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Wednesday May 12, 2021. 12:30 AM
Meet Alex Jennings, a bassist from Devon, UK who has been laying down the low end for two decades. Here’s his story…
Tuesday May 11, 2021. 09:30 PM
Gruv Gear’s FretWraps have a new option with the Bubby Lewis Signature “Otaku” model. They come in four sizes to accommodate different instruments.
Gilad Ephrat sent this video to us, in honor of Ron Carter’s 84th birthday on May 4th. Here’s Gilad’s take on the tune, “Sunshower” from Carter’s 1977 album, “Piccolo”.
Darryl Anders and AgapeSoul have followed up their recent single, “Bulletproof”, with another song and some exciting news. “Nobody But You” is not only the name of the new song, but it’s also the name of the band’s upcoming EP.
Monday May 10, 2021. 09:30 PM
We’ve got another rare bird for you this week with the Andre Instruments Maya 3. The acoustic/electric bass guitar has a unique design with stunning craftsmanship.
Jason Raso emailed us this morning with a new video he has for a new track. “Rocket Launch” features Jason along with Billy Sheehan and Paul DeLong.
Calling all pedal geeks: Reverb’s new documentary “The Pedal Movie” is now available. The film clocks in at 2 hours and 22 minutes and tells the story of effects pedals with interviews from over 100 builders, artists, producers, and more.
Here’s the weekly roundup of the top 10 reader favorite stories on No Treble, for the week of May 1-7.
Sunday May 9, 2021. 09:30 PM
Sheptone has unveiled the Miles Bass Pickup, a single-coil design that “goes the distance” for vintage tone. It was created to accurately reproduce the tone of the original Fender 1951 Precision Bass, they shared.
You asked for more Synth Bass, and we delivered. In today’s clip, we’re checking out Michael Jackson’s “Man In The Mirror”. Legendary keyboardist Greg Phillinganes handles bass duties on this tune. Greg is an absolute monster on synth bass!
The Who have released a new deluxe edition of “The Who Sell Out”, featuring a staggering 112 tracks with 47 of them previously unreleased. Of course, John Entwistle’s bass lines anchor the entire affair, but his compositions also get a new light.
Saturday May 8, 2021. 09:30 PM
Nux has unveiled the Mighty Bass 50BT, a bass amp they say is perfect for practice, rehearsing, and recording. The 50-watt combo features a 6.5-inch speaker and a Class-D power section.
Cory Wong dropped a new video yesterday, with a preview of a new album he did with Dave Koz. Here’s the tune, “Today”, which features Koz on soprano sax and Yohannes Tona laying down the low end.
Teymur Phell and Jim Kalbach published “Killer Walking Bass” back in 2018, and now they’re pushing things even further with Killer Walking Bass Volume 2. Volume 2 includes melodic lines for eight songs with more challenging chord changes
The Dead Daisies have been stuck inside long enough. With things opening back up, they’ve announced the “Get Out Of The House” tour. The outing will showcase the band’s new four-piece lineup featuring rock legend Glenn Hughes on bass and vocals.
Friday May 7, 2021. 09:30 PM
Aguilar Amplification has added a new model to their ultra-compact line of pedals with the DB 599 Bass Compressor. Housed in a yellow chassis, the mini unit has a simple control layout with a knob for gain and a knob for compression.
Johnnie Gilmore has released a new solo bass rendition of the Carole King classic 'You've Got a Friend,' and just like all of his videos, it's absolutely gorgeous.
Today is “Bandcamp Friday” – a day when the excellent people at Bandcamp waive their fees for artists and podcasters. No Treble is largely reader-supported, so we’d be thrilled if you checked this out.
Thursday May 6, 2021. 09:30 PM
Todd Kerns is currently the bass player for Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators. But his story is much deeper than that. Enjoy the conversation...
In this video, Josh DuBois and Tim Starace rip through 23 of their favorite Geddy Lee bass lines. I love that Tim chose that epic riff on “La Villa Strangiato.” What’s your favorite?
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