How To Play Bass Songs Tutorials - Arranged Chronologically


Here's all of the How To Play Bass Song Tutorials that I have on the How To Play Bass website arranged chronologically - newest first!

The Following Song Tutorials were originally featured in First Bass And Beyond. First Bass And Beyond Subscribers have extended high definition versions of the following videos available to download, as well as notation and tab for the parts.


Bass For Beginners - We Are Young by Fun

Revolution by The Beatles

Bass For Beginners - Sunny Afternoon by The Kings

Don't Fear The Reaper by Blue Oyster Cult

Under The Bridge by The Red Hot Chili Peppers

Dani California Part 1 by The Red Hot Chili Peppers

Dani California Part 2 by The Red Hot Chili Peppers

Californication Part 1 by The Red Hot Chili Peppers

Californication Part 2 by The Red Hot Chili peppers

Back In The USSR by The Beatles

Bass For Beginners House of The Rising Sun by The Animals

Can't Get Enough Part 1 by Bad Companqy

With A Little Help From My Friends Part 2 by The Beatles

With A Little Help From My Friends Part 1 by The Beatles

Suspicious Minds Part 2 by Elvis

Suspicious Minds Part 1 by Elvis

I Feel Fine by The Beatles

Treasure by Bruno Mars

Bass For Beginners - All Shook Up - by Elvis

Bass For Beginners - Teddy Bear by Elvis

Bass For Beginners - Hearthbreak Hotel by Elvis

Bass For Beginners - When A Man Loves A Woman by Percy Sledge

Bass for Beginners - Baby Love by The Supremes

Johnny B Goode by Johnny Winters - bass by Tommy Shannon

Twist And Shout by The Beatles

Bass For Beginners - You Send Me by Sam Cooke

Love Shack by The B-52s

Bass For Beginners - Love Me Do

Bass For Beginners - Whiter Shade of Pale

Don't Stop Believing by Journey

Bass for Beginners - Wonderful Tonight by Eric Clapton

And Your Bird Can Sing by The Beatles

I Want Your Love by Chic

Bass For Beginers - Imagine

Mustang Sally (Buddy Guy)

