Articles by : ed friedland

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April 15, 2015 - 02:47PM

This column has examined a wide cross-section of blues styles and players over the past four years, with the one constant element being the ...

March 18, 2015 - 12:43PM

This month, we take another look at Jack Bruce’s work with the supergroup Cream, this time from the 2005 reunion concerts at the Royal Alber...

March 17, 2015 - 04:22PM

The acoustic bass guitar (ABG) is a quixotic beast in the low-end jungle.

March 6, 2015 - 04:31PM

With the passing of jack bruce, The world has lost a great voice, an artist and musician Whose work shaped the lives of several generations....

March 4, 2015 - 04:56PM

If you were to assemble an alphabetical directory of bass builders, Joe Zon would appear at the very back, but his 34-year legacy of top-tie...

January 27, 2015 - 09:45AM

For the past few years, I’ve been featuring examples of various bassists playing over the 12-bar blues form, but this month I wanted to shar...

January 26, 2015 - 11:15AM

Creation Audio Labs makes several products geared toward the high-end studio market, with a focus on power supplies, buffering, and impedanc...

January 23, 2015 - 03:32PM

Every now and then, a product comes along that is so deep and multi-faceted, it makes my job as a reviewer extremely challenging.

January 13, 2015 - 03:54PM

Over the past five years, the kala u-bass has become a bit of a sensation.

January 13, 2015 - 03:30PM

Iconic manufacturers often face challenges when they introduce new designs.


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