Study the trademark songs, licks, tones and techniques of the world's greatest jazz fusion bassist, Jaco Pastorius.
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After our recent R&B vacation in Miami, let’s once again search the genre for early bass lines that eschewed the familiar walking patterns o...
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Any bass player who’s tracked IN a studio or played a club gig knows the vital role a DI plays in getting good tone to “tape” or an audience...
Despite the many ways life has changed since 1960, the Fender Jazz Bass continues to be one of the most popular electric bass designs in the...
“David came up with the opening theme, starting on E, and Mick thought of starting with the guitar feedback before playing the first note,” ...
It didn’t skyrocket to the top of the pops—thanks, in part, to Machiavellian intrigue by a certain artist manager—but David Bowie’s 1970 epi...
Each of these Class D amps sports an active/passive input, tuner output, effect loop, XLR direct output, built-in limiter, mute control, and...
Through regular appearances at Matt Garrison’s ShapeShifter Lab in Brooklyn, this powerful, exploratory unit has been redefining the jazz tr...
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