My inspiration for this column came once again from listening, but this time, not to music.
When Warwick decided to build a signature model for Leland Sklar, the company knew it would have to live up to the reputation of the man.
My inspiration this month came while listening to some old R&B tracks with my wife playing DJ.
The inspiration for this month’s column came to me once again via the airwaves.
New Jersey-based Tech 21 has been dedicated to solving the problems faced by electric-guitar and bass players since 1989.
A significant and prolific regional center of the classic R&B era is Muscle Shoals, Alabama.
For many years, Phil Jones bass has been creating small solutions to one of the bigger problems we bassists face: amplification.
Last month we went to Memphis to check out the work of the legendary Duck Dunn, and while there are many more tracks to discover from him, t...
It’s a widely held belief that every pro bassist should own at least one Fender Precision, and a random sampling of the field shows that to ...
Having spent a fair amount of ink perusing the early-’60s Motown/James Jamerson archives, I thought it would be interesting to take a look a...
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