Duran Duran's John Taylor breaks down the bassline to Rio

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We're loving John Taylor's new Stone Love Bass Odyssey lockdown series. Each episode features a breakdown of his bass part on a classic Duran Duran song. And this week's is a big one.

Following Planet Earth and Girls On Film, this time it's Rio; an absolute beast of a bass track. Watch it below. 

Rob Laing
Guitars Editor, MusicRadar

I'm the Guitars Editor for MusicRadar, handling news, reviews, features, tuition, advice for the strings side of the site and everything in between. Before MusicRadar I worked on guitar magazines for 15 years, including Editor of Total Guitar in the UK. When I'm not rejigging pedalboards I'm usually thinking about rejigging pedalboards.