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August 31, 2017 - 12:58PM

Thirty years ago, Charnett Moffett stepped out from his role as a young lion of bebop, backing Wynton Marsalis and Wallace Roney, to release...

July 19, 2017 - 07:36AM

The title of Linda may Han Oh’s walk against the Wind captures her fantastic journey: from playing Joan Jett covers in an Australian rock ba...

June 5, 2017 - 04:25PM

Bunny Brunel and Stanley Clarke have been best bass buddies since meeting at the late-’70s wedding of Chick Corea’s manager.

May 10, 2017 - 12:39AM

We thought it was high time to look back at Casady’s low-end legacy with our picks for his top ten bass performances over the years.

April 7, 2017 - 07:20AM

Mention sting to us bassists and several hallmarks come to mind: His compositionally crafty, sparse bass parts with the Police.

April 7, 2017 - 06:26AM

Even though Nathan East didn’t rev up his solo career until 2014, with his Grammynominated self-titled debut, it seems like he has flashed s...

June 29, 2016 - 02:42PM

“David came up with the opening theme, starting on E, and Mick thought of starting with the guitar feedback before playing the first note,” ...

May 3, 2016 - 11:34AM

Harkening back to his mid-2000s emergence with John McLaughlin and Chick Corea, Hadrien Feraud has likely elicited more jaw-drops and head-s...

March 9, 2016 - 05:23PM

Consider for a moment bass guitar’s second wave: the deeply talented and acutely attuned crew that followed flush on the heels of low-end li...

February 19, 2016 - 10:40AM

For over 40 years, Graham Maby has shaped the Joe Jackson songbook from the ground up—a remarkable fingerboard feat when you consider the ra...

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