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Yamaha John Patitucci TRBJP2 bass

Posted in Bass, Gear    //    Post Date - December 2, 2015

John Patitucci is one of a kind. His virtuosity mixed with years and years of touring, recording and teaching allowed him develop the perfect bass with Yamaha, the TRBJP2. In this video, John goes in-depth about the concept behind each detail of the bass and it’s impact on the overall…

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DOUG WIMBISH TALKS SPECTOR BASSES

Posted in Bass, Gear    //    Post Date - December 1, 2015

Legendary bassist Doug Wimbish shares a personal story of when he was first introduced to Spector Basses and how he was able to befriend Stuart Spector and work with him to custom design his 1987 Spector NS2 model, the same bass that he still relies on for his performances today…

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Megadeth’s Dave Ellefson talks signature sound for EMG

Posted in Bass, Gear    //    Post Date - October 12, 2015

Megadeth and Altitudes & Attitude bassist, Dave Ellefson talks about getting a signature sound from your picking hand and the ‘key of metal’ on EMGtv. Dave gives insight into his early years as a thrash metal player and the importance of staying in time with the music. Dave is using…

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VOX TEARDROP/PHANTOM BASSES

Posted in Bass, Gear    //    Post Date - July 24, 2014

They were huge in the sixties and a big part of the British rock invasion, with acts like The Hollies, The Kinks and The Beatles playing Phantom or Teardrop shaped guitars. Vox has announced the new and long-awaited bass versions of the MARK III Bass and MARK V Bass! The…

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