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From the Bottom: Upright, Standup, Acoustic, Double, or String Bass?

From the Bottom: Upright, Standup, Acoustic, Double, or String Bass?

In his new “From the Bottom” episode, Paul Thompson answers the unanswerable questions - revealing the many identities of this curious instrument of ours and the curious names of the people that play it.

From the Bottom: Someday We’ll All Be Free

From the Bottom: Someday We’ll All Be Free

In this new episode of “From the Bottom,” Paul Thompson breaks down Donny Hathaway’s greatest song. Paul digs in on why it sounds so amazing, and, of course, checking out that amazing bass fill by Willie Weeks before the end!

From the Bottom: Jaco Pastorius “Solo” on “Midwestern Nights Dream”

From the Bottom: Jaco Pastorius “Solo” on “Midwestern Nights Dream”

In this episode of “From the Bottom,” Paul Thompson digs into one of his favorite and lesser-known Jaco Pastorius solos. This one focuses on “Midwestern Nights Dream” from Pat Metheny’s 1975 album, “Bright Size Life.”

From the Bottom: Wilton Felder – The Greatest Bass Doubler (You Probably Don’t Know)

From the Bottom: Wilton Felder – The Greatest Bass Doubler (You Probably Don’t Know)

Paul Thompson is kicking off a new series today on No Treble. “From the Bottom” explores the work of the great bassists in history. This one kicks off with Wilton Felder.