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Slap the bass, man!

King Crimson - Sleepless (actually the technique here could be labelled Funk Fingers, but that will do):
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Primus - Complete oeuvre (ok except for the songs with upright)

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Bonin' In The Boneyard by Fishbone

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I remember in the '80s Mark King was a good one.
Still good in 2010.
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Flea demonstrates how to "Slap" on a Fleabass! :arrow: http://youtu.be/En1U1P9di64

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Primus - The Awakening & Tommy the Cat, Charlottesville, VA 8/1/2010 :arrow: http://youtu.be/cBUBkwmNQ4g

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Larry Graham - Hair - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6YO4rC3ZB7g
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Pink Floyd - One of these days

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Mr_Green_Genes wrote:
Pink Floyd - One of these days

Not at all, actually. It's just heavy attack with a pick on a P-bass. Here's a fine example: Gentle Giant - Free Hand https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qk7HntT82hE at about 4:20.


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tiboudre wrote:
Mr_Green_Genes wrote:
Pink Floyd - One of these days

Not at all, actually. It's just heavy attack with a pick on a P-bass. Here's a fine example: Gentle Giant - Free Hand https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qk7HntT82hE at about 4:20.

Doesn't that qualify as slapping?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dAn8afV6SjY*

*You can see it on the Delicate Sound of Thunder video...

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Mr_Green_Genes wrote:
tiboudre wrote:
Mr_Green_Genes wrote:
Pink Floyd - One of these days

Not at all, actually. It's just heavy attack with a pick on a P-bass. Here's a fine example: Gentle Giant - Free Hand https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qk7HntT82hE at about 4:20.

Doesn't that qualify as slapping?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dAn8afV6SjY*

*You can see it on the Delicate Sound of Thunder video...

Yes, I'm pretty sure Guy Pratt did it live for them then, but not on Meddle.


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Trip wrote:
Flea demonstrates how to "Slap" on a Fleabass! :arrow: http://youtu.be/En1U1P9di64

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Red Hot Chili Peppers - Funky Monks
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Hmm, I pretty sure that opening is Frusciante, if that's what you're referring to.

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Yes, I have my doubts too. Very high pitched...

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It is indeed John.
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