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  • Halo Orbit, Featuring Juan Alderete, Releases Debut Album

    Halo Orbit, Featuring Juan Alderete, Releases Debut Album

    Halo Orbit’s new self-titled debut album is available now. The trio is anchored by bass heavyweight Juan Alderete (Mars Volta, Deltron 3030), with drummer Mark Guiliana (David Bowie’s Blackstar, Beat Music) and guitarist suGar Yoshinaga (Buffalo Daughter). Each member’s unique voice blends to create incredible sonic explorations that range from atmospheric improvisations to trance to... »

  • Elbow Releases Seventh Studio Album, “Little Fictions”

    Elbow Releases Seventh Studio Album, “Little Fictions”

    English alt-rock band Elbow has returned with their seventh studio album, Little Fictions. Inspired by topics ranging from love to Britain’s pending exit from the European Union, the entire album is rooted by Pete Turner, who dishes out melodic bass lines to punctuate dreamy songs. Little Fictions is available now on , and as a... »

  • The Levin Brothers Announce Spring Tour Dates

    The Levin Brothers Announce Spring Tour Dates

    Bass legend Tony Levin has announced a spring tour with his brother Pete. The Levin Brothers will begin with a Rosendale, New York gig on March 4th before heading south to Chile, Uruguay, Argentina, Bolivia, and El Salvador. They’ll then return to the U.S. for a handful of dates in the Northeast. The duo will... »

  • David Crosby Recruits Mai Agan for 2017 Tour

    David Crosby Recruits Mai Agan for 2017 Tour

    David Crosby has announced a North American tour for April and May. The trek will see the legendary rock icon performing songs from his album, Croz, as well as a track from his upcoming album, Sky Trails. Of course, he’ll also perform some of his greatest hits. Crosby enlisted bassist Mai Agan for the outing.... »

  • “Learn to Play the UBass” eBook Now Available

    “Learn to Play the UBass” eBook Now Available

    If you’ve been reading No Treble for a while, you’ve probably seen Magnus Sjöquist grooving hard on the Kala UBass. Now Sjöquist is sharing his bass playing knowledge in a new eBook entitled Learn to Play the UBass. Available for iOS, the book is highly interactive with picture galleries, multi-angle videos, and lesson quizzes. The... »

  • Pino Palladino Joins John Mayer for North American Tour

    Pino Palladino Joins John Mayer for North American Tour

    John Mayer is gearing up for his new album, The Search for Everything, with a North American tour to take place from March 31st to April 22nd. The trek will showcase the songwriter in three settings starting with a full band, then moving to a solo acoustic set, and finishing with his trio. Mayer’s trio... »

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  • Train Releases “A Girl, a Bottle, a Boat”

    Train Releases “A Girl, a Bottle, a Boat”

    Train has returned with their eighth studio album entitled A Girl, a Bottle, a Boat. The album includes the bass work of Hector Maldonado, who has anchored the band since 2009. A Girl, a Bottle, a Boat is available on , and as a digital download ( and ). Check out the band’s first single... »

  • Radiohead Announce 2017 Tour Dates

    Radiohead Announce 2017 Tour Dates

    Radiohead has announced an extensive tour of the U.S. and Europe for 2017. Kicking off in Miami, Florida on March 30th, the trek will take them through the South and over to the West Coast to wrap up at Coachella. After a month off, the band will hit Europe for June and July. Anchored by... »

  • Thundercat Announces New Album, Releases Single

    Thundercat Announces New Album, Releases Single

    Bass monster Thundercat has announced his third studio album, entitled Drunk, will be released on February 24th. The release will have a host of guest artists including Wiz Khalifa, Pharrell, and Kendrick Lamar as well as Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins. The latter two are featured on the track “Show You The Way”, which the... »

  • Miles Mosley Releases “Uprising”

    Miles Mosley Releases “Uprising”

    Miles Mosley’s long awaited album, Uprising, is now available. The monster double bassist created the album with his band the West Coast Get Down during the intense month-long recording session that also yielded The Epic for saxophonist Kamasi Washington. Mosley utilizes his distinct bass playing to serve each song, either with a solid groove or... »