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  • Zander Zon: The Nights

    Zander Zon: The Nights

    In this new video, Zander Zon pays tribute to musician, DJ, remixer, and record producer Tim Bergling (better known as Avicii), who died on April 20th. “Avicii inspired millions with his epic arrangements, myself included. He was awesome and will be missed,” Zander shared. Zander chose Avicii’s “The Nights” for his solo bass tribute. »

  • Aram Bedrosian: Shadows

    Aram Bedrosian: Shadows

    Aram Bedrosian always takes solo bass to a new level. In this clip, he performs his song “Shadows.” The song shows off not only his amazing technical chops but also his composing skills. »

  • Ted “Blyss” Gould: Alison

    Ted “Blyss” Gould: Alison

    Our friend Ted “Blyss” Gould put together a stunning video of his bass and vocals cover of the Elvis Costello tune, “Alison.” Blyss tells the story: “I remember the first time I heard ‘Alison’ in the second to last room the shotgun house that I grew up in. The haunting guitar intro, the laid back... »

  • Billy Sheehan with Rush: 1990 Soundcheck

    Billy Sheehan with Rush: 1990 Soundcheck

    Billy Sheehan shared this clip earlier this morning, which caused me to shuffle some things around so we could share it immediately. “Years ago, Mr Big was on tour [with] Rush on their Presto tour, Geddy was late for soundcheck — stuck in traffic from LA to San Diego,” he shared. “They asked me to... »

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  • Armada of Secrets: Pour It Up

    Armada of Secrets: Pour It Up

    You’ve never heard Rihanna like this. London’s Armada of Secrets is the killer duo of vocalist Caroline Kabera and bassist Carl Dawkins. Along with session drummer Jerry Shadowski, the pair tackle “Pour It Up” in spectacular fashion. Dawkins handles the bass line, starting with a subdued intro and kicking things into high gear as the... »

  • MonoNeon: Clap Your Hands

    MonoNeon: Clap Your Hands

    MonoNeon never ceases to impress us here at No Treble HQ. In this clip, the bassist adds his funky skills to the instrumental version of J Dilla’s “Clap Your Hands.” »

  • Joe Bonamassa: Spanish Boots

    Joe Bonamassa: Spanish Boots

    Blues master Joe Bonamassa is releasing a new live album and DVD called British Blues Explosion Live this month, which pays tribute to the likes of Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy Page. In preparation, he released this killer take of “Spanish Boots” with Michael Rhodes absolutely tearing up the low end. From his attack... »

  • Chris DeAngelis: Bass Arrangement of Radiohead’s “In Limbo”

    Chris DeAngelis: Bass Arrangement of Radiohead’s “In Limbo”

    Chris DeAngelis is back with another amazing bass cover of a Radiohead song. This time he covers “In Limbo” from 2004’s Kid A using loops and TR8 drum machine to flesh the song out. As with his other videos, DeAngelis kicks it into overdrive after completing the melody with a solo that will melt your... »

  • The Interrupters: She’s Kerosene

    The Interrupters: She’s Kerosene

    The Interrupters are gearing up for a new album, Fight the Good Fight, this summer by releasing the first track called “She’s Kerosene”. The ska punk band’s single is anchored by Justin Bivona, who lays down a bubbly bass line that propels the song. »

  • Charles Berthoud: Hallelujah

    Charles Berthoud: Hallelujah

    Charles Berthoud always impresses with his solo bass arrangements. In his latest, he covers “Hallelujah” for solo bass with piccolo strings. Beauty. »