the online magazine for bass players

Search Menu
  • Rewind: the most popular stories last week (and NAMM!)

    We had a fun time covering NAMM last week, with lots more coverage to come. Here are the most popular stories, features and videos last week on No Treble. Columns & Features Ask Damian Erskine Transcribing Tips. Evan Kepner covers the topic of Using Triadic Harmony in Solos in his latest lesson. Jon Burr demonstrates... »

  • Rewind: the most popular stories of the week

    Here are the most popular features from No Treble last week. Lessons Jon Burr‘s video lesson series continues with On walking: Connecting ii-V’s Russ Sargeant shares his awesome lesson on live looping for bass Evan Kepner‘s lesson shows us How To Harmonize Melodies Columns & Features Damian Erskine shares his thoughts on Finding the balance... »

  • Get the latest bass news!

    Subscribe to the No Treble Update

  • Rewind: the top stories from the last week of ’09

    Happy new year! Here are the most popular stories on No Treble last week: Columns & Features Jon Burr‘s newest video lesson: “Walking: On and through chord changes” Donovan Stokes‘s The Lowdown with Dr. D.: Three Requirements of Attainment (Part 2 of 3: Teacher) Player Spotlight: Erik Scott Ask Damian Erskine: How do you go... »

  • No Treble’s best of 2009

    We took a look back at the full year of stories and stats. Here’s most popular features from No Treble in 2009: #1 interview: Julie Slick #1 lesson: Evan Kepner’s Building Dexterity on the Bass #1 lesson from Jon Burr: Practicing and the Mind #1 Ask Damian Erskine feature: What does it take to become... »

  • Rewind: the most popular stories last week

    In case you missed them, here are the most popular features from last week on No Treble. Happy Holidays from No Treble! Columns & Features Jon Burr continues his video lesson series with Right hand technique, metronome, lead-ins Brian Derek is our bass player in the spotlight. Damian Erskine shares tips on staying healthy Popular... »

  • Rewind: The most popular stories of the week on No Treble

    Here are the most popular stories from No Treble last week. Features Don’t miss our exclusive interview with Stanley Clarke. Meet Cricket Cohen, our player in the spotlight. Columnists: Jon Burr kicked off a new video lesson series: Fundamental technical approaches to bass Donovan Stokes kicked off a new Lowdown with Dr. D. series: Three... »

  • Rewind: the most popular features of the week

    Here are the most popular stories from No Treble last week. Columns & Features Jon Burr‘s lesson on Oppositional structures in melodic construction: Imaginary Chords Evan Kepner‘s latest column is on How To Copyright Your Music Ask Damian Erskine: Learning to Feel Our exclusive interview with David Pastorius: It’s not what you think Our Player... »

  • Rewind: the most popular stories of the week

    Here are the most popular stories from last week on No Treble. Columns & Features Jon Burr’s latest lesson focuses on Dynamics and accents: Walking Ask Damian Erskine: Career in Music AND stability? Our player in the spotlight is Larry Lee Evan Kepner covers Transcriptions in 6 Steps Christian McBride talks about his music Unreleased... »

  • Rewind: Our most popular features of the week

    In case you missed them, here are our most popular features from last week. Columns and Features Jon Burr shares his latest lesson, on Accents, Dynamics and Balance Evan Kepner‘s lesson focuses on Pattern Recognition in Jazz Standards Damian Erskine‘s latest column is on Learning How to Fish. Our player spotlight is on Dylan Sundstrom... »

  • Rewind: Our most popular features last week

    In case you missed them, here our the most popular features from last week on No Treble. Columns and features Jon Burr posted his latest bass lesson on Melodic Line Construction. This one is on “Oppositionality” Donovan Stokes wraps up his latest Lowdown with Dr. D. series, with part 3 of 3 of Making the... »