IN MY LAST TWO WOODSHED COLUMNS, WE LOOKED AT TYPICAL LINES
that a studio bassist should be able to sight-read.
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?
30 Seconds of Racket: Zaim Audio Pedals
Win a Pair of Carvin Powered P.A. Speakers!
David Bowie to Star in Comic Book
DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist Announce Supporting Acts for Renegades of Rhythm Tour
Cakewalk Z3ta+ for iPad reviewed
Old-school FM bass sounds in dance tracks
Modern Times: The Cars’ Elliot Easton Wears His Heart Under His Sleeve
Seymour Duncan Re-Releases Pickup Booster Pedal
Sleepwave, Featuring Former Underoath Vocalist Spencer Chamberlain, Premiere New Song and Music Video, “The Wolf”
Guest Blog: Chiodos Tour Diary, “Week Four”
In Deep with Early Blues Masters John Lee Hooker and Lightnin' Hopkins — Video
Living Colour's Vernon Reid Shows How to Play "Cult of Personality" and More
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