Our friend Bruno Migliari sent us his latest video, and it’s a beautiful solo bass performance. In this clip, Bruno performs his arrangement of Caetano Veloso’s “Trem das Cores”. I love how he incorporates the harmonics and vocals in this one.
The Berklee Bass Department’s weekly hangout will continue tomorrow. Hosted by Steve Bailey, Victor Wooten, and John Patitucci, the session this week will feature “Giants of Rock” with rhythm section members from four major bands.
Meet Daniel Halaby, a bassist from Highland Park, CA, who like many, found massive inspiration after seeing Victor Wooten perform live. Here’s his story…
Tube Amp Doctor has launched a new series of tubes called the Redbase Line with a new model called the TAD 6L6GCM-STR Redbase. The company describes it as an effective upgrade for virtually any amp that uses 6L6GC or 5881 tubes.
Bart Funk Bass has shared a great clip with Joe Dart isolated on the Vulfpeck tune, “Disco Ulysses”. We always love the isolated clips, as well as anything by Dart!
Pino Palladino’s highly-anticipated album with producer and multi-instrumentalist Blake Mills is now available. “Notes With Attachments” marks the bass legend’s debut as a co-leader, though the record was originally conceived as a solo effort.
This week we’re checking out a spectacular Caledonius Classic 5 Custom from Poland’s Mayones Guitars. The elegant neck-through five-string is brought to life with a five-piece wenge and purpleheart neck and swamp ash body wings.
Triads versus four-note chords – which are harder? Your gut reaction to that question may be that four-note-chords are harder. Ari tackles this topic in this bass lesson.
It’s always exciting to see a new video from Martin Miller and his band. In this clip, they’re joined by Kirk Fletcher for a cover of “Get Lucky”. Benni Jud handles the bass and vocals, and I’m pretty impressed with his vocal skills while masked.
Chevelle has announced a touring bassist to fill the vacant spot left by Dean Bernardini’s departure in late 2019. Drummer Sam Loeffler announced that Kemble Walters would be holding down the low end for the band’s upcoming live appearances.
Lehle has added to their line of utility pedals with the Dual Expression and the P-ISO. Each unit is made in Germany and utilizes passive isolation with high signal fidelity.
Billy Sheehan is gearing up to do a new video series, and this one is on the gear itself. In this clip, Billy shares his thoughts on how to make a cheap bass play better.