(Sitting On) The Dock Of The Bay Written by Otis Redding (along with Steve Cropper) and released shortly After his death this track charted at number 3 UK in 1968. Killer tone, amazing feel and an impeccable sense of the perfect bass hook. Nearly every musician who plays popular music – be it soul, R&B, pop, or the others – has been influenced by Donald “Duck” Dunn. To master that, you need to study the greats. SOUL FINGERS: DONALD "DUCK" DUNN Legendary Donald "Duck" Dunn was one of the most influential bassists in history. (LEFT) David Redfern/Redferns. Encyclopedia of Soul Grooves: Donald “Duck” Dunn’s Classic Bass Lines By Rob Collier… The bass world was... Bass Videos The Legends of Funk and R&B – the Sixties. (RIGHT) Jeff Dunn, a veteran live-sound engineer and tour manager who loves to play bass, with his dad’s ’58 Fender Precision.

This is a follow on lesson from last week where we looked at Duck Dunn’s incredible bass lines from the Blues Brothers records. Bass – Donald "Duck" Dunn Design – Barry Feinstein , Tom Wilkes (2) Design, Photography By – Camouflage Productions Donald "Duck" Dunn (November 24, 1941 – May 13, 2012) was an American bass guitarist, session musician, record producer, and songwriter.Dunn was notable for his 1960s recordings with Booker T. & the M.G. Now that is a one player that a lot of younger musicians could learn from. Think mine is as per original Duck Dunn’s bass line. In 1998, Donald "Duck" Dunn collaborated with Fender to produce a signature Precision Bass, a candy apple red-colored model based on the late 1950s style, with a gold anodized pickguard, a split-coil humbucking pickup and vintage hardware. Memphis Soul Baby!

Encyclopedia of Soul Grooves: Donald “Duck” Dunn’s Classic Bass Lines By Rob Collier. Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn is one of the true legends of soul music and wider bass playing. Of course, never forget that feel and groove is of paramount importance.

He played on countless soul, R&B, blues and rock recordings throughout the '60s and '70s, and provided the essential grooves for generations of listeners. Dunn … The Greats Of Soul Bass Guitar Donald 'Duck' Dunn As a member of Rock'n'Roll Hall Of Famers Booker T. Bass Performance Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn. Lesson Wrap Up. 9 Rhythm and Blues/Soul Bass Patterns There really are only a few sounds you need to learn before you can really play this music authentically. Tab by bass50611. In today’s bass lesson we are going to look at how to play 5 legendary soul bass riffs that were originally played by session legend Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn. So many variant Bass tabs on the same song – Amazing. Musician Donald "Duck" Dunn, the pioneering bass player whose grooves drove Booker T and the MGs and hits including Otis Redding's Respect has died in Tokyo, age 70.

(RIGHT) All other photos by Barry McCarthy. The great thing about his style is he creates very a lot of set bass riffs and bass lines which make learning his bass parts straightforward for beginner to intermediate bassist. Legendary Bassist “Duck” Dunn Bio and Transcriptions September 6, 2017 drdavewalkerblog Few people become legends in their own time, and even fewer are unaware of it when it happens, but this itself is part of the legend of one of the most influential bass players ever – Donald “Duck” Dunn . A lot of younger guys who are trying to memorize flashy solos could get a lot out of learning Duck Dunn's lines. This exclusive book captures Duck's life and music.

Is all our hearing so different? By Rob Collier July 1, 2012.

From 1968, Stax Records, Donald "Duck" Dunn on bass.