Learning this song on the bass guitar

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  1. Nickthedick

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    i thought it was about time i learned to play this masterpiece...what a bally fucking bass lick!
     
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    btw...not me in the video
     
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    BITD, that was the shit.
     
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    it still is the shit bro! fucking bass line is magic
     
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    Yeah it's still great, but I was around in 1970 when the top ten songs were:

    1. Layla - Derek and the Dominos
    2. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon and Garfunkel
    3. Let It Be - The Beatles
    4. Your Song - Elton John
    5. Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine - James Brown
    6. Lola - The Kinks
    7. Who'll Stop the Rain - Creedence Clearwater Revival
    8. Fire and Rain - James Taylor
    9. Paranoid - Black Sabbath
    10. All Right Now - Free


    Sabbath was in a class all its own.
     
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    It's awesome and easy as fuck
     
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    can you imagine hearing sabbath for the first time in the late 60s? noone seen this shit coming...
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    That's what I'm saying. There was nothing close to that sound back then. Truly revolutionary.
     
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    Can you say Egg McMuffin?
     
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    what the fuck are you goin on about?
     
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    That's one of the 1st songs I learned on bass. Geezer is a god. Fun song to play.
     
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    i almost got it...except for the solo of course...
     
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    gotta respect the man...
     
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    bill ward is also vegan...fucking maniacs...i could never do it...
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    NIB
     
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    after learning how to play the first guys version up until the solo i decided to watch this guy play it and hes way fucking better!
     
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    That guy has good Rush and Yes videos.


     
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    Fuck the bass get a Chapman Stick

     
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    Fuck yeah, paid by the note!!!!

    :haha::haha:
     
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    wow...that was absolutely terrible...