About Talkingbass-Mark

Hi everyone. I'm Mark J Smith. Founder and Administrator of

Top 5 Flea Slap Bass Riffs

Here are 5 slap riffs by Flea of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers in no particular order or ranking! If you have any more ideas for classic riffs just let me know in the comments! […]

Top 5 Classic Rock Bass Riffs

This lesson gives a few basic exercises for brushing up on your technique when shifting positions. Whenever you play extended scale patterns or just move from one area of the neck to another during a line, you have to make shifts of your anchored position so it’s a very important part of playing. […]