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10 great performances by 10 great Jazz bassists

10 great performances by 10 great Jazz bassists

GregJohnson September 28, 2012 3

What are your all time top ten best Jazz bass performances? We’ve put together a list of 10 great examples below. They range from early, pioneering bootlegged pieces on the upright to more modern

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Led Zeppelin on Celebration Day premiere, Jason Bonham and future shows

Led Zeppelin on Celebration Day premiere, Jason Bonham and future shows

GregJohnson September 21, 2012 2

Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones – the three surviving members of Led Zeppelin – made a rare public appearance together on Thursday to unveil and discuss Celebration Day, the film of

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Hofner to release limited edition Jubilee Bass

Hofner to release limited edition Jubilee Bass

ChrisVesty June 8, 2012 3

Sir Paul McCartney was seen by millions performing at the Diamond Jubilee concert, and closed the packed concert with Beatles favourite Obladi Oblada, being joined by a plethora of pop royalty including Elton John,

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Win a Fender Telecaster, Fender Jazz bass & Mapex Saturn Snare Courtesy of Rockschool

Win a Fender Telecaster, Fender Jazz bass & Mapex Saturn Snare Courtesy of Rockschool

GregJohnson May 1, 2012 0

To celebrate the launch of their new fourth syllabus, Rockschool are offering three lucky winners the chance to win one of the instruments featured on the cover of their new edition books: a Fender

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Win a new guitar at musicroom Stratford’s Fender Day and open mic event

Win a new guitar at musicroom Stratford’s Fender Day and open mic event

GregJohnson April 25, 2012 0

On Saturday May 5, musicroom Stratford will be hosting a special Fender Day packed with prizes, offers and live music. Alongside internet beating discounts on our extensive range of Fender guitars throughout the day,

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Preview: The Rockschool Version 4 syllabus for guitar, bass and drums

Preview: The Rockschool Version 4 syllabus for guitar, bass and drums

GregJohnson April 13, 2012 0

All the details on Rockshool's all-new fourth syllabus for guitar, bass and drums

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Line 6 release firmware update for Variax and HD product series

Line 6 release firmware update for Variax and HD product series

GregJohnson April 10, 2012 0

Owners of the POD HD500 and POD HD multi-effect units should head over to line6.com for a free new firmware update that will increase the functionality of their gear. The update includes two new

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Musikmesse 2012: Fender announce new American Standard Series featuring custom shop tweaks and improvements

Musikmesse 2012: Fender announce new American Standard Series featuring custom shop tweaks and improvements

GregJohnson March 21, 2012 0

Following the discontinuation of their 2011 American Standard Series, Fender have announced a new range of guitars and basses at Musikmesse 2012 in Frankfurt. This is far from just some yearly re-launch event however

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Musikmesse 2012: Peter Pollard’s Odyssey unveil new orchestral instruments

Musikmesse 2012: Peter Pollard’s Odyssey unveil new orchestral instruments

GregJohnson March 20, 2012 0

Amongst the other big name product launches expected at this year’s Musikmesse, Odyssey Premiere are unveiling a raft of new brass and woodwind models. The series, distributed by John Hornby Skewes & Co. Ltd,

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Musikmesse 2012: Ibanez announce new premium line of high-end guitars

Musikmesse 2012: Ibanez announce new premium line of high-end guitars

GregJohnson March 20, 2012 0

A day to go before the start of Musikmesse 2012 and guitarists are already being spoilt for new product releases from the biggest names. One of the leading brands in extreme guitar and basses,

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