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  • Nutopia: Antares

    Nutopia: Antares

    Since Nenad Vasilic began sending his Balkan bass videos, I’ve taken more interest in the music from that region. That’s why I was excited to get an email from bassist Audun Ramo with the title “Balkan Slap”. “I’ve been working on slap techniques for the double bass related to world music – and more specific... »

  • Cody Wright: Funk Funko Potamus

    Cody Wright: Funk Funko Potamus

    Cody Wright a real funkmeister, which is why it’s perfect that he’s helping to create the soundtrack to the new Toejam and Earl video game. Here’s a clip of the bassist getting down on the quacky “Funk Funko Potamus”. »

  • Kinky Wizzards: The Snake

    Kinky Wizzards: The Snake

    The Kinky Wizzards are gearing up for a new album and they’ve just released this brand new in-studio video as a preview. “The Snake” features the excellent drum and bass brother duo of Jonathan Griffiths and Matthew Griffiths with guitarist Ryan Elliott tearing it up overtop. Matthew lays down a strong pulse and some seriously... »

  • Rich Brown: Violin Partita No. 1 in Bmin

    Rich Brown: Violin Partita No. 1 in Bmin

    Rich Brown is always cooking up some great videos for us to share. “[Here’s a] short video of me playing one of the Bach Violin Partitas,” he said. “I love this stuff and I had such a blast learning this piece. I hope you and your readers enjoy it.” We think you will, as much... »

  • Kike Mora: “Yesterday” Solo Bass Performance

    Kike Mora: “Yesterday” Solo Bass Performance

    Kike Mora shared this video of him performing a solo bass arrangement of The Beatles’ “Yesterday.” We couldn’t think of a better day to share this video than today, which is Paul McCartney’s birthday. »

  • Antonin Rubatat & Romain Chenard: Hungry Beats – Vol. 1

    Antonin Rubatat & Romain Chenard: Hungry Beats – Vol. 1

    Antonin Rubatat is a professional bass player who recently teamed up with drummer Romain Chenard to form a bass and drum duo named Hungry Beats. He shared one of their first videos for a tune they call “Vol. 1”. We’re looking forward to hearing more from these guys! »

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  • Rebecca Johnson Band: Come On Come Over

    Rebecca Johnson Band: Come On Come Over

    We’ve featured Rebecca Johnson before. In fact, we’ve featured her playing Jaco Pastorius’ “Come On Come Over” too. But this one is a newer version, with a new lineup – and a new bass. And it is too good not to share again. “Thought I’d send you a new link from a killer gig we... »

  • Jonathan Scales Fourchestra: This is the Last Hurrah

    Jonathan Scales Fourchestra: This is the Last Hurrah

    Jody Miller shoots some impressive videos. He shared this one with this note: “This is the second installment of Jonathan Scales Fourchestra from their stop through Chicago. I met Jonathan last year when I shot some video with bassist Cody Wright… Jonathan is an extremely talented Steel Pan player who is traveling the world with... »

  • Stuart Clayton: Giants of Bass – Billy Sheehan

    Stuart Clayton: Giants of Bass – Billy Sheehan

    Stuart Clayton is working on a major update of his book, Giants of Bass. One of the bass giants he’s featuring is Billy Sheehan, who has done a lot in his career since the first version of the book. In this video, Stuart explains the update and the story behind this new track for the... »

  • Tim Carey: You Don’t Know What Love Is

    Tim Carey: You Don’t Know What Love Is

    Many of you will remember bassist Tim Carey from his videos with vocalist Amanda Taylor. Tim sent us this video saying “It’s different than what I’ve shared before but I think the community will really dig it. It’s an arrangement for septet with the extremely talented Isabella Du Graf on vocals which features sections of... »