Doug Wimbish Takes You Inside His Effect-Driven Grooves (VIDEO)

Doug Wimpish gives you an up close and personal look at his use of effects and playing technique
By BP Staff , |

Doug Wimbish exploded onto the scene with his funky rock outfit Living Colour in 1984 and has been a pivotal figure in the bass world ever since. His use of a wide variety of effects and playing techniques makes him a monster of the bass who has had a massive impact on players everywhere.

In these clips Wimbish takes you through his playing approach with his bandmate Will Calhoun to let you see the secrets of his bass technique. 

Here's Wimbish in action with Living Colour playing their hit "Cult of Personality"