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      Two Octave Walking Lines For The Win By Kevin Guin     The quarter-note occupies a deceptively modest place in the pecking order of musical rhythms. You might even think that since you are getting along rather well rhythmically that you could probably play walking bass lines in your
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          You Got A Blues Shuffle, Right? By Kevin Guin   The purpose of the lesson today is to provide an example of a classic blues shuffle, to show effective ways to interpret this noble bass groove, and to also give some smart, helpful advice on how to
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              Five Blues Walking Bass Lines To Learn By Kevin Guin   One thing all bass players need to do is learn how to drive a blues band with a shuffle and also play a fat walking blues line. In this small collection of blues walking
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      What are some of the biggest mistakes people make when learning to play bass?  People are sometimes directed in the wrong direction when attempting to learn a new instrument.  They get involved with the wrong teacher or try and learn on their own.  There are options, for sure –
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      I am often asked by beginning bass students what the difference is between bass guitar lessons, and lessons on other types of guitars such as electric guitars or acoustic guitars. While electric guitars and acoustic guitars are very similar in nature, the bass guitar is a completely different animal. 
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      If you’re curious about playing bass but can’t find a teacher in your area, online bass guitar lessons may be right for you. Video-chatting technology like Skype and Google Hangouts make it easy to connect with a teacher and start making music from your own home.   You may