Added: Oct 17, 2012

From: Scott's Bass Lessons

Duration: 20:33

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Cleimar Fernandes Says:

Jul 10, 2014 - Best Teacher ever!

Kat Evans Says:

Jul 12, 2014 - the screen behind you... fucking inception man

Erick J Says:

Jul 12, 2014 - i like the lesson, saludos!!

TheSchoggisauce Says:

Jul 14, 2014 - very good lessons, keep up the good work! :)

David Gonzalez Says:

Jul 14, 2014 - Greate teaching ability mate, you rule!.

Lassodhisoka Says:

Jul 15, 2014 - Mr. Tummus or Tumnus (?) from Narnia!! Obviously bald

Stu Demarkles Says:

Apr 16, 2014 - which brand is that bass

Glenn Macion Says:

Jul 19, 2014 - thanks for the tip....you are blessed...=D

Oliver Hancock Says:

Jul 25, 2014 - Nice lesson, but cut the long title sequence, please

Robert Rickner Says:

Jul 25, 2014 - thank you scott devine. ive always wanted to learn slap bass. you sir, are my bass hero 

Cheldina Sylverain Says:

Jul 25, 2014 - what bassline was he playing at 0:24

Victor Amogu Says:

Aug 2, 2014 - feels like you are playing drums at 12:00

Daniel chapman Says:

Aug 2, 2014 - Can a type of string make slapping and popping easier. I have flatwounds and it's difficult.

icsc87 Says:

Aug 2, 2014 - you're just adorable!!!

Fedor Timoshenko Says:

Aug 3, 2014 - man, this is so cool! Thanks, yeah!

Scott Vanthoff Says:

Aug 5, 2014 - OMG you are most awesome dude thanks for posting your videos, I have learn't so much.

Steven Swann Says:

Aug 7, 2014 - I always slap note when i played bass but now i forgot Lets say my challenge in my band is to make a song where i slap note on the lead guitar... :D wish mah luck xD 

Manuel Gonsales Says:

Aug 11, 2014 - thank you for you masters.. fron to argentina

Ramon Rosario Says:

Aug 14, 2014 - Veeeeryyy profectional

Gustavo Rotger Says:

Aug 16, 2014 -

Troy Fernandez Says:

Aug 19, 2014 - Awesome man. Iv incorporated slap bass into my style. I play in a metal band and if get the right tone, it works really well. 

Michael Stoneham Says:

May 18, 2014 - how do you slap the A string with your thumb without hitting the E string its hard. should explain that. I find when i play the A string it is to quite. and i can't hammer on properly. 

bogoid Says:

Mar 30, 2014 - My second bass teacher was into funk, a hell of a beast when it came to slap. Now I find you, a master of the slap technique... You know what you both have in common? you and my teacher are bald :P that's the secret!!

Austin Dunn Says:

Aug 4, 2014 - glove on the fretting hand? would've expected it on picking

Ayrat musikMan Says:

Aug 13, 2014 - and why do you need gloves?