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  • Glenn Hughes To Host Weekly Radio Show

    Glenn Hughes To Host Weekly Radio Show

    Ex-Deep Purple and current Black Country Communion bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes is getting his own radio show on Planet Rock starting Sunday June 5th at 6pm GMT. Throughout the program, Hughes will be playing his favorite songs as well as telling stories from his incredible 40-year career including tales with and about Black Sabbath, Dio, David... »

  • Andrew Seward and Against Me! Auction Bass for Alabama Red Cross

    Andrew Seward and Against Me! Auction Bass for Alabama Red Cross

    In light of the devastating storms that have ravaged the South, the punk rockers of Against Me! are auctioning a brand new Fender Roger Waters Signature Precision bass with all proceeds being donated to the Alabama Red Cross. The bass is signed by all the members including Andrew Seward, who has close ties to Alabama.... »

  • Jayme Lewis and Voyce McGinley III: Cool Bass & Drums Jam

    Jayme Lewis and Voyce McGinley III: Cool Bass & Drums Jam

    Here’s a great little jam with bassist Jayme Lewis and drummer Voyce McGinley III. Jayme wrote the tune, and plays both 4- and 5-string basses on it. The 4-string is a tenor bass. Thanks to Flemming, who shared this video. »

  • Alberto Rigoni Releases “Rebirth”

    Alberto Rigoni Releases “Rebirth”

    Bassist Alberto Rigoni has released his second solo album, Rebirth, on Nightmare Records. The 9-track set sees Rigoni flexing his compositional muscles with compelling tunes that range from ambient grooves to full-on prog-rock jams. Rigoni, who is also a member of Twinspirits and Lady & The Bass, enlisted the help of fellow bassists Michael Manring... »

  • EBS Announces Two New String Models

    EBS Announces Two New String Models

    EBS Professional Bass Equipment is expanding their bass string line with some new additions. The first is an updated version of their Titanium Nickel strings, featuring a softer surface designed to provide more comfort. The second is the company’s new Stainless Steel string, designed for a more classic sound. The Titanium Nickel strings will begin... »

  • Top Ten: The Most Popular Victor Wooten Videos

    Top Ten: The Most Popular Victor Wooten Videos

    Victor Wooten has consistently been among the reader favorites on No Treble (not to mention NT staffers). Looking at our past coverage – especially videos – we decided to pull out the 10 most popular ones we’ve covered here, based on reader views. We’re sure we’ve missed some out there, but that’s good news for... »

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  • Andres Rotmistrovsky: Seminare

    Andres Rotmistrovsky: Seminare

    It wasn’t long ago we featured Andres Rotmistrovsky, who blows us away with his solo bass arrangements. Andres recently shared his latest – an arrangement of “Seminare”, a tune by the Argentinian band Seru Giran written by Charly Garcia. »

  • Freekbass Releases “Concentrate” as Free Album Download

    Freekbass Releases “Concentrate” as Free Album Download

    Freekbass has released his fifth full length album, Concentrate. The bassist, who funk legend Bootsy Collins took under his wing, used the project to mix his two passions – electronica and funk bass – to create hard grooving and heavy soundscapes. The ten tracks are full of special guests, including DJ Spooky, Adam Deitch, Steve... »

  • M Basses Unveils Mp Series Basses

    M Basses Unveils Mp Series Basses

    M Basses has announced their Mp-4 an Mp-5 models, a new set of hand made basses inspired by vintage designs. Standard features for the line include a swamp ash or alder body, a 34” scale maple neck, and an Indian rosewood fingerboard with 20 or 21 frets for the 4- and 5-string versions, respectively. In... »

  • Grace Under Pressure

    Grace Under Pressure

    This week’s column is inspired by a conversation I had with someone on a recent tour. Everyone in this story will remain nameless, so as not to get anyone into trouble. The “someone” is one of the best guitarists I’ve known, and he’s a stand up guy. He’s played with just about everyone who you... »