Top 10: The Most Watched Bass Videos (January 2017)

The new year started out with a bang with some terrific bass videos shared during the first month of 2017.

Of the 31 videos we shared over the course of January, here are the top 10 No Treble reader favorites.

Thanks for watching, and enjoy.

Video Premiere: House of Waters “Black Mallard” (Live at Rubbertracks)

1. Video Premiere: House of Waters “Black Mallard” (Live at Rubbertracks)

Last August, I discovered House of Waters and was floored by their video, “In Waves”. The band has just extended the honor of allowing us to debut this exclusive premiere of “Black Mallard,” performed live…

Woolly Mammals: Cheap Talk

2. Woolly Mammals: Cheap Talk

Today we’re featuring the debut video from Woolly Mammals, a Brooklyn-based alternative group that brings the heat. The band, which is fronted by bassist Will Sacks, is described as “the lovechild of Frank Ocean and an N64, infusing electronic soul with strong acid-jazz undercurrents…”

The Funky Knuckles: Arise

3. The Funky Knuckles: Arise

I can’t get enough of The Funky Knuckles and bassist Wes Stephenson. Thankfully, they keep putting out some fantastic videos. Here the band grooves on their song “Arise” from their latest album, New Birth.

Bokanté: Jou Ké Ouvè

4. Bokanté: Jou Ké Ouvè

Bokanté is a new band and experiment by Snarky Puppy founder and GroundUP Music creator Michael League. For the most part, League plays baritone guitar in this group, but he also doubles on bass…

Stuart Clayton: Giants of Bass – Stuart Zender

5. Stuart Clayton: Giants of Bass – Stuart Zender

Stuart Clayton is set to release his new edition of Giants of Bass on March 4th, which is a completely revamped version of his original book. In this video, Stuart offers another preview of what to expect, with a focus on former Jamiroquai bassist Stuart Zender…

Mike Zabrin’s Funktastic: Here We Go Again

6. Mike Zabrin’s Funktastic: Here We Go Again

Funktastic is the perfect name for Mike Zabrin’s band, and this new video is just another example of why. “Here We Go Again” is the first single off of the band’s upcoming album Something In The Water, which is due out this spring. The track is full of slick bass lines, tight horns, and more…

Warren Brown x Mr. Talkbox: Funkadelic Sound

7. Warren Brown x Mr. Talkbox: Funkadelic Sound

I saw a crazy video on Facebook of Eric Lawson ripping it up on the bass. After checking it out, I found Lawson was covering a bass line by Warren Brown, who was jamming with a Mr. Talkbox video. (The internet is awesome.) Here’s the original clip of Brown tearing it up…

The Lemon Twigs: These Words

8. The Lemon Twigs: These Words

Seattle’s KEXP is a great source of music, and when I discovered a recent session by The Lemon Twigs, I was knocked out. The band was started by brothers (and multi-instrumentalists) Brian and Michael D’Addario, with Megan Zeankowski on bass. Here’s their tune, “These Words,” which is a catchy one you’ll probably be humming all day…

Vulfpeck: Aunt Leslie

9. Vulfpeck: Aunt Leslie

Vulfpeck has released another video from their latest album, The Beautiful Game. “Aunt Leslie” features guests Antwaun Stanley on vocals, Bethanni Grecynski on trombone, and Cory Wong on guitar. And as always, Joe Dart lays down the groove…

Karl Clews: Careless Whisper

10. Karl Clews: Careless Whisper

Karl Clews sent us this tribute video and solo bass arrangement he made following the passing of George Michael. Karl takes on Michael’s 80’s pop classic, “Careless Whisper,” performed on his 2003 Status Graphite Kingbass Artist…

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