Category: Review

6 Podcasts Every Bassist Should Listen To

6 Podcasts Every Bassist Should Listen To

Currently podcasting seems to be the new darling form……


Grooving with Hybrid Techniques – Enrico Galetta


Grooving with Hybrid Techniques
is an all new bass instructional book by Italian bassists Enrico Galetta.  The 55 page book covers five techniques:……


Tonic: The Music Improvisation Card Game

Tonic: The Music Improvisation Card Game is finishing up it’s Kickstarter campaign this……


Esperanza Spalding Presents: Emily’s D+Evolution

On May 5th I was fortunate……


Review: Notation Trainer Android App

Concept and Features

Notation Trainer is an incredible Android app created to help musicians improve their sight-reading skills.  Designed by London-based music tutor Stuart Bahn,……


Seeking Inspiration? Follow the Sonic Highways

I just finished watching Dave Grohl’s HBO series Sonic Highways, and I must say that I think it is the most inspirational series I have……


Review: Rotosound Swing Bass 66 Nickel – 5 String Set

There was a time, early on in my bass playing years, that the only strings I would use where Rotosounds.  To be honest, I don’t remember……


NorCal Jazz Presents the JazzDeck ™

After reading Brian Fox’s glowing editorial about the JazzDeck in the May issue of Bass Player Magazine, I decided to order a set and check it out for myself.  Visually, the JazzDeck……


Jack Bruce Releases ‘Silver Rails’

‘Silver Rails’ is the eagerly awaited new studio album by the legendary JACK BRUCE, one of the greatest popular musicians……


Chris Tarry Lessons