Red Mitchell told me that jazz was a “search for your own identity.”
Red Mitchell filled his world with acute observations about music, bass playing, politics, and poetry.
Ray Brown (October 13, 1926–July 2, 2002) grooved his way through seven decades of jazz history.
Listening to Ray Brown play the blues is like having the plain truth explained in a profound way.
A bassist will certainly notice the problem inherent with Amy Winehouse’s platinum version of “There Is No Greater Love” [2003, Frank, Islan...
Last month we looked at fingerings for some hard scales—Ab, G, and B major—in the half and 1st positions, according to Franz Simandl’s famou...
Last month we looked at fingerings for the f, bb, and g major scales in the half position and first position, according to Franz Simandl’s f...
One finger per fret? index, middle, and 3rd finger in the low positions? Index, middle, and 4th in the low positions? If you’re like many ba...
Your big band is warming up. the lead trumpet player picks up her horn, puts the mouthpiece to her lips, and blows through a serpentine, dia...
Michael Pipoquinha first electrified the interwebs with his homemade bass videos six years ago, when he was 13.
How Do You Make an Acoustic Guitar Sound Like a String Quartet? Try This
Mountain Jam, Featuring Wilco and Gov't Mule, Will Stream Via Webcast This Week
TC Electronic Announce WireTap Riff Recorder
Major Upgrades for V-Control Pro 2 Now Available
Dolly Parton Makes Her Kids' Animation Debut
Impact Soundworks Releases Sonic Forest: Experimental Granular Instrument
Keith Emerson talks shop with Sonic Reality's Dave Kerzner [VIDEO]
LANDR and SoundCloud Announce Partnership
RealtimeOnly Releases Reverbical VST/AU/AAX Stereo Reverb Plugin
Man Speeds Up Acoustic Guitar Recording
Watch Ana Popovic’s Sultry Video for “You Got the Love”
At Auction, Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Broadcaster Is a No-Sale Mystery
New Issue Preview: Revolver June/July 2016
Video: It Lies Within Tour Documentary, Part 1
Gojira Premiere New Song and Music Video, “Silvera”
History of the Blues in 50 Guitar Riffs
Expand Your Melodic Colors with 9th Arpeggios
John Entwistle's Isolated Bass Track from The Who's "Won't Get Fooled Again" at Shepperton Studios
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