Wooten, Bailey, & Bissonette Announce Bass Extremes Album Details, Tour Dates

Bass ExtremesEver since they first teased it in 2018, we’ve been dying to hear what the new Bass Extremes album will sound like. Now Victor Wooten, Steve Bailey, and Gregg Bissonette have unveiled more about it. They’ve also unveiled a set of tour dates.

The trio, who are celebrating their 30th anniversary, have revealed that the record will be absolutely packed with guest bassists: Marcus Miller, Bootsy Collins, Justin Chancellor, Ron Carter, John Patitucci, Billy Sheehan, Oteil Burbridge, Edgar Meyer, and Joe Dart. It will even feature jazz guitar icon Mike Stern on bass and Wooten’s Flecktones bandmate Bela Fleck on bass banjo.

There’s no release date yet, but get more about the album from the groove gurus in this promo clip:

Bailey, Wooten, and Bissonette will be heading out on tour for the first time in two years starting on February 26th at the Jazz Kitchen in Indianapolis, Indiana. Their outing will take them to Minneapolis before focusing mostly on California.

We’ll keep you updated with more details as they become available.

Bass Extremes Tour 2022:

Feb 26The Jazz KitchenIndianapolis, IN (2 Shows)
Feb 27The Jazz KitchenIndianapolis, IN (2 Shows)
Mar 1DakotaMinneapolis, MN
Mar 2DakotaMinneapolis, MN
Mar 4Yoshi’sOakland, CA (2 Shows)
Mar 5Yoshi’sOakland, CA (2 Shows)
Mar 6Yoshi’sOakland, CA
Mar 8Jazz Alley SeattleSeattle, WA
Mar 9Jazz Alley SeattleSeattle, WA
Mar 11Catalina Bar & GrillHollywood, CA
Mar 12Catalina Bar & GrillHollywood, CA
Mar 13Music BoxSan Diego, CA

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