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North Sea Jazz Cruise 2007: Mister Chameleon – Episode 2, with Marcus Miller
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North Sea Jazz Cruise 2007: Mister Chameleon – Episode 2, with Marcus Miller

Zycopolis TV produced this video from the 2007 North Sea Jazz Cruise, which kicks off with Marcus Miller sharing a great story about how Herbie Hancock’s “Head Hunters” was such a game-changer for him. Then the video shifts between interviews and music with a who’s who list of musicians.

2019 Gerald Veasley’s Bass Bootcamp To Feature Marcus Miller
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2019 Gerald Veasley’s Bass Bootcamp To Feature Marcus Miller

Gerald Veasley’s incredible annual Bass Bootcamp is back for 2019, and this year is promising to be one of the best yet. Bass legend Marcus Miller will be a special guest for the event, while Veasley himself serves as Artistic Director.

Marcus Miller, Richard Bona and Hadrien Feraud: NAMM 2019 Jam
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Marcus Miller, Richard Bona and Hadrien Feraud: NAMM 2019 Jam

The Markbass booth was a hot spot for great bass performances at the 2019 NAMM Show. In this clip, Marcus Miller, Richard Bona and Hadrien Feraud take the stage to jam and trade solos.

2018 Reader Favorite Bassists – #5: Marcus Miller
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2018 Reader Favorite Bassists – #5: Marcus Miller

Marcus Miller had a big year. He released “Laid Black,” and he had a couple of big bass gear-related stories. All this, plus some fantastic videos by Marcus generated a ton of views - and put him on the "reader favorite" list once again.

Marcus Miller: Live Session at Deli Express
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Marcus Miller: Live Session at Deli Express

TSF Jazz shared this cool improvised session by Marcus Miller as part of their “Live at Deli Express” series.

Sire Guitars Unveils 2nd Generation Marcus Miller Basses
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Sire Guitars Unveils 2nd Generation Marcus Miller Basses

Sire Guitars has announced several major upgrades to their Marcus Miller line of bass guitars ranging from the pickups to the serial number system. Nearly every bass they make has been upgraded in some way. The biggest change is in the second generation pickups, which applies to the V7, V7 Vintage, V9, P7, M7, and V3 models. Sire writes that...

Marcus Miller with Selah Sue: Que Sera Sera
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Marcus Miller with Selah Sue: Que Sera Sera

Marcus Miller just shared an excellent video showcasing one of the tunes on his new album, Laid Black. Joined by vocalist Selah Sue, here’s their take on “Que Sera Sera.”

Marcus Miller and Ranajit Sengupta: Cantaloupe Island
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Marcus Miller and Ranajit Sengupta: Cantaloupe Island

Marcus Miller had just met Sarod player Ranajit Sengupta, and they decided to jam together on the Bimhuis stage in Amsterdam. In this clip, the duo performs a fantastic take on Herbie Hancock’s “Cantaloupe Island.”

In the Queen’s Service: A Look at Aretha Franklin’s Bassists
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In the Queen’s Service: A Look at Aretha Franklin’s Bassists

Like the rest of the world, we’re in mourning over the passing of the Aretha Franklin. The Queen of Soul’s incredible vocal talents put a stamp on her generation while also giving her music a timeless quality that continues to be relevant today. Her career had highs and lows, but she was always a staple of the music world. We’re...

Marcus Miller and Michael League: How to Develop a Groove
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Marcus Miller and Michael League: How to Develop a Groove

Here’s a great clip from North Sea Jazz a few days ago with Marcus Miller and Michael League. The focus of this video is in response to the host’s question, “how do you develop a groove?” Michael immediately pushed the question over to Marcus, who decided it was better to show than tell. Then the two got into a great...