Added: Oct 17, 2012

From: Scott's Bass Lessons

Duration: 20:33

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Monty D Says:

Feb 1, 2014 - Thanks 

krausenband Says:

Mar 19, 2014 - i always wanted to learn how to slap, now with your lessons i will practice !!!

HugLovingPanda Says:

Jan 10, 2014 - For guitarists this is called the "Pentatonic Void".

Riku Larubis Says:

Feb 5, 2014 - I think, I can hear someone snoring / sleeping.

Kejt Stachura Says:

Apr 3, 2014 - mission failed, i won't be bass player :C

CFeliX rOy Says:

Mar 13, 2014 - im almost there 2 learn!!...thank you scott for ur help...

Parth Mahajan Says:

Jan 13, 2014 - very help full! thanks Scott! 

Laurie Harper Says:

Mar 20, 2014 - Thanks Scott. Excellent clear explanation.

TeamCocoEnt. Kor Says:

Mar 21, 2014 - thank you so freaking much 

Riccardo Pisciotta Says:

Apr 6, 2014 - Hi Scott! you're great, so nice and funny this video. It's a pretty crescendo in which you explain so easily how to play this bass tecnique. I used to play "some" bass years ago and you made me want to restart playing... So nice to join your yt channel! just keep going... Ciao ;) Riccardo

TheHawkEyeMan1 Says:

Mar 19, 2014 - what program did you use to record ur bass?

Ismar Šaćirović Says:

Mar 15, 2014 - Best Slap Lesson on youtube.

Mark L Says:

Mar 29, 2014 - Hello, may i know the brand of your bass guitar?

Ben Ryan Says:

Apr 11, 2014 - I love the i'm gooooood face at 18:28 lol!! Great video slap is beautiful thing when you get it right. 

Joakim Tribual Says:

Apr 7, 2014 - I like that slim neck

giuseppe marco Basile Says:

Apr 12, 2014 - thanks ;)

Xin Jin Says:

Apr 9, 2014 - Would anyone tell me what is the brand of Scott's bass please?

John grandbois Says:

Apr 13, 2014 - I find this to be verrrry helpful, thank you!

Stu Demarkles Says:

Apr 16, 2014 - which brand is that bass

Elifaber Andrades Says:

Apr 18, 2014 - Excellent.. (y)

Tobias Pål Davies Says:

Jan 13, 2014 - Hey Scott, can I just ask about the glove?Personal preference or is it something special? :) Just wondering.

Masa Mainio Says:

Feb 14, 2014 - the only thing thats causing me headache is the left hand slap, i never even thought about using it to play things. its really hard to start suddenly using force when all my life I've been just gently pressed the frets. well, no can do but practice...

Emilce Garrido Says:

Jan 10, 2014 - thank you very much for the help!

Caleb Owens Says:

Mar 27, 2014 - Awesome! I have never heard the thing about the left hand percussion. Very helpful.

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!!