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Jeff Lorber Fusion Returns with “Space-Time”
New Albums

Jeff Lorber Fusion Returns with “Space-Time”

Jeff Lorber Fusion has returned with a new album called “Space-Time”. The trio, completed by drummer Gary Novak and bassist Jimmy Haslip, welcomes a variety of guests for the effort.

Brian Culbertson: “Heroes Of The Dawn” Behind the Scenes (with Jimmy Haslip)
Bass Videos

Brian Culbertson: “Heroes Of The Dawn” Behind the Scenes (with Jimmy Haslip)

I always love these behind-the-scenes videos in the studio. In this one, we see pianist Brian Culbertson in the studio with The Yellowjackets rhythm section: Will Kennedy and Jimmy Haslip. This clip is a clinic on drums and bass locking in the pocket.

Bass Players To Know: Jimmy Haslip
Bass Players To Know

Bass Players To Know: Jimmy Haslip

Genres evolve thanks to the players, composers, and producers who innovate. In Ryan Madora’s new “Bass Players To Know” column, she focuses on the work of one of the masters: Jimmy Haslip.

Steve Bailey, Victor Wooten, and John Patitucci to Host Free Webinar on Extended Range Basses
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Steve Bailey, Victor Wooten, and John Patitucci to Host Free Webinar on Extended Range Basses

This week on their recurring Zoom bass webinar series, the trio of Steve Bailey, Victor Wooten, and John Patitucci will be exploring the topic of extended-range basses. The webinar will include an impressive line-up of several bassists and luthiers.

Jimmy Haslip Re-releases Two Solo Albums
New Albums

Jimmy Haslip Re-releases Two Solo Albums

Jazz and fusion master Jimmy Haslip has just reissued two of his solo albums: “Red Heat” and “Nightfall”.

Gergo Borlai’s “The Missing Song” Features Amazing Bass Lineup
New Albums

Gergo Borlai’s “The Missing Song” Features Amazing Bass Lineup

Drummer Gergo Borlai has just released his new album, The Missing Song, which serves as a tribute to all the influential drummers that have inspired him. Although it’s drum-centric, Borlai is joined by an unbelievable cast of bassists for the record.

Bass Bash 2020 Set for January 16-17
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Bass Bash 2020 Set for January 16-17

Each year, the Winter NAMM Show brings the top industry talent to Anaheim, California. That includes bassists, who all flock to the Bass Bash. This year the event returns on January 16th and 17th with one of its best lineups yet.

Jimmy Haslip Brings Together Mike Stern and Jeff Lorber for “Eleven”
New Albums

Jimmy Haslip Brings Together Mike Stern and Jeff Lorber for “Eleven”

Mike Stern has teamed up with Jeff Lorber for a new album by way of Lorber’s Fusion project. “Eleven” is a merging of their unique voices over ten tracks. The impetus for the new album came from bassist Jimmy Haslip, who also co-produced the record.

Groove – Episode #51: Jimmy Haslip
Groove Podcast

Groove – Episode #51: Jimmy Haslip

The world of electric bass is filled with creative and iconic players. It also features some who are unique in different ways. Jimmy Haslip fits this bill. In this episode of Groove – the No Treble Podcast, we learn more about Jimmy’s story.

Oz Noy: Chocolate Souffle
Bass Videos

Oz Noy: Chocolate Souffle

Oz Noy has a new album coming out called “Booga Looga Loo” on March 15th. Check out this clip of “Chocolate Souffle” with John Patitucci holding down a solid shuffle with drummer Vinnie Colaiuta. Patitucci also throws down on an epic solo at the 3:48 mark.

Jimmy Haslip Joins Otmaro Ruíz and Jimmy Branly for “Elemental”
New Albums

Jimmy Haslip Joins Otmaro Ruíz and Jimmy Branly for “Elemental”

Jimmy Haslip has been staying busy this year. After releasing an album with the ARC Trio, he’s now teamed up with pianist Otmaro Ruíz and percussionist Jimmy Branly for a new record called “Elemental.”

Yellowjackets: Why Is It
Bass Videos

Yellowjackets: Why Is It

Recorded at the Blue Note in Milan, Italy in October 2010, here’s the Yellowjackets performing “Why Is It.” Jimmy Haslip is the man!