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The Lightbulb Moment: Compare And Contrast
The Lightbulb Moment

The Lightbulb Moment: Compare And Contrast

It is a lifelong goal of mine to understand the subtleties of music — the sound of records coming from particular eras and locals, the specific timbre of different instruments, and the nuances that reflect the personality of every player. There’s no better way to hone in these subtleties than by comparing and contrasting songs and catalogs that are of...

Emanuele Zazzara: Daredevil Theme for 4 Basses
Bass Videos

Emanuele Zazzara: Daredevil Theme for 4 Basses

Emanuele Zazzara sent us his 4-bass arrangement of the theme for the popular Marvel show, “Daredevil.” I’m a huge nerd when it comes to these comic book-based shows, so I was excited to hear an all-bass arrangement of the main theme.

U.S. Air Force’s Max Impact Band Announces Bass Auditions
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U.S. Air Force’s Max Impact Band Announces Bass Auditions

Gig alert! The U.S. Air Force will be holding auditions for bassists to join their Max Impact band. Stationed at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C., the six-piece band performs classic and current rock and country hits, in addition to original music and patriotic favorites. “Through national tours, local performances and digital audio and video recordings, Max Impact showcases Air...

Groove – Episode #30: Robert “Bubby” Lewis
Groove Podcast

Groove – Episode #30: Robert “Bubby” Lewis

Some musicians struggle while trying to blend creativity and the electric bass. Robert “Bubby” Lewis is not one of those people. Whether it’s his video game, manga, comic book, science fiction-inspired solo album, , or how he thinks about the world, Bubby is a creative force on the electric bass. This is (probably) one of the main reasons that Snoop...

Anton Davidyants and Veronika Stalder: Delusion
Bass Videos

Anton Davidyants and Veronika Stalder: Delusion

I love bass and vocal duos, so when I saw monster bassist Anton Davidyants post this, I knew it would be killer. He teamed up with vocalist Veronika Stalder on a song that took him some serious time to finish composing. “I started composing the song more than a year ago when I was on a cruise ship. I composed...