The wing bass is an amazing innovation in travel instruments. Being able to put a bass guitar under the seat on a plane is awesome! The Wing Instruments company keeps innovating and pushing the envelope. Many of us who travel with our bass or guitar have been told "there is no space in the overhead…Read more Wing Instruments… Flying!!!
I had a great time at Summer NAMM 2018. I couldn't resist stopping and playing my wing bass at the Wing Instruments booth. Enjoy the video! https://youtu.be/OzhrMrN9J4k Learn more about Wing Instruments here. Enjoy even more videos below!
At last year's Summer NAMM 2017, the folks at BackBeat debuted their brand new product, an in-Ear monitor that gives tactile feedback whenever you play a note. We knew about other products that gave tactile feedback on a floor mat while playing the bass, but the BackBeat took that concept and made it portable. You…Read more Bass grooves you can feel!
For several years I have been trying to find the right sounds, trying different amps and cabinets and being totally frustrated until I found the Phil Jones Bass Cab 47. Welcome to another game changing gear. The Cab 47 is quite possibly the most transparent sounding speaker I have ever used. Crystal clear would be…Read more Game Changing Gear Volume 14
Incredible! For years I tried to avoid purchasing expensive gear, especially in the earlier parts of my career. I just didn't think it made a difference... boy was I wrong...LOL! Last year a great friend of mine, Andy Brown, CEO of Wing Instruments, had A Taylor 314ce he needed to get rid of because he…Read more Game Changing Gear Volume 11
There are tonnes of different accessories out there for musicians, but there are few that really standout. Here we have the Chi Hoop, an accessory that I thought I didn't need until I tried it, and now I can not see myself going without it. Lol. I tried the very first Chi Hoop and they…Read more Amazing invention Wednesday!
Most people really hate Mondays and for good reason. When I had a day job, Mondays really sucked. I literally dragged myself to work, LOL. But sometimes very special things can arise out of places you would not expect. This next song is a tune that was written on a Monday, but was inspired by…Read more On a Monday?