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Esperanza Spalding

Esperanza Spalding is a great bass player and singer. It's no surprise that she made Bass Player magazine's most exciting new player list. This youtube...
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I’m Yours – Ukulele Kid

This kid might be the next Jake Shimabukuro! Rock on! I'm still trying to learn this song.

Aguilar Tone Hammer

One of my teachers let me borrow this pedal and now I can't let it go...more like I didn't want to let it go...

The Guild – Do You Wanna Date My Avatar

Ahh, the wonderful days of MUDD. I miss those countless hours of doing nothing but quests, gold, and spells. I've been following "The Guild"...

Guitar Center: Fresh Cuts Vol. 4

I finally picked up my copy of Guitar Center's Fresh Cuts Vol. 4. Haven't heard of Fresh Cuts? Fresh Cuts is a compilation of...

Les Paul Dead

This just came in from CNN.  Just when I thought of selling my son's mini Les Paul.  Thanks for the music Les. Les Paul, whose...
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Hang Drum

I've seen a couple of these hang drums on the street now--usually near the BART stations.  The sound it makes is a cross between...
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United Breaks Guitars

This is the reason why I hand carry my bass.  Poor Dave Carroll.  I know how he feels.  Actually every musician knows how he...
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Dan Wilson

Dan Wilson is one of my favorite writer/musicians out there.  I've followed him since his Semisonic days (I started off with waking up to...
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One Day…Maybe…

Maybe one day I'll be this good. If I add a string every year, I'll be there in 6 years or so. Jean Baudin...

Ibanez SR505

Bought a new toy.

Instrument Tuner: iStroboSoft

I've been using my BOSS TU-80 for a while now and I thought I was making a good deal to have a metronome and...

Fender Jazz Bass 24

I've been using this bass for 1 year now. This is my first bass guitar.  I didn't know what I was looking for and I...

Gary Grainger PRS Bass

I was shopping for a bass the other day and I came across the Gary Grainger Private Stock Bass.   I’m still a novice bass...