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  • Rae Forrest with Mike Flynn: Full Blown Love

    Rae Forrest with Mike Flynn: Full Blown Love

    Mike Flynn sent me this video of a new project he’s involved in, and I ended up watching the video a handful of times (and counting). “I’ve just started a new project, Rae Forrest, with a British singer Paula Rae Gibson – it’s kind of electronica meets singer songwriter stuff – into Massive Attack, deep... »

  • Mike Flynn: “Oysters” Fretless Meshell Ndegeocello Remix, with Victor Wooten

    Mike Flynn: “Oysters” Fretless Meshell Ndegeocello Remix, with Victor Wooten

    Bassist Mike Flynn sent us this unique video showcasing the bassist’s terrific fretless playing – and typical creativity in video and music production. We’ll let Mike set it up: “I took a chorus from a beautiful Meshell [Ndegeocello] tune called ‘Oysters’ from her album Weather and made a remix of it in Ableton Live. I... »

  • Mike Flynn and Black Mash: Push

    Mike Flynn and Black Mash: Push

    Mike Flynn shared this video with us, showcasing his new “electronica-jazz project”. Mike said this is an early cut, also featuring Matt Telfer on sax and Rowan Porteous on trumpet. The group is hoping to get out on gigs together later this year. »

  • Mike Flynn: “Very Early” Fretless Bass Solo

    Mike Flynn: “Very Early” Fretless Bass Solo

    Here’s Mike Flynn performing a tasty fretless bass solo to the Bill Evans tune, “Very Early”. Mike shared that this is one of his all time favorite standards. He’s performing with his Jeff Chapman custom fretless, with a little bit of reverb and a small amount of chorus to achieve a stereo effect. »

  • Mike Flynn: Wah Bass Funk Loop

    Mike Flynn: Wah Bass Funk Loop

    Here’s a funky jam by bassist Mike Flynn, with a little help from his EBS Wah One Pedal and Boss RC2 looper. If you dig this, check out Mike’s album, Homespun. »