Bass Player LIVE! October 20-21, 2012
Star-studded Bass Player LIVE! boasts two days of clinics, exhibits, and floor and booth demos at SIR Studios, located at 6465 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA. The concert will take place on Saturday evening, October 20 at Key Club, located at 9039 West Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA. The BPL! 2012 concert will feature "Lifetime Achievement Award" presentations to rock icon Chris Squire of Yes and reggae legend Aston "Family Man" Barrett (Bob Marley's original bass player from The Wailers), as well as a Posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award to the late jazz legend Jaco Pastorius, which will be followed by an exclusive preview clip from the upcoming Jaco documentary, presented by Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo. In addition, the annual all-star jam, hosted by Steve Bailey, will feature a musical tribute to the late Bob Babbitt & Duck Dunn.
Also Featuring Performances and Clinics by Bass Heavyweights John Taylor, Robert Trujillo, Alphonso Johnson, Rickey Minor, Nathan East, Juan Alderete, Nate Watts, David Ellefson, Frank Bello, Stu Hamm, Phil Chen, Janek Gwizdala, Hadrien Feraud & More
Where can you get your hands on all the latest gear under one roof?
At Bass Player LIVE, of course! Exhibitors include: Aguilar Amps, Alleva-Coppolo, Ampeg, ArtistWorks, Bass Strings Online, Benavente Guitars, Berklee College of Music, Carvin, Dean Markley, DR Handmade Strings, Diffusion Audio, Dunlop, Elixir Strings, Epifani, Epiphone, Fodera Guitars, Gibson USA< Hartke, Ibanez Basses, Kala Ukulele, Ken Smith Basses, La Bella Strings, Los Angeles Music Academy, Lemur Music, MTD, Musician's Institute, NS Design, Paul Reed Smith, RotoSound, Seymour Duncan, Spector, Sukop Basses, TC Electronic, Tech 21, Warwick and Yamaha.