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byPublished on 06-06-2013 02:00 PM Number of Views: 277
We often mention that members of the TMBG Band are top-flite Nashville studio musicians. To prove the point, here's an excerpt from a track called Deep Blue Grass from keyboardist Tim McDonald's album Tim McDonald II. On stand-up (double) bass? Roy Vogt, for those of you who've been asking to hear him 'slap the heavyweight'.
Enjoy this download! Deep Blue Grass.mov
byPublished on 05-28-2013 11:00 AM Number of Views: 223
There have been a few posts lately concerning picking versus finger-style. Lucky us! BestBassGear.com has just posted an article on the art of picking! Timely to our discussion.
Here's an excerpt:
"Yeah, I know, there are a whole crop of bass players out there who are very anti-pick (or plectrum, if you prefer). If you’re one of those, don’t do one of those “real bass players don’t use picks” things. Some players use picks and it’s not a sin to do so."
To read the entire article, click HERE.
byPublished on 05-25-2013 05:00 AM Number of Views: 297
How cheap is too cheap? The Rogue LX200BF Fretless 4-String Bass is both the best and the worst in a low-priced instrument. She gets high marks for construction and comfort, but loses out badly on electronics. The fretted models are reported to have sharp-edged fret wires, too, but this one's fretless, so you'd have ...
byPublished on 05-23-2013 12:30 PM Number of Views: 402
Our good friend Bryan Beller forwarded the following for your consideration. I haven't heard it yet (maybe Elmeaux can review it for us) but I have no doubt, based upon previous experience, that this is a disc/mp3 worth having!
byPublished on 05-18-2013 02:45 PM Number of Views: 266
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