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The Fearless Flyers: Lost My Treble Long Ago (Live at MSG)
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The Fearless Flyers: Lost My Treble Long Ago (Live at MSG)

The Fearless Flyers released another video showcasing their live performance at Madison Square Garden, with this clip of Joe Dart and the band performing “Lost My Treble Long Ago”. (And we obviously dig the tune’s name.)

The Fearless Flyers: Introducing the Fearless Flyers (Live at Madison Square Garden)
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The Fearless Flyers: Introducing the Fearless Flyers (Live at Madison Square Garden)

The Fearless Flyers shared some exciting news yesterday. The band is releasing an album from their live performance at Madison Square Garden Here’s a preview of what’s to come, with Joe Dart and the guys getting funky on “Introducing the Fearless Flyers.”

Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils New Joe Dart Basses
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Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils New Joe Dart Basses

Ernie Ball Music Man has proven it gets funkier by adding to the Joe Dart Signature Bass collection. First is the original Joe Dart bass in an all-new black velvet finish to complement the original natural velvet. Second is the Joe Dart Jr.

Federico Malaman and Joe Dart: Dean Town (Live)
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Federico Malaman and Joe Dart: Dean Town (Live)

Until now, we’ve only seen a fan-shot video of this master class performance at the 2018 Sligo Jazz. Federico Malaman shared this version of his performance of the Vulfpeck hit “Dean Town”, with Joe Dart.

Vulfpeck: Joe Dart’s Isolated Bass on “Disco Ulysses”
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Vulfpeck: Joe Dart’s Isolated Bass on “Disco Ulysses”

Bart Funk Bass has shared a great clip with Joe Dart isolated on the Vulfpeck tune, “Disco Ulysses”. We always love the isolated clips, as well as anything by Dart!

Luke McIntosh: Breaking Down Joe Dart’s Bass Lines
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Luke McIntosh: Breaking Down Joe Dart’s Bass Lines

Like most of us, Luke McIntosh became pretty obsessed with Joe Dart’s work with Vulfpeck. In the end, Luke transcribed 69 Dart bass lines and broke it all down in this video (with transcriptions).

2020 Reader Favorite Bassists – #3: Joe Dart
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2020 Reader Favorite Bassists – #3: Joe Dart

Joe Dart has been a consistent favorite over the years, and 2020 was no different. Between his work with Vulfpeck, The Fearless Flyers, and Theo Katzman – as well as Ernie Ball Music Man reintroducing his signature bass – readers responded big.

Zoom Webinar To Remember Rocco Prestia Scheduled for Thursday
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Zoom Webinar To Remember Rocco Prestia Scheduled for Thursday

The bass world lost a legend last week with the passing of Tower of Power bassist Francis “Rocco” Prestia. Now, a huge gathering of the bass community will be getting together to remember him.

Vulfpeck: LAX
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Vulfpeck: LAX

Vulfpeck has a new album coming out, and we get to check out the first single. “LAX” was co-written by Joey Dosik, who handles the vocals and sax on the tune, along with Joe Dart on bass.

Vulfpeck: Dean Town (Live at Madison Square Garden)
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Vulfpeck: Dean Town (Live at Madison Square Garden)

Vulfpeck performed live at Madison Square Garden in October 2019. The concert resulted in a 2-LP vinyl release, and Vulfpeck now has it up on Bandcamp. In celebration, the band posted this live performance of “Dean Town” from the concert.

The Fearless Flyers: Adrienne & Adrianne
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The Fearless Flyers: Adrienne & Adrianne

I’ve played sax almost as long as I’ve played bass, so this video by The Fearless Flyers hits me on many levels. In this clip, the Flyers cover the Vulfpeck tune, “Adrienne & Adrianne.” Both versions feature the mighty Joe Dart!

Vulfpeck: Radio Shack
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Vulfpeck: Radio Shack

Vulfpeck has announced a new album, “Inside the Mind of Woody Goss”, which features all of Woody’s Vulf compositions on one record. Here’s the video of the tune “Radio Shack”, with Joe Dart on the Joe Dart Bass.