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Gonna Take More: An Interview with Rustee Allen

Gonna Take More: An Interview with Rustee Allen

As a pioneer of funk, soul, and rock and roll, it would be easy for Rustee Allen to rest on his laurels. But none of his success keeps him from being the best version of himself. We caught up with him in this new interview.

Wonder Women: Jane Little

Wonder Women: Jane Little

This month’s edition of Wonder Women features classical double bassist Jane Little, a member of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for an astonishing 71 years.

Getting Better Ears: An Interview with Danny Ziemann

Getting Better Ears: An Interview with Danny Ziemann

Music is a language, and if you want to be a good communicator, you must be a good listener. We caught up with Danny Ziemann to learn about his background, how to get better ears, how to be a better teacher, and his new book.

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Black Caesar: An Interview with Russell Hall

Black Caesar: An Interview with Russell Hall

Although many know him for his astounding jazz playing, Russell Hall is a bassist that can’t be put into one category. We caught up with him to discuss his new album, “Black Caesar,” and a whole lot more.

Wonder Women: Jordyn Davis

Wonder Women: Jordyn Davis

In this month’s installment of “Wonder Women; Stories From the Women Who Play Bass,” we chat with Jordyn Davis, an award-winning bassist, composer, songwriter, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist from Detroit, Michigan.

The Art of the Bass Choir: An Interview with Lincoln Goines

The Art of the Bass Choir: An Interview with Lincoln Goines

Lincoln Goines is a consummate bassist and renowned educator. We caught up with him to discuss his debut album as a leader, “The Art of the Bass Choir,” and more.

Wonder Women: Angeline Saris – Part 2

Wonder Women: Angeline Saris – Part 2

In this month’s installment of Wonder Women: Stories From the Women Who Play Bass, Brittany Frompovich concludes her two-part interview with Angeline Saris.

Wonder Women: Angeline Saris – Part 1

Wonder Women: Angeline Saris – Part 1

In this month’s installment of Wonder Women: Stories From the Women Who Play Bass, we’re catching up with Angeline Saris, fresh off a six-week run with the Celebrating David Bowie tour.

Wonder Women: Kristen Pfaff

Wonder Women: Kristen Pfaff

For this edition of Wonder Women, Brittany Frompovich is going back to the early ’90s. Brittany focuses on the life, work, and passing of Kristen Pfaff, who was the bassist for Janitor Joe and Hole.

Bass & Bars: An Interview with Brady Watt

Bass & Bars: An Interview with Brady Watt

Brady Watt has been blowing up the hip hop world by breaking it down. His popular “Bass & Bars” series features him laying down iconic bass lines with the artists that made them popular. We caught up with him to get the scoop.

Wonder Women: Inez Wyrick

Wonder Women: Inez Wyrick

Brittany Frompovich connected with Inez Wyrick on Myspace. Later, she met Inez, also known as “Bass Mom.” Sadly, Inez passed away in late 2021, but today, Brittany is telling Inez’s story for “Wonder Women; Stories from the Women Who Play Bass.”

Bass Principles: An Interview With Joel Quarrington

Bass Principles: An Interview With Joel Quarrington

Joel Quarrington has been one of the world’s leading double bass players for over forty years. In this wide-ranging interview, we talk about “The Music of Don Thompson”, the pros and cons of being a principal bassist, and much more.