Tag Archives: Bass Player

Music Theory for Bass Guitar – Intervals

This lesson covers the most basic building blocks of music and music theory: Intervals. This first part covers semitones, tones and intervals of the major scale. It also has a look at the construction of the Major scale. This is all shown with reference to the bass guitar neck. Music Theory for Bass Guitar – Intervals Part 1 (L#4)

Easy Bass Guitar Lesson 5 Rock Songs For Beginners

Tune a bass guitar by hand by tuning the E string first, using a piano or a guitar, and then tuning the other three strings to the corresponding notes on the E string. Find out how to match pitch and compare tones when tuning a bass guitar in this free video music lesson from a bass guitar instructor. Easy Bass Guitar Lesson 5 Rock Songs For Beginners

James Brown Music: Super Bad!

If you like James Brown Music then you should definitely check out this video about the Godfather of Soul! Movin’, groovin’ and shakin’ all over! “James Brown: The Man, The Music & The Message” “Highlights from the acclaimed film about the life story of the music legend. DVD available at OTPvideo.com or 202-898-0899.” If you like music that’s got soul and is Super Bad then you should check this out and… Read More »

Bass Player Magazine is Giving Away an Epiphone Bass!

 Bass Player Magazine is offering a free Epiphone bass in their new contest – it's a sweepstakes so all you have to do is enter in order for a chance to win. Details via the link below: Bass Player – Epiphone Giveaway www.bassplayer.com "Enter Online Now! Contest ends November 30th, 2013. Fill out my Wufoo form!" http://www.bassplayer.com/TabId/177/Default.aspx?ArticleId=152987 If you play bass, you might just become a winner if you enter… Read More »

YouTube Bass Player Interviewed by Mr. Rogers

Many, many musicians out there could be considered to be a YouTube Bass Player , but this interview definitely sums it all up. Mr Rogers interviews a bass player Apparently it’s Bill Murray and National Lampoon but it’s definitely hilarious — and appropriate, from this writer’s standpoint! Enjoy and share if you dig it! youtube bass player  

Bass Guitar Player Bootsy Collins Rocks the Stage in 2010

One bass guitar player that worked with James Brown is Bootsy Collins who also worked with Parliament Funkadelic. This video also features several other bass guitar players. Bootsy Collins @ Bass Player Live 2010 "Bootsy with few of the BEST BASS Players in the world." We always dug Bootsy with George Clinton and Parliament, he totally rocked the stage with James Brown and also in this video. Share it if you… Read More »

Interview with Iconic Bass Player Carol Kaye

A classic Bass Player icon: Motown bassist Carol Kaye in a video interview. Enjoy! BASS PLAYER: Carol Kaye Interview "See the rest of the Carol Kaye interview at http://bassplayer.com/Artists." Carol played on some of the greatest songs in Motown, including I Was Made To Love Her – Stevie Wonder  What'd I Say, A Little Less Conversation, Suspicious Minds etc. – Elvis Presley (this cut is claimed by 4 others too) Bless The Beasts And… Read More »