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- Get Thin Lizzy tour dates, more on Casa Mendoza, and a complete discography.
- Hear Marco talk about his Yamaha BB bass.
- Check out Marco’s jazz trio.
- Check in with Michael.
- Watch the Michael Feinberg Trio featuring George Garzone at New York’s 55 Bar.
- Check out Hull’s DIY video for “Pay Some Attention.”
- David boogies down with Buddy Miles live in 1971.
- Learn about the making of Joe Perry’s Have Guitar, Will Travel.
Cover Story: The Roots’ Owen Biddle Branches Out
- Owen gets down with Zach Danzinger and Oli Rockberger.
- The Roots backing John Legend on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
- Biddle and the Roots take on “You Got Me.”
Dumpstaphunk’s Tony Hall & Nick Daniels
- Get all the latest Dumpsta news.
- Watch Hall and Daniels lay it down on Dumpstaphunk’s “Meanwhile” at the Sheffield Garden Walk Festival in Chicago.
New Gear from Musikmesse
Veillette Guitars Concorde Bass
- Read BP’s review of the Veillette Paris 5.
- Learn more about the Stellartone ToneStyler tone circuit.
- Hear BP Editor Brian Fox’s (admittedly pitch-y) flights of fancy on the fretless Concorde.
Wren & Cuff Phat Phuk B & Pickle Pie Hella Fuzz B
- Hear these pedals in action.
- Wren & Cuff describes and demo’s the Phat Phuk B.
- Wren & Cuff describes and demo’s the Pickle Pie Hella Fuzz B.
John Goldsby: Double the Fun!
- Chime in, ask questions, and give your opinion about doubling on bass guitar and upright bass at the Low Down Lowdown forum.
- Revisit the history of the Fender Bass with Chris Jisi.
- Peruse classic examples of fine Bass Viola da Gambas from centuries past at the Orphean Foundation Museum of Historical Musical Instruments.