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  • Funk and R&B Bass – At a Glance

    Funk and R&B Bass – At a Glance

    Hal Leonard's new At a Glance for bassists gets its latest edition with the release of Funk and R&B Bass. As with all the titles in the series, Funk and R&B Bass pairs instructional DVD lessons with a supplemental book with TAB notation and details. Funk and R&B Bass includes individualized study on topics including… »

  • MarloweDK Releases “Beginning Slap Bass” DVD

    MarloweDK Releases “Beginning Slap Bass” DVD

    Bassist/educator and Youtube bass phenom Thomas "MarloweDK" Risell has taken his excellent how-to approach to DVD with the release of Beginning Slap Bass DVD with MarloweDK. (MarloweDK is also a No Treble contributor). The DVD includes 25 slap bass licks and exercises, complete with onscreen notation and tab, close ups and slow motion video. Each… »

  • Lick Library Releases “Learn To Play Rock Basslines” DVD

    Lick Library Releases “Learn To Play Rock Basslines” DVD

    Lick Library is now shipping a new instructional DVD by Phil Williams entitled Learn to Play Rock Basslines. Aimed at beginner to intermediate players, the video guides you through 20 rock songs ranging from Led Zeppelin’s “Black Dog” to Muse’s “Hysteria.” “It’s 20 of the classic rock basslines that I consider to be landmarks in… »

  • Disturbed Bassist John Moyer Releases “Modern Metal Bass” Instructional DVD

    Disturbed Bassist John Moyer Releases “Modern Metal Bass” Instructional DVD

    Bassist John Moyer has teamed up with Hal Leonard and Rock House to release Modern Metal Bass, a 2-DVD instructional set for constructing bass lines. Moyer, the bassist for the multi-platinum selling band Disturbed, shares the techniques he employs with the band, including using a pick to attack the strings and create a more aggressive… »

  • Robert Lemas Releases Tap and Slap Bass Instructional DVDs

    Robert Lemas Releases Tap and Slap Bass Instructional DVDs

    Bassist Robert Lemas has released two new bass instructional videos. Tap Bass Vol. 1: Chord Tapping covers tapping techniques using common jazz and pop chords, using the chords in common progressions, plus Latin styles. Tap Bass Vol. 1: Chord Tapping Preview: Tap Bass Vol. 1: Chord Tapping Chapters: Introduction and tuning Tapping the seventh chords… »

  • How to Play Heavy Metal Bass!

    How to Play Heavy Metal Bass!

    Alfred Music Publishing and Guitar World have teamed up to release How to Play Heavy Metal Bass!, an instructional DVD by Matt Scharfglass. The DVD contains more than 70 minutes of lessons and includes tab files to follow along. Scharfglass covers tone, fretboard patterns and techniques, chords and progressions, playing fingerstyle vs. playing with a… »