David Etheridge discovers a hand-built amp and cab from Slapkat which take a drastically new approach to bass sound
When it comes to the upright bass, Stray Cats bassist Lee Rocker is the most prominent musician playing today. In a rare unplugged moment for Bass Guitar Magazine, the great man tells us why we should consider ‘going double’.
Interview: Raz Rauf. Pics: Tina Korhonen
Freddy Villano catches up with Gregg August and finds out what it takes to be in the zone
There are several bass methods to choose from. David Etheridge gives tips on which one might be best for you
David Etheridge gets back to basics and talks moving between positions
Jazz warrior Ruth talks experimentation
New, funky and otherwise hip ‘n’ happening bass players tell us what they do in less time than it takes you to boil up those rusty old roundwounds