Bass

By Scott Woodward   Like most of us, I am always chasing the next big gig. I was the guy combing through all the trade papers and magazines. I was always signing up for the services where you...
This year’s winter NAMM was just what I expected. Lots of rock stars, lots of walking (8 miles of it for me) and of course tons of gear.   Having missed the Ampeg booth last year, I made it a...
The Anaheim Convention Center which hosted NAMM 2014 is huge, yet it was hardly able to contain all the cool gear on display.  We continue our search for the finest the show has to offer....
(return to Best of NAMM 2014 Part 1 or Best of NAMM 2014 Part 2)   Roli Seaboard Controller     Perhaps the most innovative product ot NAMM 2014 is the new Seaboard keyboard...
I was doing a gig in Indiana for New Year’s Eve, which meant it was going to be a fly date and I had to bring my bass with me.   Now I have brought my bass on hundreds of fly dates without any...
Have you ever sent your mixes to a good mastering engineer, but were disappointed in the sound of those mixes after mastering? For example, the mastered mixes might sound too thin (weak in the bass...
Well, it’s time for the ol’ Christmas list.   Last year was a bust, so I’m sending my nifty gift list for 2013 to Mrs. Claus this year and we’ll see how it goes.   Dear Mrs. Klaus,  ...
Peavey has, since its founding, always had the collective mindset of providing musicians with just a little bit more than what they would expect at the price point they’re paying. The new Peavey...
Tech 21’s reputation precedes them.  The company is well known for products that allow the player to run direct with all the dynamics, clarity, warmth and response of playing through an amp/...
Dear Diary,   Well, the last few gigs kinda made me wanna puke.  The pretty boy guitar player who I wanted to have in the band (did I come on too strong?) nailed the audition, and has been...