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byPublished on 03-04-2013 05:00 AM Number of Views: 202
Ed Friedland, from Bassplayer.com, has a new tutorial to offer. Check out this excerpt:
Blues You Can Use: Rhythmic Fun with the Shuffle
By ED FRIEDLAND - Wed, 30 Jan 2013
THIS MONTH, IíM GOING TO PRESENT SOMETHING very different. The examples shown here are not something I recommend you try to play on a blues gig - unless you want to get fired real quick! Instead, look at them as rhythmic training tools - the more control you have over the shuffle rhythm, the better you can do your job when it comes to playing it straight.
byPublished on 02-28-2013 05:25 PM Number of Views: 327
Bassist Jeff Berlin will be performing with Jazz legends Michael Wolff and Mike Clark, the Wolff & Clark Expedition, in support of their self-titled debut CD release on Random Act Records at Snug Harbor in New Orleans on March 9 & 10, 2013. Jeff, along with Pianist Wolff and Drummer Clark, will present an unparalleled musical odyssey at Snug Harbor. The Expedition aims for uncharted, compelling musical territories while still entertaining all astute listeners. Join the Expedition...
byPublished on 02-27-2013 10:30 PM Number of Views: 174
If you don't check out his website on a regular basis, now's the time to start. TR member, Stanton Lawrence, gives us his TMBG lesson reviews, gear info, and all other things related to the bass!
Check out his latest entry: a review of TMBG Lesson 13.
Visit his page often to keep up with the Bass Ramblings!
byPublished on 02-26-2013 05:15 PM Number of Views: 260
If you're in London, don't bother having tea with the Queen, the London Bass Show is this weekend! Put on something black, and get down to the Olympia Exhibition Center. For more info, click here: http://www.londonbassguitarshow.com/
byPublished on 02-21-2013 08:30 AM Number of Views: 328
Okay - here'a special special, this-week-only sale! We have just ONE TMBG 'Saving the World from Mediocrity' XL T-shirt left. The best thing next to you - get it today! - for just $15 plus S&H. This durable, long-sleeve black T will make you the envy of all your friends. Be the first on your block...! To order, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Put "I Want That T!" in the subject line. Be sure to include your mailing address and phone #.
byPublished on 02-20-2013 05:15 AM Number of Views: 276
For those interested in the tech stuff, I found a few interesting pieces on frequency and diffraction of bass sound. I was surfing about and found some sites that talked about why the bass penetrates more powerfully through walls and for longer distances than the ...