This is a familiar story that I end up discussing often with my musician friends. I wanted to share it with you all and hear your opinion too. Some of us get tempted to build our own instrument, usually by hiring a local luthier to do it. The question is: is it worth it? Let’s explore some pros and cons.
New bass day is probably the happiest day for every bassist. You’ll be spending weeks and even months preparing for this day. In the process you’ll spend lots of time reading reviews, watching youtube videos and comparing prices and specs. Here’s how not to lose your path along the way…
I’m really excited to share with you my latest Blues Bass - Quick Start Guide course that has just been published.
I’ve been working on this course for months now and it’s finally ready! I always wanted to make blues bass playing style accessible to everyone. Finally, you can get started with blues bass the easy and FUN way.
Halloween is almost here and I wanted to share with you ideas for halloween bass songs to learn that would be perfect for the occasion. You could include the performance of these songs as part of your Halloween party or throw in a song or two in your Halloween gig setlist. They all sound spooky and have awesome bass lines to groove out.
The famous “pocket”. You must have heard about the mythical “pocket” all bass players are talking about. It’s interesting that everyone has heard about it, but not many can tell you what it is. It’s something that you need to feel, that comes naturally as you play and get deep into the groove… There is a lot of mystery going around it and I’ll dare say - hype. I’m personally a fan of mysteries and legends, but the pocket has nothing to do with it.
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