Bass Pickups News: Aguilar Announces AG 4M/J-HC and AG 5M/J-HC Pickup Sets

Aguilar AG 5MJ-HC 2

Bass Pickups News: Aguilar Announces AG 4M/J-HC and AG 5M/J-HC Pickup Sets… Aguilar, the leading edge USA manufacturer of high quality bass pickups, is pleased to announce the AG 4M/J-HC and AG 5M/J-HC pickup sets. These calibrated sets include one of Aguilar’s AG 4M or 5M pickup for the bridge position and the AG 4J-HC or […]

Win an Audient iD22 from PIZICATO

Win an Audient iD22 from PIZICATO

Win an Audient iD22 from PIZICATO… To raise awareness for their new digital donation website that allows fans to make direct donations to their favorite musicians, PIZICATO is giving away a world-class Audient iD22 high-performance audio interface and monitoring system. PIZICATO launched in February 2015 to ensure musicians are compensated. There have been many headlines in […]

Plectrum Technique for Bass Guitar

Plectrum Technique for Bass Guitar

Bass Book: Plectrum Technique for Bass Guitar… Plectrum Technique for Bass Guitar is a complete method for learning to play the bass guitar with a plectrum. It contains 201 exercises plus four study pieces and is suitable for beginners to the technique as well as highly accomplished players. 202 pages. Written in Standard Notation and TAB. […]

CD Review: Simon Goulding – Familia & Open Window

Simon Goulding – Familia

CD Review: Simon Goulding – Familia & Open Window… Bassist/producer/keyboardist/producer/percussionist Simon Goulding delivers an incredible debut release in his 2010 bad-boy Latin music drenched Familia. Simon is, as absolutely always (and without fail), at the top of his game, and listening to his deep, sexy (Yamaha TRB 5 and 6-string / Music Man fretless5) tone is […]

CD Review: Mitchell Coleman Jr. – Soul Searching

Mitchell Coleman Jr. – Soul Searching

CD Review: Mitchell Coleman Jr. – Soul Searching… Mitchell hits hard, right out of the gate, with the flying fleet thumb-style of “Flow”, the first tune of his debut, independent release Soul Searching and proceeds to cruise through the CD’s manicured smooth jazz presentation. This is a fantastic group of sons to drive to – […]

The Killers – Somebody Told Me Bass Transcription

The Killers - Somebody Told Me Bass Transcription

The Killers – Somebody Told Me Bass Transcription… Somebody Told Me was the second single released from The Killers’ debut album Hot Fuss (2004) and features Mark Stoermer in great form. His bass playing is as inventive as ever and the introduction’s bass solo is a great example of this. Using the B minor scale, […]

Boulder Creek Bass Review – EBR1-B5 5 String Acoustic/Electric Bass

Boulder Creek Bass Review - EBR1-B5 5 String Acoustic/Electric Bass Review

Boulder Creek Bass Review – EBR1-B5 5 String Acoustic/Electric Bass… Sheer elegance and unsurpassed tonal quality. The Boulder Creek EBR1-B5 5 String Acoustic/Electric Bass is a jumbo body style bass with a beautiful gloss black finish. The top is spruce and the sides and back are mahogany. The 22-fret fingerboard and bridge are rosewood. Pearl […]