6/22/2018

Kings Of Leon - Cold Desert & Arizona (Pedal Tone Basslines, part 3)

Here are two very nice real world examples of "pedal tone basslines" by Kings Of Leon:

But first we have to discuss another concept: the so-called "inverted pedal point":
This is when a note is sustained in the top part of the music (rather than the bass note).

A good example for this are the verses to “Cold Desert” by Kings Of Leon: