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  • Mashup: Louis Johnson / Drumline Jam

    Mashup: Louis Johnson / Drumline Jam

    Vulfpeck’s Jack Stratton has a cool project called Sound of Two, where he takes two completely separate musical events and puts them together for a unique jam. Our favorite is a clip of slap master Louis Johnson, from his instructional DVD, mashed up with a clip of the Grambling State Drumline at the 2008 Bayou... »

  • Gary Willis and Triphasic with Pat Metheny: Live (2009)

    Gary Willis and Triphasic with Pat Metheny: Live (2009)

    A couple of days ago, we shared a Tribal Tech video from our archives, with the band playing “The Big Wave” live in Israel. No Treble reader Sule Sulejman Tahirovic shared this one, also featuring bassist Gary Willis with Triphasic joining forces with Pat Metheny. This was recorded during the Vitoria Gasteiz Jazz Festival in... »

  • Evan Marien: Inner Urge – Solo Bass Performance

    Evan Marien: Inner Urge – Solo Bass Performance

    Evan Marien shares his latest video with us, with him performing the tune “Inner Urge” – a solo bass / loop bass performance. Evan also shared some news: “My new LP is coming along nicely, I’m expecting to finish it up early next year! The album will feature Dana Hawkins on drums for a couple... »

  • MonoNeon: Sonic the Hedgehog “Green Hill Zone” Theme

    MonoNeon: Sonic the Hedgehog “Green Hill Zone” Theme

    Video game music has always held a special place in my heart. Looking back I realize that a lot of the themes from the games of my youth had really sweet bass lines, and I think MonoNeon realized that, too. Check out his play-along of the theme to the Green Hill Zone from the Sega... »

  • The Deep MO: Civilized

    The Deep MO: Civilized

    Check out this video of The Deep MO performing their tune “Civilized” live on the BBC. The group is headed up by bassist/vocalist Yolanda Charles, who lays down some serious groove. »

  • Aaron Gibson: “Lost in Forever” All Bass P.O.D. Cover

    Aaron Gibson: “Lost in Forever” All Bass P.O.D. Cover

    Aaron Gibson always blows me away with each new video he shares. Here’s Aaron performing his solo bass version of P.O.D.’s “Lost in Forever”. Also, the t-shirt looks pretty cool. But that’s not why we’re sharing. Really. »

  • Christian Harger: “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” Solo Bass Arrangement

    Christian Harger: “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” Solo Bass Arrangement

    Christian Harger sent us this video recently of his all-bass take on “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”, saying “if you think it’s up to snuff”, that he’d love some more views. We love it. Very up to snuff! »

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  • Travis Larson Band with Jennifer Young: Axe To Grind

    Travis Larson Band with Jennifer Young: Axe To Grind

    Someone recently shared this video with me of the Travis Larson Band. I wasn’t familiar with them (hey, I don’t follow guitarists all that much). But bassist Jennifer Young really impressed me on this one. Sporting her Blue Dawn MusicMan Sterling bass, she does it all – doubling the lines, playing chords, and laying down... »

  • Anthony Crawford: What

    Anthony Crawford: What

    Check out this awesome solo bass performance by Anthony Crawford. Recorded while on tour with Allan Holdsworth and Virgil Donati in Opole, Poland, Crawford takes the crowd for a ride with his tune “What” from his album Urban Jazz. »

  • Eric Krasno & Chapter 2: Get Back

    Eric Krasno & Chapter 2: Get Back

    Check out this awesome version of the Beatles’ “Get Back” performed by Eric Krasno & Chapter 2 during their gig at The Iridium. Bassist Chris Loftlin is having so much fun, you can’t help but smile at his bubbling groove and funky moves. He gets a solo at the two minute mark that’ll make you... »