Boogie Oogie Oogie - Taste Of Honey

Bass For Beginners - Yesterday

Take Me To The River by The Commitments

Hello Goodbye by The Beatles

Mustang Sally by The Commitments

When Love Comes To Town by U2 and BB King

Mustang Sally by Wilson Pickett

Born Under A Bad Sign by Cream

Red Red Wine by UB40

Oh Pretty Woman by Albert Collins

Rocking Down The Highway by The Doobie Brothers

I'm A Believer by The Monkees

Born On the Bayou by Creedence Clearwater Revival

Got To Get You Into My Life by The Beatles

Lady Writer by Dire Straits

Walk This Way by Aerosmith

Walk Don't Run by The Ventures

Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival

Proud Mary by Creedence Clearwater Revival

Staying Alive by The Bee Gees

Jessica Part 2 by The Allman Brothers

Lady Marmalade by Labelle

Jessica Part 1 by The Allman Brothers

Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison

Spirits In The Material World by The Police

Born To Be Wild by Steppenwolf

Get Off My Cloud by The Rolling Stones

Jive Talking by The Bee Gees

Gimme 3 Steps Part 2 by Lynyrd Skynyrd

Walk On The Wild Side by Lou Reed

On Broadway by George Benson

Gimme 3 Steps Part 1 by Lynyrd Skynyrd

Roll Over Beethoven by The Beatles

Isn't She Lovely by Stevie Wonder

Summertime Blues by Eddie Cochran

Uptight by Stevie Wonder

Locked Out Of Heaven by Bruno Mars

Birthday by The Beatles

Annie Wants A Baby by The Chili Peppers/Flea

The Lazy Song by Bruno Mars

The Joker by Steve Miller Band

Three Little Birds by Bob Marley

Rolling In The Deep by Adele

Another Brick In The Wall by Pink Floyd

The Power Of Love - Huey Lewis And The News

Bass For Beginners - Green Onions

Your Love Is King by Sade

Just The Two Of Us by Bill Withers

Smooth Operator Part 2 by Sade

Smooth Operator Part 1 by Sade

Ghostbusters by Ray Parker

Maneater by Hall And Oates

Feeling Good by Muse

Night Fever by The Bee Gees

Let's Stick Together by Bryan Ferry

You're The One That I Want by David Hungate/Grease

Going Underground Parts 1 and 2 by The Jam

Town Called Malice by The Jam

I Feel Free by Cream

Sultans Of Swings by Dire Straits

People Get Ready by Jeff Beck

Could You Be Loved by Bob Marley

White Room by Cream

Badge by Cream

Dizzy Miss Lizzy by The Beatles

Bass For Beginners - Sunshine Of Your Love

Cocaine - Eric Clapton

China Grove - The Doobie Brothers

Bass For Beginners - Seven Nation Army

Roadhouse Blues by The Doors

People Are Strange by The Doors

Break On Through To The Other Side by The Doors

Stone Cold Crazy by Queen

Hello I Love You by The Doors

Riders On The Storm by The Doors

Hammer To Fall by Queen

One Vision Part 2 by Queen

One Vision Part 1 by Queen

It's A Kind Of Magic by Queen

I Want To Break Free by Queen

September by Earth Wind And Fire

We Are Family by Sister Sledge

You Should Be Dancing by The Bee Gees

And The Beat Goes On by The Whispers

Ain't No Stopping Us Now - McFadden & Whitehead

Let's Go Round Again - The Average White Band

You Make Loving Fun (Part 2) by Fleetwood Mac, bass by John McVie

You Make Loving Fun (Part 1) by Fleetwood Mac, bass by John McVie

Dreams by Fleetwood Mac, bass by John McVie

Little Lies by Fleetwood Mac, bass by John McVie

Don't Stop by Fleetwood Mac, bass by John McVie

Stepping Out by Joe Jackson/Graham Maby

I'm The Man by Joe Jackson/Graham Maby

Fools In Love by Joe Jackson/Graham Maby

Is She Really Going Out With Him by Joe Jackson/Graham Maby

Lovecats by The Cure

A Hard Day's Night by The Beatles

Can't Buy Me Love by The Beatles

All My Loving by The Beatles

8 Days A Week by The Beatles/Paul McCartney

Buffalo Soldier by Bob Marley

Brown Sugar by The Rolling Stones

Paint It Black by The Rolling Stones

Honky Tonk Woman by The Rolling Stones

Start Me Up by The Rolling Stones

Jumping Jack Flash by The Rolling Stones

I Get Around by The Beach Boys

Wouldn't It Be Nice by The Beach Boys

California Girls by The Beach Boys

Surfing USA by The Beach Boys

Midnight Hour by Wilson Pickett/Duck Dunn

The Adventures of Raindance Maggie by The Chili Peppers/Flea

Respect by Otis Redding/Duck Dunn

Hard To Handle by Otis Redding/Duck Dunn

Hold On I'm Coming by Sam and Dave/Duck Dunn

Knock On Wood by Eddie Floyd/Duck Dunn

Mr Pitiful by Otis redding/Duck Dunn

Mama's Pearl by The Jackson 5

Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground) by The Jacksons

ABC by The Jackson 5

Pretty Young Thing by Michael Jackson

Beat It by Michael Jackson

Cadillac Ranch by Garry Tallent/Bruce Springsteen

Jackson Cage by Garry Tallent/Bruce Springsteen

Sherry Darling by Garry Tallent/Bruce Springsteen

The Ties That Bind by Garry Tallent/Bruce Springsteen

Don't Stop Me Now by Queen

Don't Stop Me Now Part 2 by Queen

25 Miles by Edwin Starr

What Does It Take (To Win your Love) by Junior Walker/James Jamerson

Come See About Me by The Supremes/James Jamerson

Back in My Arms Again by The Supremes/James Jamerson

Heatwave by Martha Reeves/James Jamerson.

Ain't Too Proud To Beg by The Temptations/James Jamerson

The Chain by Fleetwood Mac

Little Green Bag from Reservoir Dogs

Long Train Running by The Doobie Brothers

Jimmy Mack by Martha Reeves & The Vandellas

5ive Gears In Reverse by Elvis Costello

Drive My Car by The Beatles

Wonderwall by Oasis

Exodus by Bob Marley

Get It On by T-Rex

Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones

You Shook Me All Night Long by AC:DC

Tear Your Playhouse Down by Paul Young (Pino's bass line...)

I Can't Turn You Loose by Otis Redding

Don't Look Back In Anger by Oasis

Little Wing by Jimi Hendrix

Come Together by The Beatles

Purple Haze by Jimi Hendrix

Walking On The Moon by The Police

Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen

Radioactive by The Kings Of Leon

China Girl by David Bowie

Parklife by Blur

Disco Inferno by The Trammps

That's The Way I Like It by KC& The Sunshine Band

Le Freak by Chic

Good Times by Chic

I Want You Back Part 1 by The Jackson 5

I Want You Back Part 2 by The Jackson 5

Smooth Criminal by Michael Jackson

Money For Nothing by Dire Straits

Master Blaster by Stevie Wonder

Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder

Sir Duke Part 2 by Stevie Wonder

One Love/People Get Ready by Bob Marley

Tush by ZZ Top

She's Not There by Santana

Soul Man by Sam And Dave

Teenage Dirtbag by Wheatus

Should I Stay Or Should I Go by the Clash

Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

La Grange by ZZ Top

Billie Jean by Michael Jackson

Bad by Michael Jackson

Jamming by Bob Marley

Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry

Get Up Stand Up by Bob Marley

Use Somebody by The Kings Of Leon

Pick Up The Pieces by The Average White Band

I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down by Elvis Costello

Let's Groove Tonight by Earth Wind & Fire

Baggy Trousers by Madness

Cover Me by Bruce Springsteen

It Must Be Love by Madness

Bring On The Night by The Police

The Bed's Too Big Without You by The Police

Time Is Tight by Booker T And The MGs

Tears of A Clown by Smoky Robinson

Brown Eyed Girl by Van Morrison

Pump It Up by Elvis Costello


Older Song Tutorials With PDFs:

Back in 2009 I filmed a sequence of simple song tutorials aimed at beginners. Those tutorials had PDFs to go with them....when I moved the website at the beginning of 2012 those PDFs got lost. I've remade them and these free bass lessons are available to subscribers of my free monthly ezine.

Can't Stand Losing You by The Police

Under Pressure by Queen

Let's Dance by David Bowie

Moondance by Van Morrison

I Shot The Sherriff by Bob Marley (also Eric Clapton version)


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