60 Years of Bass Evolution

60 Years of Bass Evolution

Evolution of the bass from the upright bass to the electric P-bass. Do you know the story?

Hit the Tone! Black Sabbath’s Paranoid

Hit the Tone! Black Sabbath’s Paranoid

Hasn’t enough been said about this record already? Well, we hope not. Still, it never hurts to celebrate (on its 50th anniversary) a fundamental album in the history of metal and adjacent genres. Yes, folks: without Paranoid (without the first four Black Sabbath albums, actually), the long-haired dudes in high school would have only heard […]

Flatwound Bass Strings – An underrated classic

Flatwound Bass Strings – An underrated classic

Flatwound strings? Who plays those anymore, and why? You’d be surprised, and we’re here to explain why… Read on, bassists!

NAMM 2020 – Guitars & Basses

NAMM 2020 – Guitars & Basses

Find all the latest and greatest in Guitars & Basses from NAMM 2020…

Top 5 Bass Pedals of 2019

Top 5 Bass Pedals of 2019

Like guitarists, bassists can be equally obsessed with pedals…Have a look at our Top 5 of 2019…

Top 5 Basses of 2019

Top 5 Basses of 2019

How do you get the best low end in 2019? Check out our Top 5 electric basses of the year…

Hit The Tone! Tool’s Danny Carey

Hit The Tone! Tool’s Danny Carey

Tool’s drummer, the impressive Danny Carey, has exquisite taste when it comes to the materials (and therefore sound) of his drum parts. Read on for details…

E-bass: Groove & the Metronome

E-bass: Groove & the Metronome

Ever wondered how musicians, especially bassists, improve their rhythm and timing? This article will answer some questions…

What you should know about Kick Drum Pedals

What you should know about Kick Drum Pedals

Drummers, beginners & amateurs, look no further… if you’re looking for that perfect kick drum pedal we have some tips for you.

HIT THE TONE! ’70s Funk Bass

HIT THE TONE! ’70s Funk Bass

That funky bass tone of the 1970s that simply makes you NEED to move. “How can I achieve it”, you ask? Read on for some tips…