Nov
9

Robert DeLeo

Today’s Know Your Player is about bassist and songwriter Robert DeLeo of Stone Temple Pilots. Stone Temple Pilots were one of the most successful rock bands of the 90’s. Bassist Robert DeLeo is credited with much of […]

Oct
8

Steve Swallow

Today’s Know Your Player is about legendary bassist Steve Swallow.  Steve is a pioneer on the electric bass guitar and is a unique voice in the pantheon of great bassists.  Swallow has played with countless artist including Gary […]

Aug
24

Benjamin Orr

Today’s Know Your Player is about Benjamin Orr, the bassist from the classic power pop band The Cars.  Orr wasn’t just the bass player, he also sang lead on many of The Cars biggest hits.  […]

May
11

Legend by Bob Marley and the Wailers

Today’s Essential Record is Legend from Bob Marley and the Wailers.  If you look up ‘bass groove’ in the dictionary, this should be one of the top three definitions.  In some music, the bass is […]

Apr
16

Bernard Odum

Most bass players have heard Bernard Odum, they just don’t know his name.  If you’ve heard James Brown’s band from the mid 60’s, then you’ve heard Bernard. From Wikipedia: Bernard Odum (1932 – August 17, […]