Blues bass pattern number 1 demonstrated for key of G

Here’s a video demonstrating the basic blues bass pattern.

This example uses the key of G with a basic shuffle drum rhythm.

Watch and play along, the captions will help guide you to each chord in the 12 bar blues progression.

Watch the video on this page…

Here’s a diagram of the basic blues bass pattern that is applied in the video:

basic blues bass pattern 1

basic blues bass pattern 1

About rex

rex b. is the bass player / singer for BreakupAK, the house band for Palmer Bar in Palmer, AK. his is an avid fan of the blues and has been a blues bass player for over 20 years. this site is dedicated to teaching and learning the 12 bar blues.
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