Jazz Improvisation for Bass with Andrea Fascetti: Chromatic Approaches Lines In Action Part 2

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HI MY FRIEND AND COLLEAGUES, IT’S REALLY COOL TO BE HERE AGAIN! THANK YOU FOR THE POSITIVE FEEDBACK ABOUT MY LESSONS. I WANT YOU TO REMEMBER THAT THIS IS A LONG COURSE ABOUT JAZZ IMPROVISATION FOR BASS. I STARTED THESE LESSONS IN NOVEMBER 2008… IT’S REALLY A LONG RUN MY FRIENDS! IN PAST LESSONS, WE […]

Tomohiko Ohkanda – Bass Musician Magazine, March 2015 Issue

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Tomohiko Ohkanda – Bass Musician Magazine, March 2015 Issue… We learn more by meeting, interacting and listening to musicians from different cultures. After a recording session at Neila Productions,  I was recently introduced to an amazing bass player named Tomohiko Ohkanda. He is alreadya brand name in the Japanese Music Scene, therefore i found it […]

Mike Claiborne Offers Free Bass Lessons

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Mike Claiborne Offers Free Bass Lessons… Nashville Bassist, Mike Claiborne, has just announced the release of free bass lessons on his online blog, found at www.mikeclaiborne.com/blog. These lessons promise to give the interested bassist a look into Claiborne’s style and phrasing. The first two are up, but look for more lessons (as well as tips […]

Ashdown Announces New Retroglide 800 UK Built Bass Head

Ashdown Retroglide 800 UK Built Bass Head

  The Ashdown Retroglide 800 UK Built Bass Head… Ashdown has worked with a number of FUNK Masters over the past 30+ years of making bass amps.  The desire to create an amplifier which meets the requirements for absolute fidelity and clarity, precision tone shaping and masses of power on tap for stunning dynamics, continues […]

Fender Releases US Geddy Lee Jazz Bass

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Fender Releases US Geddy Lee Jazz Bass… Bassists have loved the signature Geddy Lee Jazz Bass® for years. The new U.S.A. Geddy Lee Jazz Bass is a new version that combines the specs and features of Lee?s three favorite basses?two Fender Custom Shop versions of his signature model and the original sleek black ’72 Jazz Bass that […]

Fender Releases Steve Harris Precision Bass

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Fender Releases Steve Harris Precision Bass… Steve Harris?s galloping fleet-fingered basslines have turbocharged U.K. metal titans Iron Maiden for decades and have made him the most influential metal bassist alive. Harris has stayed true to his battle-hardened Precision Bass® over the years, and his signature Steve Harris Precision Bass now comes in his famously regal gloss White finish […]

All-New Ampeg SCR-DI is the Most Bass-Friendly DI Ever

All-New Ampeg SCR-DI is the Most Bass-Friendly DI Ever

The all-new Ampeg SCR-DI Bass DI with Scrambler™ Overdrive… The first pedal Ampeg has released in years, the SCR-DI combines a classic Ampeg preamp, EQ pedal and overdrive stomp box in a rugged design built to deliver Ampeg tone in any situation. “The SCR-DI is the most bass-friendly DI ever created,” remarks Ampeg Product Manager […]

Mark Wade Debuts Event Horizon

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Bassist Mark Wade takes the art of the trio to brilliant new heights with his debut recording Event Horizon. Working with trio-mates Tim Harrison, piano, and Scott Neumann, drums, Wade shines as an instrumentalist, composer, and bandleader. “I always loved listening to great piano trios,” the Queens, New York-based bassist says. “With no horn players […]