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2019 Reader Favorite Bassists – #7 Victor Wooten
2019 Reader Favorites

2019 Reader Favorite Bassists – #7 Victor Wooten

Has there ever been a year Victor Wooten didn’t make the annual top 10 list? I don’t remember one. Vic had some exciting news to share in 2019, as well as some of his incredible videos, placing him at #7 on this year’s “Reader Favorite Bassists” list.

Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey Announce Bass Extremes Tour
Concerts & Tours

Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey Announce Bass Extremes Tour

Last year we shared the news that Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey were working on a new “Bass Extremes” album. Now it seems things are continuing to move forward with the group as they'll be hitting the road for a week of dates in January.

Berklee Bass Department: 2019 Holiday Jam
Bass Videos

Berklee Bass Department: 2019 Holiday Jam

This is a tradition we love! This year, it almost didn’t happen, but Steve Bailey came through with a video for us to share, with Ron Carter, Justin Chancellor, Leland Sklar, John Patitucci, Victor Wooten, Janek Gwizdala, and Freddie Washington.

Bela Fleck & The Flecktones: Throwdown at the Hoedown (Live)
Bass Videos

Bela Fleck & The Flecktones: Throwdown at the Hoedown (Live)

Back in 2007, Bela Fleck & The Flecktones performed the Byron Bay Bluesfest. Here’s a great clip of them playing “Throwdown at the Hoedown,” with that great intro by Victor Wooten.

The Wooten Brothers Announce European Tour
Concerts & Tours

The Wooten Brothers Announce European Tour

Victor Wooten and his brothers Joseph, Roy, and Regi will be taking Europe by storm this November with two weeks of dates spread across the continent.

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones Add New 30th Anniversary Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones Add New 30th Anniversary Tour Dates

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones are keeping the party going as they’ve announced a second leg of their 30th Anniversary Tour. The group’s next round of touring will focus on the East Coast from November to March of 2020.

No Treble 10th Anniversary: Victor Wooten & Steve Bailey
Bass Videos

No Treble 10th Anniversary: Victor Wooten & Steve Bailey

You may have heard… today is No Treble’s 10th anniversary! We’re thrilled to have Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey sharing in the celebration.

Victor Wooten Trio: Liz & Opie (Live)
Bass Videos

Victor Wooten Trio: Liz & Opie (Live)

During the 2018 PASIC Convention, Victor Wooten’s trio took the stage and performed music from their album, “Trypnotyx.” Here’s a clip of the band performing “Liz & Opie”, with Vic, Dennis Chambers, and Bob Franceschini. Of course, they nailed it.

David Liebman Releases “On The Corner Live: The Music Of Miles Davis” with Victor Wooten
New Albums

David Liebman Releases “On The Corner Live: The Music Of Miles Davis” with Victor Wooten

Saxophonist David Liebman hit it big when he joined Miles Davis in 1972 for the recording of the album “On The Corner.” Now, 47 years after the album’s recording, Liebman has gathered an incredible band to pay homage to the album - including Victor Wooten.

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones Announce 30th Anniversary Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones Announce 30th Anniversary Tour Dates

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones are celebrating 30 years of music this year with an extensive summer tour. The band will be touring North America with their original lineup of Béla Fleck, Howard Levy, Roy “Future Man” Wooten, and Victor Wooten.

Victor Wooten and John Ferrara: NAMM 2019 Jam
Bass Videos

Victor Wooten and John Ferrara: NAMM 2019 Jam

During the 2019 Winter NAMM show, Victor Wooten and John Ferrara got together at the Hartke booth to jam, and it was fantastic.

Victor Wooten Announces the Wooten Woods Experience Tour
Concerts & Tours

Victor Wooten Announces the Wooten Woods Experience Tour

Victor Wooten is taking his educational camp on the road with the Wooten Woods Experience tour. The outing will feature the master bassist with his band as well as some students presenting an educational performance based on his Music and Nature camps.