Bass Player Magazine 2006


(All musical examples in this issue are in music notation and bass tab)

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Feature Interviews and Lesson Articles

Interview with Geddy Lee from Rush .

Interview with Andy Rourke from The Smiths.There are short musical examples with this interview - "The Queen is Dead,""Girl Afraid" and "Bigmouth Strikes Again."

Jaco Pastorius book update. Bill Miklowski's Jaco book update was featured.


MIchael Henderson

Richie Edwards from the Darkness

Brad Stewart of Shinedown

David J from Bauhaus

Geoff Gascoyne with Jamie Callum

Full Transcriptions

Dusty Springfield's "So of A Preacher Man ." Bass player is Tommy Cogbill.

Partial Transcriptions and Lessons

Reggae Hands - mini lesson on playing reggae

Bob Marley's Get Up Stand Up - mini lesson on playing this great reggae tune

Sklar Rocks! - a look at Lee Sklar's bass line on 'Crack From the Sky.'

Learn the bassline from "Glide" by Pleasure.

CD Reviews

Brian Bromberg - Wood II

Bela Fleck & The Flecktones - The Hidden Land

Donald Fagan - Morph the Cat

Marcus Miller - Master of All Trades (DVD)

Amber Whitlock - The Colours of Life

Lee Rocker - Racin the Devil

The Sounds - Dying to Say This To You

The Wood Brothers - Ways not to lose

Transcribe! - Software review


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