“I’ll play it and tell you what it is later.”
HOW IMPORTANT IS A BASS INTRO? IT’S A MATTER OF MUSICAL LIFE or death! In the pregnant moments before the intro, the band is poised and read...
Michael Mudcat Ward has been supplying the thump for New England-based blues artists Sugar Ray & the Bluetones since 1978, and has become on...
In the beginning, there was an intro. A Bass Player played an introduction and set the mood for an entire song.
A COVER VERSION OF A SONG SOMETIMES BECOMES THE DEFINITIVE version.
John Goldsby explores 7th intervals, which sound wide and angular.
OVER THE LAST FEW MONTHS, WE’VE LOOKED AT SOME BRITISH BLUES bassists from the 1960s, and then crossed the Atlantic to examine the work of H...
Fellow hard rockers and metalheads (and maybe everyone else, too),
lend me your ears.
LAST MONTH WE LOOKED AT SOME
different ways to marry the organic power
of arco double bass with the monstrous
electric power of heavy met...
Bass master Bryan Beller shares ways to develop a more authentic hard rock/metal sound and feel, even while playing fingerstyle.
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D’Angelico and Will Dailey Team up for an Acoustic Guitar and Music Giveaway
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