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Dead & Company: The Other One/Morning Dew
Bass Videos

Dead & Company: The Other One/Morning Dew

Dead & Company took the stage at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA. earlier this month. This clip from the second set of show #2 features on great jam, backed by bassist Oteil Burbridge.

Rancid Announces Fall Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

Rancid Announces Fall Tour Dates

Rancid has announced a new tour for this September that will cross the U.S. with a single date in Canada. They’ll be joined on every date by Pennywise, with a host of other bands joining for certain shows.

New Rush Film Getting One-Night-Only Cinematic Screening
News

New Rush Film Getting One-Night-Only Cinematic Screening

Rush may be done performing, but they’ll be seen around the world once again thanks to a new film called “Cinema Strangiato: An Annual Exercise In Fan Indulgence.” The movie documents parts of Rush’s 2015 R40 tour, will get a one-night-only cinematic screening.

Bass of the Week: Moonshine Custom Guitars EVH Tribute Bass
Bass of the Week

Bass of the Week: Moonshine Custom Guitars EVH Tribute Bass

One look at this bass and you’ll know its inspiration. However, Rick Wilson of Moonshine Custom Guitars went way beyond replicating the paint job from Eddie Van Halen’s infamous Frankenstrat. The four-string tribute takes every little detail about the guitar and its scars into consideration.

Ray Brown & Friends: Now’s The Time
Bass Videos

Ray Brown & Friends: Now’s The Time

Any Ray Brown video is good to me, but this is one of my favorites. This clip of the late jazz master performing the Charlie Parker blues "Now's The Time" starts as a duet with a young Christian McBride.

Avishai Cohen Reflects with New Album, “Arvoles”
New Albums

Avishai Cohen Reflects with New Album, “Arvoles”

Jazz bassist and composer Avishai Cohen has released a new album called “Arvoles,” which translates to “trees” from the ancient Ladino language. The project is described as a reflection of his life over the last few years.

Boss Announces the 200 Pedal Series
Pedals & Effects

Boss Announces the 200 Pedal Series

Boss has introduced the 200 Series of pedals, including the DD-200 Digital Delay, the EQ-200 Graphic Equalizer, the MD-200 Modulation, and the OD-200 Hybrid Drive.

Donald Fagen: Weather In My Head (Live)
Bass Videos

Donald Fagen: Weather In My Head (Live)

Tim Lefebvre shared this on Twitter saying, “This one time gig led to many good things.” That gig was a date on Late Night with David Letterman in 2012, with Donald Fagen. It is cool to see Tim along with his other bandmates in Wayne Krantz Trio!

Naytronix Releases Third Album, “Air”
New Albums

Naytronix Releases Third Album, “Air”

Nate Brenner has released a new album with his solo project, Naytronix, entitled “Air.” The bassist, who is also a member of Tune-Yards, holed up in his Oakland studio for the psych pop project.

Carvin Audio Introduces the WG5 Wireless System
Accessories & Strings

Carvin Audio Introduces the WG5 Wireless System

Carvin Audio has announced the WG5 Wireless system for guitar and bass. Made for use with both active and passive instruments, the system has a range of up to 150 with a continuous run time of 4.5 hours.