Mark Studio 2, Amplifier Modeling Software – Review

Mark Studio 2-1A Review of the Mark Studio 2, Amplifier Modeling Software… Background I purposely avoided amplifier modeling software in the past for a few reasons: I was happy with my recording methods and the early versions of modeling software seemed to put too much load on my already stressed out computer based system. A few things have […]

CD Review – I Sing Stevie, Co-Produced by Rick Suchow

CD Review - I Sing Stevie, Co-Produced by Rick SuchowBMM Associate Editor Rick Suchow Co-Produces I Sing Stevie, The Stevie Wonder Songbook by Camille… Stevie Wonder is a living legend of music. His music is known and loved worldwide and he has performed it flawlessly to a level that sets the bar very high. That said, taking on the task of doing an album performing his work, […]

Bass Lines: Famous Bass Intros – Part III – Sweet Emotion

Bass Lines - Famous Bass Intros - Part III - Sweet EmotionFamous Bass Intro… Sweet Emotion - Hello bass players and fans of bass playing! Welcome to Famous Bass Intros – Part III! This time we have an amazing one, the bass riff intro recorded by Tom Hamilton for Aerosmith’s breakthrough single, Sweet Emotion(1975). The hit single is also known as their signature song. Sweet Emotion […]

Bassist Joseph Patrick Moore – Why Is Music Important (The Panel Experiment) by Brent-Anthony Johnson

Photo courtesy of Greg Brown - July 2014Bassist Joseph Patrick Moore on Why Is Music Important… Who are you, and what do you do? My name is Joseph Patrick Moore and I’m a bassist/composer/producer currently based outside of Atlanta, GA. You can find out more about me here: Who are your primary musical influences? Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, and Jimi Hendrix. What are you listening […]

The Doctor is In with Dr Randy Kertz – Standing Position {Video}

GruvGear-Endorser-Randy-Kertz-DrKertzIn this issue of Bass Musician Magazine, we look at the correct standing position for playing bass and minimizing injury. Brought to you by About Dr. Randall KertzRandall Kertz is a chiropractic physician, acupuncturist, educator, author, and bass player in private practice in suburban Chicago, IL. Web | More Posts (25)

SuperMegaUltraGroovy’s Capo Touch – Review

SuperMegaUltraGroovy recently made their popular Capo software available for the iOS platform with Capo touch for the iPad and iPhone.The popular music transcription software Capo has finally entered the mobile app market with the recent release of Capo Touch for the iPad and iPhone. In a nutshell, the app is the mobile musician’s best friend. Simply import a song from iTunes into Capo touch and you will be presented with…well, just about everything you […]

Legendary Punk Bassist Duncan Reid Returns with New Album

Legendary Punk Bassist Duncan Reid Returns with New AlbumLEGENDARY PUNK ROCKER DUNCAN REID WITH WHITE-HOT NEW BAND CONTINUES HIS PUSH TO BE PURPLE WITH “THE DIFFICULT SECOND ALBUM…” There are only two people in the entire world who can claim to have played with the Ramones while not actually being tagged with the ‘Ramone’ nom-de-plume. Duncan ‘Kid’ Reid is one of those people. […]