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Meet Your Maker: Jerzy Drozd of Jerzy Drozd Basses
- Take a video tour of the Jerzy Drozd workshop.
- Download Jerzy’s Ultimate Guide to the Perfect Bass Setup.
- See it, believe it: Yves Carbonne plays his fretless 12-string Jerzy Drozd Legend XII YC Bass.
- Get Joe Bonamassa tour dates and check out Carmine’s extensive resumé.
- Check out Carmine live with Joe Bonamassa at Brixtonlive in 2008.
- Hear Carmine talk about his Xotic basses.
Cover Story: Christian McBride
- Check in with Christian at christianmcbride.com.
- Get your video fix on McBride’s YouTube channel.
- Listen in to Conversations with Christian, McBride’s podcast.
- For tour dates, a complete discography, and more, check out Dream Theater’s official website.
- Check out Myung’s side project, the Jelly Jam.
- Tap into Myung’s Progressive Bass Concepts.
John Goldsby: Divide & Conquer
- Learn how to sing 20 basic rhythms.
- Discuss rhythmic density at the Bass Player Lowdown Forum.
- Learn about physics, juggling, and rhythm with Michael Moschen.
Blues You Can Use: It's a Boogie Thang
- Hear the songs cited here on the Spotify playlist posted on BP’s Facebook page.
- Dig deeper with Ed’s Blues Bass instructional book from Hal Leonard.
Damian Erskine: Harmonic Awareness
- Play along with a chord inversion exercise.
- Visit Damian at his YouTube channel.
- Check out an instructional video on arpeggios.
Transcription—“The Boy In The Bubble” by Paul Simon: Bakithi Kumalo’s Complete Bass Line
- Play along with the original recording.
- Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of Graceland.
- Bakithi dips deep into his bag of tricks in a 1987 performance in Zimbabwe.