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Jason Scheff Releases Solo Album, “Here I Am”
New Albums

Jason Scheff Releases Solo Album, “Here I Am”

Former Chicago bassist and vocalist Jason Scheff has released “Here I Am,” which marks his second solo album. Scheff shares bass duties with DeMarcus as well as session ace Pino Palladino, who is on two tracks.

Robbie Robertson Releases “Sinematic”
New Albums

Robbie Robertson Releases “Sinematic”

Robbie Robertson has returned with a new solo album entitled “Sinematic” that is a darker, more intimate look at the famed guitarist from The Band. The majority of the tracks feature Pino Palladino, while two include Reggie Hamilton.

Emeli Sandé Releases “Real Life” with Pino Palladino on Bass
New Albums

Emeli Sandé Releases “Real Life” with Pino Palladino on Bass

British singer Emeli Sandé has returned with her third studio album, entitled “Real Life.” If you get really into those grooves, it may be thanks in part to session ace Pino Palladino laying down the bass lines.

D’Angelo & The Vanguard: “Betray My Heart” & “Spanish Joint”
Bass Videos

D’Angelo & The Vanguard: “Betray My Heart” & “Spanish Joint”

Can you ever get enough Pino Palladino? My vote is no. Case in point: check the bass master in concert with D’Angelo from the 2015 North Sea Jazz Festival.

John Mayer Announces World Tour with Pino Palladino
Concerts & Tours

John Mayer Announces World Tour with Pino Palladino

John Mayer has announced a healthy round of North American tour dates to follow his spring outing in Australia and Asia. Pino Palladino will once again join Mayer on the tour.

John Mayer: New Light
Bass Videos

John Mayer: New Light

I spotted this video of John Mayer performing on Jimmy Kimmel Live. I was in a hurry, so I almost skipped it. Then I realized Pino Palladino was on the bill, which of course made it required viewing.

Jake Hawrylak: Pino Palladino Bass Lines
Bass Videos

Jake Hawrylak: Pino Palladino Bass Lines

Reverb’s Jake Hawrylak breaks down the work of Pino Palladino, focusing on the Soulquarians era of his work. Jake covers tunes from José James, Questlove, Erykah Badu, and D’Angelo. The tab for this video is available for download on Reverb.

John Mayer Trio: Good Love Is On The Way (Live)
Bass Videos

John Mayer Trio: Good Love Is On The Way (Live)

We’re huge fans of the John Mayer Trio, thanks in large part to the versatile Pino Palladino. Here’s an excellent clip of the band performing “Good Love Is On The Way” back in 2007. Pino is laying it down and throwing in the tastiest fills along the way.

The Who Releases “Maximum A’s and B’s”
New Albums

The Who Releases “Maximum A’s and B’s”

Much of John Entwistle’s best bass work is showcased in a new collection from The Who. Maximum A’s and B’s compiles the band’s complete singles discography into a five-disc box set. The collection has 86 tracks from their time with four labels: Brunswick, Reaction, Track, and Polydor. It begins with songs they released as The High Numbers (“Zoot Suit” and...

The Who’s 2004 Isle Of Wight Festival Released On Blu-Ray/DVD
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The Who’s 2004 Isle Of Wight Festival Released On Blu-Ray/DVD

The Who’s return to the Isle of Wight Festival in 2004 was important for several reasons. First, it was the first time playing the festival since their legendary 1970 performance. It had just been restarted in 2002 after a long absence. Secondly, it was the first time the band played in their home country since the untimely passing of bassist...