John Goldsby remembers the inimitable Charlie Haden, who passed away July 11 in Los Angeles.
WHAT SKILLS DO YOU NEED TO BE A BASSIST IN DEMAND? A KILLER
groove? A large repertoire of tunes? A designer instrument? A Lexus SUV worthy ...
Learn why some bassists play more melodically than others.
John Goldsby explores 7th intervals, which sound wide and angular.
AT MY REGULAR GIG WITH THE WDR BIG BAND, I WORK WITH A ROTATing
roster of great jazz composers, arrangers, and soloists. I was thrilled rec...
“IT’S SUCH A RARE THING, PLAYING WITH TWO BASSISTS IN THE SAME
band,” says Will Lee.
“IT’S IMPORTANT, ESPECIALLY IF YOU’RE VERY DEDICATED TO YOUR MUSIC AND YOUR instrument, to have something totally unrelated to bass playing ...
WHY DOES ALMOST EVERY BASS METHOD BOOK ONLY SHOW SCALES and arpeggios beginning on the root, and then moving upward?
WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO LEARN TO GET around the bass—from bottom to top and top to bottom?
AFTER MY LAST TWO WOODSHED COLUMNS HIT THE NEWSSTANDS, mailboxes, and iPads, I got a couple of reader emails saying something to the effect ...
Rhythm Workshop: Release Yourself!
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AES136 Berlin Highlights
Kurzweil Forte first look
Gear Reports from Summer NAMM 2014
Bob Dylan’s Original Hand-Written Lyrics for “Like A Rolling Stone” Fetch $2,045,000 at Sotheby’s
Johnny Winter: 1944-2014
Photos: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Featuring Avenged Sevenfold, Korn and More — Week 1
Halcyon Way Premiere New Song, “Home”
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2014 Summer NAMM Show Photos: Gear Galore in Nashville
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