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“S’Low Down” Marks The Triumphant Return of Wooten and Bailey’s Bass Extremes
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“S’Low Down” Marks The Triumphant Return of Wooten and Bailey’s Bass Extremes

Two decades after their last release, Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey have unleashed the third Bass Extremes album. “S’Low Down” features the virtuosos with drummer extraordinaire Gregg Bissonette and a huge supporting cast.

Theo Katzman: My Heart Is Dead
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Theo Katzman: My Heart Is Dead

There’s a story behind Theo Katzman’s new album, “Songs in the Age of Live.” He just dropped another video from the recording at Brooklyn Steel, which features an incredible band, including his longtime Vulfpeck bandmate Joe Dart on bass.

Theo Katzman: Modern Johnny Sings: Songs in the Age of Live (Full Show)
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Theo Katzman: Modern Johnny Sings: Songs in the Age of Live (Full Show)

Theo Katzman just dropped a video of his full show at Brooklyn Steel, Long Island, NY on February 21, 2020, featuring music from his upcoming album. Lucky for us, Joe Dart was on the date.

Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils Joe Dart II Bass
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Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils Joe Dart II Bass

Vulfpeck fans with keen eyes may have noticed that Joe Dart was sporting a new bass in the latest Fearless Flyers videos. Now Ernie Ball Music Man has revealed the instrument to be the Joe Dart II, which adds to the company’s line of artist basses.

The Fearless Flyers: Vespa
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The Fearless Flyers: Vespa

Here’s the video featuring the final tune from The Fearless Flyers’ third album. “Vespa” alternatively grooves and rocks hard, with Cory Wong and Mark Lettieri on guitar, Joe Dart on bass, and Nate Smith on drums.

The Fearless Flyers: Three Basses
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The Fearless Flyers: Three Basses

Vulfpeck shared this video, with this note: “it started as a bad idea… and became less bad… it’s good.” Fearless Flyers with Joe Dart, Cory Wong, and Mark Lettieri on bass along with Nate Smith on drums? Yeah, we’d say that’s better than good.

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

Ever 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 Fearless Flyers: Patrol Acrobatique
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The Fearless Flyers: Patrol Acrobatique

The Fearless Flyers have just announced they’re releasing a new album, “The Fearless Flyers III”. Here’s the first track, “Patrol Acrobatique”, with Joe Dart, Cory Wong, Nate Smith, and Mark Lettieri laying down the funk.

2021 Reader Favorite Bassists – #8: Joe Dart
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2021 Reader Favorite Bassists – #8: Joe Dart

We first shared a video by Vulfpeck in 2011 (“Beastly“), and we were instant fans of the band and Joe Dart. It took a few years for Joe to hit the Reader Favorite list, and he’s been a mainstay since. He’s #8 on this year’s list.

Wongs Cafe: Disco De Lune
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Wongs Cafe: Disco De Lune

Vulfpeck has shared a new project, dubbed Wongs Cafe. The band shared this note: “unearthed Vulf recording from Denver sessions … polarizing.” Here’s the group - with Joe Dart - performing “Disco De Lune”.

Vulfpeck: Tesla (Live at Red Rocks)
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Vulfpeck: Tesla (Live at Red Rocks)

Vulfpeck dropped this video last week, from their 2018 Red Rocks concert. Joe Dart and the band groove hard on “Tesla”, with Louis Cole.

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.)