It may be boring but you do need to know all the notes on your bass guitar.
It helps not only to memorise the note names but to deeply understand the patterns that make learning bass easy.
Once you familiarise yourself with the mass of strings and frets on your bass, you'll be able to play what you like and move around the neck with ease.
You'll learn all of that and more in this week's lesson.
The lessons below will further your understanding of the bass guitar fretboard.