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  • Best of 2012: The Top 10 Bass Reader Spotlights

    Best of 2012: The Top 10 Bass Reader Spotlights

    We love the Reader Spotlight feature here at No Treble HQ, because we get to feature an amazing bassist from our community every week. Here are our top 10 most popular bassists in the spotlight for 2012, based on readership. If you haven’t submitted your story to us, we hope you will (here’s the interview... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Mai Jõgi

    Reader Spotlight: Mai Jõgi

    Photo by Heiti Kruusmaa Meet Mai Jõgi, a bassist leaving in Sweden by way of Estonia who has an impressive resume and counts her experience on bass in days, not years (2,920 days at the time she shared her story with us). Mai is our player in the spotlight for the week of September 25,... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Adam Stevens

    Reader Spotlight: Adam Stevens

    Meet Adam Stevens, a bass player living in Toronto who has been raised right – as a bassist with parents who helped develop and broaden his love for music. Adam is our player in the spotlight for the week of August 21, 2012. Bio: I grew up in a small town north of Toronto, surrounded... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Drew “Hondo” Felder

    Reader Spotlight: Drew “Hondo” Felder

    Meet Drew Felder, a bassist who goes by the nickname “Hondo” (I don’t see any actual Hondo basses on his gear list though – and I may be dating myself with that comment). Drew is a pretty interesting and funny guy. So we think you’ll like this week’s reader spotlight. Bio: I’m an undead bassist/composer... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Alvaro Martín Gómez Acevedo

    Reader Spotlight: Alvaro Martín Gómez Acevedo

    Meet Alvaro Martín Gómez Acevedo, a bassist from Columbia who is a man who has some pretty extensive lists: favorite genres, gear (wow), bands and gigs. (Good ones, too). Alvaro is our player in the spotlight for the week of August 7, 2012. Be sure to say hi. Bio: I consider myself an eclectic musician... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Rafael Minerbo

    Reader Spotlight: Rafael Minerbo

    Meet Rafael Minerbo, a bassist from Brazil who made us laugh pretty hard when reading his bio (you’ll see why). Rafael has been playing for about three years and says he wishes he was David Caraccio or Flea. To that, we say: “keep doing your thing, and then someone will one day say, ‘I wish... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Allen Cummins

    Reader Spotlight: Allen Cummins

    Meet bassist Allen Cummins, a musician from California who looks to be having a blast with his music. Allen is our player in the spotlight for the week of July 24, 2012. Bio: I have been a weekend warrior bass player since the age of 19, where I played Top 40 Rock for quite a... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Heyko Gülicher

    Reader Spotlight: Heyko Gülicher

    Meet Heyko Gülicher, a bassist from Germany who takes on the big task of anchoring a Jamiroquai tribute band dubbed Jamirolike. He says he fell in love with the bass “from the first time [he] played Peter Gunn on an E string”. Heyko is our player in the spotlight for the week of July 10,... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Kurt Skrivseth

    Reader Spotlight: Kurt Skrivseth

    Meet bassist/multi-instrumentalist Kurt Skrivseth, a musician hailing from Montana. Kurt’s story is a great one, including having performed with both Slash and Snoop Dogg. His gear list is pretty GAS-inducing too. But most impressive is Kurt’s story of overcoming injury to pursue his dream of music and playing bass. Kurt turned this into an asset... »

  • Reader Spotlight: Robert Asencio

    Reader Spotlight: Robert Asencio

    Meet Robert Asencio, a bassist from NJ who has overcome a lot through his music. We love his description of his day gig: “playing bass 24/7”. Nice. Robert is our player in the spotlight for the week of June 26, 2012. Bio: “All is possible through faith in the Lord & hard work.” These words... »