Announcing Bass Player LIVE! 2016
The annual biggest bass blast of the year returns to SIR Studios in Los Angeles on Saturday, October 22 and Sunday, October 23. Join us for two full days of the largest gear expo for bass outside of NAMM to check out the best and latest from top builders and manufacturers. Grab a seat for our lineup of 16 clinics in a wide range of styles, featuring a cross-section of world-renowned bass artists. Improve your playing, your set-up, and your sound, and meet your heroes! Keep checking this page for details on this year's exhibitors, clinicians, appearing artists, Lifetime Achievement Award recipients, and the venue for the annual Bass Player LIVE! All-Star concert on the evening of Oct. 22.
A tradition in Los Angeles since 2008, past events have included such artists as Chris Squire, Larry Graham, Geezer Butler, Verdine White, Lemmy, Bootsy Collins, Jack Casady, Stanley Clarke, Rocco Prestia, Marcus Miller, Robert Trujillo, John Taylor, Nathan East, Flea, Abraham Laboriel, Pino Palladino, dUg Pinnick, Lee Sklar, Anthony Jackson, Tal Wilkenfeld, Gary Willis, Mike Watt, Lee Rocker, Chuck Rainey, Rex Brown, Mike Inez, Steve Bailey, and Rickey Minor, and gear from companies like Warwick, Aguilar, Tech 21, MTD, Fodera, Kala U Bass, LaBella, D'Addario, GHS, Ashdown, Ampeg, EBS, Ibanez, Kiesel/Carvin, NS Design, Mesa-Boogie, TecAmp, TC Electronic, PRS, Smith, Spector, Eden, Ernie Ball/Music Man, ESP, Hartke, GK, Dunlop, and many more.
More details to come!