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Bass Transcriptions and More by bassist Dave Fink Transcriptions. Darling Dear · The House On Website. bio/. TRANSCRIPTION OF JAMES JAMERSON’S BASSLINE TO. “YOU’RE MY EVERYTHING” by THE TEMPATIONS by PAUL WOLFE -to-play-bass. com. Welcome to this collection of James Jamerson transcriptions. There’s also some bonus Motown transcriptions.

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When I asked Randy if I could reprint his story on my site, he asked that I include the following info: I can remember during the first rehearsal improvising a couple of bars of one tune with a little bass slap and pop, but Martha wouldn’t have it. I’ve uploaded Jamerson’s original bass hamerson from several classic Motown recordings.

Here I am on the phone with one of the senior members of Universal Music and he’s complimenting my bass playing. My personal explorations of the City ended up being detroitfunk. Plus they loved to use octaves and arpeggios to create movement.

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Jim Transcription was here Saturday night sitting at my computer and just delighted. Don’t use the sub to sell or advertise your gear with very few exceptions, ask the mods. They might ask you if you can play Superstition in E though.

Lets just say I am far FAR from being a wealthy person.

If you bas to sweeten the tracks, you had to either do a different mix when you recorded the original tracks or make an 8 Track to 8 Track transfer and put the perc and drums together etc. Then start here and learn more about my Bass lessons.

Skip to Content Skip to Navigation. These guys are all my heroes, so it’s very moving to listen to the tone, the distortion, the technique Oftentimes the bass was the most interesting thing happening in the arrangement. You’ve done the bass community a service. True that, but any mixing engineer worth they’re salt will do a low pass and jamersno out higher frequencies if they’re interfering.


The part that mentions ‘Motown Recording Company’ is my donation. Hehe, you basically said it in your last sentence, but if you showed up and just plonked this bassline down on tape like Dr.

Keep in mind that on some of these isolated bass tracks the bass doesn’t enter right away, or there are breakdowns within the song, so you’ll hear occasional gaps of silence. May you find some small or large thing that is equally good for you in the days to come! I’ve also included some other famous Motown bass performances in addition to Jamerson.

It really puts a nail in Carole Kaye’s argument about her playing on the Motown Jamerson tracks in question. I was ecstatic to see the James Jamerson isolated tracks on your page.

But amazing things have happened here, and this place has history like no other place in the USA. The images can be viewed in these three Motown Docs pdf files. Listen to son of a preacher man by dusty Springfield, or midnight train to Georgia, or even something like Judy in disguise. So in fairness, I’ve password-protected the page until licensing details are worked out, assuming that the option stays on the table. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet.

You’ll see that I am never mentioned as they were donated anonymously. Anyway, long story short David mentioned that he was a bassist from Queens back in the day played a ’63 Fender Precisionand we chatted for a bit. Yes, it is very blown out, and third world as far as modern cities go. A horn led instrumental track driven by another great Jamerson line.


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It is eye opening and ear popping! Or Good Times in E. I just posted my transcription of James Jamerson’s bass line on Bernadette on my blog.

Actually, that’s the thing, the bass was pretty hot in the mix, if you listen to it carefully in any Motown recording. In a interview with Bass Guitar magazine, McCartney recalled his training on the instrument: Of course, Marvin was the producer, so most of the notes are in his handwriting. His groove-oriented melodicism brought about a broader awareness of the role and possibilities of the bass guitar, and no less an authority than Paul McCartney rates him as an influence traanscriptions his own playing.

Very interesting to hear those solo’ed tracks. We encourage you to report spam posts or posts that violate the rules, but please send a message mamerson the moderators at the same time. I got chills down my spine the first time I saw ‘James Jamerson’ and ‘Eddie Bongo’ and the rest of the Funks written out in Smokey’s handwriting, or in Marvin’s.

Log in or sign up in seconds. Here are some comments I’ve gotten about my isolated Motown tracks. It sat well in the mix and listeners felt it more than they heard it in some cases.