by Chris Tarry
ake a look at this classic Jamerson type bass line. Notice the
use of 16th notes over a standard rock/r&b groove. Learn to feel
comfortable with the placement of 16th notes on and off the beat
by playing this line and transcribing others like it.
You can find Jamerson lines on most of the famous Motown hits
or in the great book "Standing in the Shadows of Mowtown". The
book is also a great tool for improving your sight reading.