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  • YYNOT: Cygnus X-1 – Book I: The Voyage

    YYNOT: Cygnus X-1 – Book I: The Voyage

    Our good friend Tim Starace sent us one of the latest from the virtual band YYNOT, who just nails these Rush covers. Here’s the quartet performing “Book I: The Voyage”, which appeared on A Farewell to Kings. Dig Tim’s tone! »

  • That Funky Old Guy: Vulfpeck’s “Fugue State” Playthrough

    That Funky Old Guy: Vulfpeck’s “Fugue State” Playthrough

    No Treble reader Zac Sebo sent us this video saying “I found this hilarious guy covering Vulfpeck and thought you’d like it. I bet it would go over well with all your fans.” We have no idea who That Funky Old Guy is (though we’re pretty sure he’s much younger than advertised). Still, this is... »

  • Circus VIII: All Of Jason’s Beans

    Circus VIII: All Of Jason’s Beans

    Jason Tebble sent us this video of his band Circus VIII’s first single, which he said “is full of funk bad ass bass beans!” We watched it, and we have to agree 100%. We can’t wait to hear more from this band. Dig it. »

  • Cody Wright & Igor Galecki: Bass & Drum Ultra Funk

    Cody Wright & Igor Galecki: Bass & Drum Ultra Funk

    Cody Wright has been busy working on his solo debut album, A Bass Only a Mother Could Love!, which is scheduled to release soon through Ropeadope Records. Here’s “Bass & Drum Ultra Funk”, a tune featuring some nifty bass work by Cody who is joined by 14 year old drummer Igor Galecki. Cody calls Igor... »

  • Black Hole Constellation: Dillinger Escape Plan’s “Panasonic Youth” Drum and Bass Cover

    Black Hole Constellation: Dillinger Escape Plan’s “Panasonic Youth” Drum and Bass Cover

    The Dillinger Escape Plan’s songs are extremely heavy and notoriously complex, so when bassist Michal Jahoda sent in a drum and bass cover of the song “Panasonic Youth”, I wasn’t sure how it would come out. “If you like strange grooves and weird solos, our new cover video is something for you,” Jahoda wrote. “All... »

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  • Prairie Prince and Bobby Vega: Chicken And Waffles

    Prairie Prince and Bobby Vega: Chicken And Waffles

    EMGtv has a great video in their archives of Bobby Vega, Prairie Prince and Chris Rossbach performing “Chicken And Waffles”. And here it is! »

  • Dudley Moore & Kenny Rogers: Satin Doll

    Dudley Moore & Kenny Rogers: Satin Doll

    A video has been making the rounds on Facebook, thanks to Freemont’s Office – and it was quite unexpected. Dudley Moore and Kenny Rogers performed “Satin Doll” on The Tonight Show (date unknown). What surprised us all was that Rogers was on double bass. During his solo, Rogers proclaims “I can’t play!”, but he handled... »

  • Emile Nelson: Liberation

    Emile Nelson: Liberation

    Emile Nelson shared this video with us saying “I just uploaded a live video from my album launch and thought it might be fun to share. It’s an original song with a 6/8 afro cuban groove. It’s quite a challenge to sing and play this one and make it feel good.” We dig the tune... »

  • Vulfpeck: Conscious Club

    Vulfpeck: Conscious Club

    Vulfpeck has released another video of a track from their debut full-length album – and it is one of our favorites. Joe Dart really lays it down on this one. If you dig this, you should check out our bass transcription for the tune, by Alasdair McLachlan. »

  • Steve Lawson: Five Stages

    Steve Lawson: Five Stages

    As in most of the world, politics in the UK have taken some strange twists and turns this year and it deeply affected bassist Steve Lawson. Today we’re sharing a first look at his upcoming album, The Surrender of Time that expresses his feelings on the situation. “The next chapter in my instrumental exploration of... »