Play pop bass guitar
26th Feb 2014 | 17:53
There are no hard and fast rules regarding pop bass lines, but keeping it simple is often the way to go.
BASS EXPO 2014: Bass in pop music draws from a huge amount of genres and techniques, but one aspect of pop that tends to remain consistent is the bass as the link between rhythm and melody.
The B4 bass features Bartolini MK-1 Pickups and MK-1 EQ, complimenting the natural tone of the mahogany or swamp ash body. And thanks to Hipshot Lic. Tuners, tuning accuracy and stability is exactly what you'll get on the stylish, versatile, and affordable B4 bass.
Hartke's Kickback 15 combo amp houses the revolutionary Two-Way (upright and tilt back) cabinet design, plus a custom Hartke 15-inch aluminum cone driver, the unique Shape control for accurate tone shaping, a three-band EQ, passive/active input jack, and balanced XLR Out.
An experienced bassist and teacher, Mead is currently playing bass guitar with fast-rising UK rockers Empire.