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Zander Zon: My Friend of Misery
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: My Friend of Misery

Zander loves Jason Newstead’s bass intro from “My Friend of Misery,” so he created his own rendition with a bass tuned DGDG.

Zander Zon and Charles Berthoud: Insane Bass Battle
Bass Videos

Zander Zon and Charles Berthoud: Insane Bass Battle

Zander Zon posted another “Bass Battle” video with Charles Berthoud, and this is a short, but wild ride. The video includes a “tapping round,” a “fingerstyle round,” and a “pick round.”

Zander Zon: American Elm
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: American Elm

Zander Zon titled this video, “Is this the most ethereal JAZZ melody ever?” The bassist took on Janek Gwizdala’s “American Elm,” adding helpful information throughout.

Zander Zon: Bach’s Prelude from Cello Suite No. 1
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: Bach’s Prelude from Cello Suite No. 1

Zander Zon tuned his bass to match a cello’s, put a capo on the 12th fret, and then performed a stunning rendition of Bach’s “Prelude from Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major.”

Zander Zon: “Zelda” Main Theme for Solo Bass
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: “Zelda” Main Theme for Solo Bass

Zander Zon is back with another impressive solo bass arrangement, and this one takes on the main theme from the popular video game, “Zelda.”

Zander Zon: Yesterday
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: Yesterday

Zander Zon is back with another stunning bass arrangement. He titled this one “The BEST MELODY EVER was written by a BASS PLAYER.” Check out Zander’s arrangement of The Beatles’s “Yesterday” for solo bass guitar in altered tuning.

Zander Zon: O Holy Night
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: O Holy Night

’Tis the season for some wonderful holiday-themed bass videos, and Zander Zon delivers with this beautiful performance of “O Holy Night” with a fretless and ebow.

Zander Zon: Time (Hans Zimmer)
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: Time (Hans Zimmer)

Zander Zon is back with another incredible solo bass performance, and he’s changing things up a bit this time. Enjoy his take on Hans Zimmer’s “Time.”

Zander Zon: How to Double Your Strumming Speed on Bass
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: How to Double Your Strumming Speed on Bass

Zander Zon is back with another bass instruction video, breaking down one of the facets of his solo bass techniques. Here’s a great lesson on doubling your strumming speed on the bass.

How to Use a Loop Pedal on Bass (Zander Zon Tutorial)
Bass Videos

How to Use a Loop Pedal on Bass (Zander Zon Tutorial)

Zander Zon switches things up with a new how-to video. This demonstrates how bassists looking to work with a loop pedal can create a multi-layered, solo bass song.

Zander Zon: Nothing Else Matters
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: Nothing Else Matters

Zander Zon returns! Using his Dingwall bass, Zander performs a masterful all-bass cover of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters.”

Zander Zon: Epic Love (Revisited)
Bass Videos

Zander Zon: Epic Love (Revisited)

Zander Zon’s “Sonorous” album is one I’ve enjoyed for many years. “Epic Love” is among my favorite tracks on it, so it was a thrill to see him release this new video this week, revisiting the tune.