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Ben Jones: Minneapolis 1987
Bass Videos

Ben Jones: Minneapolis 1987

My good friend Ben Jones posted this clip a few days ago and I couldn’t resist sharing it! In this clip, we hear Ben cover the great Brian Bromberg classic, “Minneapolis 1987“.

Anthony Wellington Announces “Noteworthy” Virtual Clinic
Events

Anthony Wellington Announces “Noteworthy” Virtual Clinic

Anthony Wellington is offering another astounding educational opportunity this month you won’t want to miss. “Noteworthy” is a virtual clinic that will teach you all the notes of the bass with multiple, structured ways of practicing and studying.

Electro-Harmonix Introduces the Ripped Speaker Fuzz Pedal
Pedals & Effects

Electro-Harmonix Introduces the Ripped Speaker Fuzz Pedal

Electro-Harmonix has announced the Ripped Speaker, a fuzz pedal that pays homage to the very beginnings of distorted bass sounds. The first sound of a distorted stringed instrument was a gnarly Bass VI tone on “Don’t Worry” by Marty Robbins.

Death From Above 1979: One + One
Bass Videos

Death From Above 1979: One + One

Death From Above 1979 just announced they have a new album called “Is For Lovers” dropping on March 26th, and they did it by releasing a killer track. The duo of Sebastien Grainger and Jesse F. Keeler are on top of their game.

Billy Sherwood Anchors New Supergroup Album, “Arc of Life”
New Albums

Billy Sherwood Anchors New Supergroup Album, “Arc of Life”

Progressive rock fans have another incredible band to check out called Arc of Life. The five-piece band features three current members of Yes – Jon Davison, Billy Sherwood, and Jay Schellen – as well as Jimmy Haun and Dave Kerzner.

Bass Transcription & Interview: Ariane Cap’s “El Soprano Diddle”
Transcriptions

Bass Transcription & Interview: Ariane Cap’s “El Soprano Diddle”

Tim Fletcher is back with a new bass transcription, and this one also includes an interview and analysis. Check out the transcription (and the story behind it) on Ariane Cap’s “El Soprano Diddle”.

Michael Hedges and Michael Manring: I’m Coming Home
Bass Videos

Michael Hedges and Michael Manring: I’m Coming Home

I became a huge fan of Michael Hedges and Michael Manring during my high school years – individually and collectively. Manring recently shared this video on Facebook of their performance of the Hedges’ tune, “I’m Coming Home”.

Transatlantic Releases “The Absolute Universe”
New Albums

Transatlantic Releases “The Absolute Universe”

The prog supergroup Transatlantic has released an epic new album called “The Absolute Universe”. In true prog fashion, the quartet of Neal Morse, Mike Portnoy, Roine Stolt, and Pete Trewavas actually released two versions of it.

Red Panda Updates the Bitmap Bitcrusher Pedal for 2021
Pedals & Effects

Red Panda Updates the Bitmap Bitcrusher Pedal for 2021

Red Panda has updated their Bitmap pedal with version two for 2021. The bitcrusher features fractional bit reduction and sample rate modulation to create lo-fi sounds, and the updated edition adds several features.

Pino Palladino, Blake Mills, & Sam Gendel: Man From Molise
Bass Videos

Pino Palladino, Blake Mills, & Sam Gendel: Man From Molise

Ever since Pino Palladino and Blake Mills announced their collaborative album, we’ve been dying to hear more. Now the duo has unveiled a live performance video for “Man From Molse” featuring the bassist on his iconic fretless Music Man StingRay.

Foo Fighters Release “Medicine at Midnight”
New Albums

Foo Fighters Release “Medicine at Midnight”

For their tenth studio album, the Foo Fighters have proven they’re not content to rest on their laurels. “Medicine at Midnight” is the most musically diverse in their catalog with a wide range of sounds.

Source Audio To Release Limited Edition Ultrawave Multiband Processor Beta Units
Pedals & Effects

Source Audio To Release Limited Edition Ultrawave Multiband Processor Beta Units

Source Audio is gearing up for the big launch of their Ultrawave Multiband Processor, and to warm things up, they’ll be releasing a limited edition beta unit.