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Levin Brothers: Elephant Talk
Bass Videos

Levin Brothers: Elephant Talk

Tony Levin shared this video on Facebook saying, “Here’s something different: a version of ‘Elephant Talk’ quite unlike the others.” Here’s The Levin Brothers performing their own take on the King Crimson classic live.

Dug Pinnick Unveils Fifth Solo Album, “Joy Bomb”
New Albums

Dug Pinnick Unveils Fifth Solo Album, “Joy Bomb”

King’s X frontman and bass hero Dug Pinnick has announced that his fifth solo album, entitled “Joy Bomb”, will be dropping on October 15th. The record marks his first solo album of new material since 2013.

Bass of the Week: De Gier Guitars Custom Bebop
Bass of the Week

Bass of the Week: De Gier Guitars Custom Bebop

Sander De Gier shared this custom version of his Bebop model on Facebook and it stopped me in my tracks. The luthier wrote a great explanation of the bass, so we’ll let him tell it.

Scary Pockets (Featuring J.E. Sunde and Theo Katzman): Sunset Strip
Bass Videos

Scary Pockets (Featuring J.E. Sunde and Theo Katzman): Sunset Strip

Scary Pockets just shared their latest video, which features guests J.E. Sunde and Theo Katzman. Backed by bassist Joe Ayoub, here’s their fantastic performance of “Sunset Strip”.

Top 10: The Most Watched Bass Videos (August 2021)
Top Ten

Top 10: The Most Watched Bass Videos (August 2021)

August was a huge month for videos on No Treble, with over 150,000 views. Here are the best of the best - the top 10 reader favorite videos for the month.

Weekly Top 10: New Brown’stone Lesson, David Ellefson’s New Project, Remembering Baron Browne, Tim Bogert’s Final Recording, and More
Weekly Top 10

Weekly Top 10: New Brown’stone Lesson, David Ellefson’s New Project, Remembering Baron Browne, Tim Bogert’s Final Recording, and More

Time for our weekly roundup of the top stories from the world of bass. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for the week of September 4-10, 2021.

Miki Santamaria: I Want You Back & The Love You Save
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Miki Santamaria: I Want You Back & The Love You Save

Miki Santamaria’s Michael Jackson tribute project has been going since 2017. He just shared this live clip from a show in Spain. Here’s the band performing “I Want You Back” and “The Love You Save”, with the camera focused on Miki.

Metallica Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Self-Titled Album with Remaster, Covers Record
New Albums

Metallica Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Self-Titled Album with Remaster, Covers Record

Metallica’s self-titled album, aka “The Black Album”, is one of the best-selling records of all time. Now the band is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a reissue that’s remastered and available in multiple configurations.

G&L Introduces L-2500 Series 750 Bass
Basses

G&L Introduces L-2500 Series 750 Bass

G&L has unveiled the L-2500 Series 750 bass, which marks their first five-string model to have a 19mm string spacing at the bridge.

Aaron Gibson: Widow Strong
Bass Videos

Aaron Gibson: Widow Strong

Brittany Frompovich asked Aaron Gibson if he’d do a song for a virtual open mic for her students. His performance was magical.

Vanilla Fudge Releases Final Song with Tim Bogert, “Stop In The Name of Love”
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Vanilla Fudge Releases Final Song with Tim Bogert, “Stop In The Name of Love”

Tim Bogert’s final recording with Vanilla Fudge has been released with the band’s “fudged up” version of The Supreme’s “Stop In The Name of Love.” The track features the original lineup of Bogert, Mark Stein, Carmine Appice, and Vincent Martel.

Jeff Beck/Buddy Guy: Live at Crossroads Festival 2010
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Jeff Beck/Buddy Guy: Live at Crossroads Festival 2010

Here’s a great clip from the Crossroads Festival in 2010, which kicks off with Jeff Beck performing with Rhonda Smith on bass. The video closes out Buddy Guy performing “Five Long Years” with Jonny Lang, Ronnie Wood, and Orlando Wright.