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ARP Odyssey vs. Minimoog: Funk Bass Face-Off
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ARP Odyssey vs. Minimoog: Funk Bass Face-Off

The ARP Odyssey and Minimoog are legendary tools for synth bass. In this video, we hear a nice comparison between the two, and from the first few notes, we can hear what makes each synth special.

Sweetwater: Hartke Bass Clinic with Victor Wooten
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Sweetwater: Hartke Bass Clinic with Victor Wooten

Sweetwater has been crushing it with their bass-related content lately! In this video, we have the great Victor Wooten giving us more insight into this art that we call music.

Mitch Gallagher’s Mix Tips: How to Mix Bass Guitar
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Mitch Gallagher’s Mix Tips: How to Mix Bass Guitar

Sweetwater is back with another video! In this latest installment of “Mix Tips”, Mitch Gallagher gives us some great insight on how to achieve a great bass sound for recording.

Marcus Miller: Unlocking the Bass Guitar
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Marcus Miller: Unlocking the Bass Guitar

Marcus Miller is back with another video, and this time he sits down with Mitch Gallagher at Sweetwater. Whenever I see a new Marcus video, I get excited. This video is no different.

Marcus Miller and Friends: Smooth Jazz Cruise on Saturday Night Performance
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Marcus Miller and Friends: Smooth Jazz Cruise on Saturday Night Performance

Marcus Miller and the gang at the Smooth Jazz Cruise have teamed up to bring us another jam-packed concert with more legends. Check it out and turn it up loud!

Travis Dykes: The Life of a Touring Musician
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Travis Dykes: The Life of a Touring Musician

Live music is coming back, and bassist Travis Dykes gives us an inside look as a touring musician in his new series, “Doing That”. This VLOG provides an excellent perspective on what musicians go through.

Talking Bass with Nathan East
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Talking Bass with Nathan East

Nathan East is one of those bass players that can fit himself into any musician situation. In this video interview, he talks about what makes a great bass player, current gear, and more.

Stanley Clarke’s Bass Nation – Episode 3: The Electric Bass Part 1
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Stanley Clarke’s Bass Nation – Episode 3: The Electric Bass Part 1

The Legend, Stanley Clarke, is back with episode 3 of his “Bass Nation” Series. In this episode, there is some great history regarding the electric bass. There is also an interview section with Jack Casady and others.

Michael Jackson: Thriller (Isolated Bass Synth & Percussion)
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Michael Jackson: Thriller (Isolated Bass Synth & Percussion)

Joshua Sailor is back with another great and funky isolated synth bass (and Linn Drum) track, from Michael Jackson's classic track "Thriller".

David Bowie: Carmine Rojas’s Isolated Bass on “Let’s Dance”
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David Bowie: Carmine Rojas’s Isolated Bass on “Let’s Dance”

1983 was definitely a good year. A shift in music was happening. David Bowie and Nile Rodgers hooked up to produce one of the biggest records of the 80s, “Let’s Dance”. Here’s Carmine Rojas’s isolated bass track layered with synth bass.

Parliament-Funkadelic: (Not Just) Knee Deep (Isolated Synth Bass and Drums)
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Parliament-Funkadelic: (Not Just) Knee Deep (Isolated Synth Bass and Drums)

It would be wrong to focus on Synth Bass and not include anything by Parliament-Funkadelic. Upon searching for some cool videos, I stumbled across the multitrack for the funk classic “Knee Deep”. Junie Morrison is laying down the groove. PHAT!

Michael Jackson: Man In The Mirror (Greg Phillinganes’s Isolated Synth Bass Track)
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Michael Jackson: Man In The Mirror (Greg Phillinganes’s Isolated Synth Bass Track)

You asked for more Synth Bass, and we delivered. In today’s clip, we’re checking out Michael Jackson’s “Man In The Mirror”. Legendary keyboardist Greg Phillinganes handles bass duties on this tune. Greg is an absolute monster on synth bass!