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Using a pick for bass
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Being primarily a guitar player, the few times I've picked up bass came naturally with a pick. 

For louder songs, like Come Together, it's of course easier for you to play it with a pick, because finger playing reduces the sharpness that's essential. It's much easier to keep the rhythm that way and you don't need to focus as much.

On the other hand, though, on softer, quieter songs, I prefer finger playing as it's easier to bring out the emotional side that way (to me, at least.)

But what is most important of all is to not limit yourself to either. Practice both, imitate other bass players and then, the best part, - improvise :)

Good luck on your playing :)

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