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  • Slapinfunk Plays “Reza”

    Slapinfunk Plays “Reza”

    Jason, aka slapinfunk plays Jaco Pastorius’ Reza on his Ken Smith BSR6EG fretless. Want to promote a player? Drop us a note! »

  • Linley Marthe with The Zawinul Syndicate

    Linley Marthe with The Zawinul Syndicate

    We’re not just on a video kick lately, we’re on a Zawinul Syndicate kick. This time around, Linley Marthe proves yet again that Zawinul knew how to pick bass players. This video features an extended solo by Marthe during the Lugano concert in July 27th, 2007, celebrating Zawinul’s last birthday. Enjoy! »

  • Dave Holland Quintet at Newport Jazz Festival

    Dave Holland Quintet at Newport Jazz Festival

    Dave Holland performs with his quintet at the 2002 Newport Jazz Festival. The clip includes an interview bit in the middle, but the bass playing at the beginning is what it is all about! »

  • Patriots: Richard Bona with the Zawinul Syndicate

    Patriots: Richard Bona with the Zawinul Syndicate

    Today’s featured video is from the Zawinul Syndicate’s North Sea Jazz Festival performance in 1997. Richard Bona is tearing it up, along with drummer Paco Sery and the rest of the Syndicate… If you like this, you may also like the Syndicate’s World Tour release, a live 2-disc set from the same year. The recording... »

  • Live Earth’s “Bass Off”: Big Bottom

    Live Earth’s “Bass Off”: Big Bottom

    Legendary spoof band Spinal Tap reunited for Live Earth‘s SOS event on July 7th at Wembley Stadium. Wouldn’t you know it, the show’s highlight was “Big Bottom”, featuring “every bass player in the known universe”. Yeah, bass saves the day. Check it out: »

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  • Brian Bromberg: Chameleon, Live

    Brian Bromberg: Chameleon, Live

    Brian Bromberg, in support of his recent release Downright Upright, has added new dates to his tour. Get a preview of the band live in this awesome arrangement of Herbie Hancock’s “Chameleon”: »

  • John Paul Jones at Bonnaroo Super Jam

    John Paul Jones at Bonnaroo Super Jam

    The Super Jam is one of Bonnaroo’s annual highlights. This year, the Super Jam featured Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones, slide guitarist/vocalist Ben Harper, and the Roots’ drummer, Ahmir “?uestlove” Thompson. We’ll let the video speak for itself: »

  • David Pastorius & Local 518 Release Debut Album

    David Pastorius & Local 518 Release Debut Album

    David Pastorius (nephew of Jaco Pastorius) has just released a new album on P-Vine Records titled David Pastorius and Local 518. Local 518 has released a few live performance videos featuring tracks from the album: »

  • King Bass NAMM Jam

    King Bass NAMM Jam

    The videos are starting to show up for Winter NAMM. Here’s a fun jam from the King Bass booth. »

  • 11 String Madness

    11 String Madness

    And I was worried about moving to five… »