Interested in bass but not sure how to get started? Here's some info about what your options are:

And here's some info about playing your new bass:

Changing strings? It's easy:

How do I know what note I'm playing?:

Slap bass!

Slap bass part 2!

Slap bass part 3!

Dead notes...

3 basic scales to use with the 3 basic chord families:

(Major chords - major scale, minor chords - natural minor scale, dominant chords - mixolydian mode. There are more options, but this is a good starting point).

Major Scales De-mystified:

The Natural Minor Scale:

The Mixolydian Mode:

How to practice scales you've learned:

More about working with scales:

Scale sequencing as a concept:

Playing chordally: