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  • Bass Battle Branches Out with “Electric Play”

    Bass Battle Branches Out with “Electric Play”

    Bass Battle, aka Bogdan Diaconeasa, has released a new album, but this one is a little different from his previous efforts. While it still has some killer bass on it, Electric Play focuses on the guitar. “Guys, for some of you, this new release could sound a little bit paradoxical, a project called Bass Battle... »

  • Bass Battle and Absurdcus: k?an

    Bass Battle and Absurdcus: k?an

    Bassists Absurdcus and Bass Battle, aka Laszlo Demeter and Bogdan Diaconeasa, regularly put out fantastic bass videos, and now they’ve teamed up for the sublime “k?an”. The ambient tune gives a floating feeling as they utilize bass chords and the higher register to tug at your heartstrings. »

  • Bass Battle: Live Looping Session #7

    Bass Battle: Live Looping Session #7

    Bass Battle has taken his looping sessions to a whole new level. The bassist, aka Bogdan Diaconeasa, sent us his latest looping session, which features his already stellar playing fleshed out with ambient effects and a backbeat. The jam creates a mesmerizing sonic atmosphere and a hook that will stick in your head. »

  • Bass Battle Releases “Play” EP

    Bass Battle Releases “Play” EP

    Romanian artist, Bass Battle (also known as one person, Bogdan Diaconeasa), has released an EP’s worth of ambient solo bass songs called Play. Recorded over the course of three years, just for fun, the album features only Diaconeasa’s bass and a looper. “I will say that this album is the declaration of my love for... »

  • Bass Battle: “Finding Myself” Live Looping Solo Bass

    Bass Battle: “Finding Myself” Live Looping Solo Bass

    Iuliu-Bogdan Diaconeasa, aka “Bass Battle”, has released the fifth video in his series of live looping bass compositions. “Finding Myself” is a solo bass song that slowly layers up, eventually adding chords, bass, melody and percussion. Check it out: »

  • Bass Battle: “Breathe” Live Looping

    Bass Battle: “Breathe” Live Looping

    Iuliu-Bogdan Diaconeasa, aka Bass Battle, sent us the latest in his live looping adventures with this song called “Breathe”. Kick back, relax and enjoy! Bass Battle has also made the audio track available via Soundcloud: »

  • Bass Battle: Live Looping Session #3

    Bass Battle: Live Looping Session #3

    Iuliu-Bogdan Diaconeasa, aka Bass Battle, sent us this cool bass looping video. We thought it was an awesome, chill song, and his note explains it. “The song is still in progress and this is a looping version that I made on a beautiful Sunday morning at home,” he said. “I [think of] this as a... »

  • Bass Battle: “The Happy Sad” Live Looping

    Bass Battle: “The Happy Sad” Live Looping

    Bassist Bogdan Diaconeasa, who posts under the name “Bass Battle”, shared his video performance with us. Bogdan recorded this bass looping tune on his iPhone 4 (audio) and Sony camera (video), performing on his Yamaha TRB5P bass and BOSS RC 50 Loop station. »