I have good skills for hand percussion since I´ve always been playing rythms on any surface with my hands and fingers since I remember.
     
  4. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    I don't play bass on inanimate objects, but like luis, I find myself playing perscussion on whatever is handy.

    Steering wheels, desks, dashboards, butts, whatever!
     
  5. ;) :eek: :D
     
  6. Hategear

    Hategear Workin' hard at hardly workin'.

    Apr 6, 2001
    Appleton, Swissconsin
    Yeah, sometimes I "fret" my steering wheel. I never solo on the wheel though -- that leads to accidents!
     
  7. JP Bassman

    JP Bassman

    Jun 18, 2001
    Jersey/DC
    OH MAN!! I do this all the time, usually my right hand jsut bangs the steering wheel while my left hand "frets" it, its actually quite humorous to watch, or so im told :D
     
  8. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    You should have heard the slap solo I did when I was driving through Alabama...man! :D