Song 32 - "Roxanne" by The Police

Song: Roxanne
Artist: The Police
Tuning: Standard (EADG)

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I practiced this fingerstyle and went back to listen to the original just before recording and realized Sting used a pick, so, grabbed one, ran through a couple times and recorded.
Tone up all the way on the '61 P.
Once again used a little of the good old VT Bass DI in SVT mode.


Nice job @John_E! Is that a Nash?

Nope. Fender Custom Shop

And thanks!

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Very very nice. What I love about learning bass is revisiting stuff from my youth i.e. The Police and realizing there’s a lot going on under the hood of what sounds like a simple pop song.

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This sounds great John! You nailed all the little nuances that make this bassline so good. Nice call going with the pick on this one, really matches the attack Sting used.

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