Hello bass players and fans of bass playing!
Band: Alice In Chains
Song: “No Excuses”
Words & Music by Jerry Cantrell
Genre: Grunge/Alternative Rock
Bass Player: Mike Inez
Album: Jar Of Flies (1994)
“No Excuses” was released as the first single from the EP, Jar Of Flies. The single was a number one hit on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart in 1994.
* Alice in Chains performed an acoustic version of “No Excuses” for its appearance on MTV Unplugged in 1996 and the song was included on the Unplugged live album and home video release.
Fig. 1 – No Excuses’ Famous Bass Intro: Tune down 1/2 step: Eb-Ab-Db-Gb