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January 25, 2016

Jimmy Bain passed away unexpectedly on January 24th 2016. Bass Player’s Freddy Villano had interviewed Bain several years ago, regarding the...

January 15, 2016

When Stephen Colbert took over the reins as host of The Late Show last fall, it wasn’t just the Ed Sullivan Theater that received a radical ...

January 15, 2016

About half an hour into the new documentary Jaco, there’s a scene that reflects a crucial aspect of the Jaco Pastorius legend.

January 14, 2016

“Bass Player’s cover story about how Michael League leads Snarky Puppy on bass was awesome, but I’d like to add that you can lead a band dyn...

January 14, 2016

Considering the career he’s already had, you wouldn’t think Kenny Aaronson would get all giddy about a gig these days.

December 23, 2015

We bassists live in an era of great innovation. Advances in technology continue to make our lives easier, and thanks to laptop and desktop w...

December 23, 2015

Mickey sometimes uses a click track because he speeds up a bit now and again. But really, he’s pretty good.

December 23, 2015

When asked to replace founding member and bassist Peter Hook in the iconic English rock band New Order, Tom Chapman called upon years of ses...

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