Jan
14

Ozark Resonator Bass

I was looking around the Internet and I stumbled across this cool 4 string resonator bass.  It’s constructed of nickel plated steel with a lipstick pickup and a biscuit resonator.  After seeing the videos and hearing the tone of […]

Mar
24

“Black Dog” by Led Zeppelin

Today’s Classic Bass Line is from “Black Dog” by Led Zeppelin.  A pure classic, and a must know line by one of the great rock bassists – John Paul Jones. “Black Dog” is a blues riff […]

Jan
17

“Message in a Bottle” by The Police

Today’s Classic Bass Line is from the song “Message in a Bottle” by The Police.  Sting played this line on his early 1970’s Fretless Fender Precision Bass.  The bass has an ash body with a fretless maple neck.  He […]

Jan
5

“While My Guitar Gently Weeps” by The Beatles

Today we have another Classic Bass Line from Paul McCartney. “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” is from The Beatles White Album and was written by George Harrison.  This line has everything – double stops, slides, wide ranging scales and arpeggios […]