As a member of Booker T. and the MGs, Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn cut an instrumental version of the Beatles’ Abbey Road. But the experience wasn't all that satisfying...
TesseracT's Amos Williams on why he used parallel distortion and a “Swiss Army knife of overdrive” on the band's new album
Back in 2010, we asked Cream bassist Jack Bruce to nominate five albums that influenced his bass playing
The seasoned sideman compares notes on Steve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen, Nuno Bettencourt, Zakk Wylde and Dweezil Zappa
The iconic bass riff helped make Dark Side of the Moon one of the biggest-selling albums of all time
Spotlighting his punk roots, the Pete Wentz Artist Series StingRay is visually inspired by watches and skateboards
Geddy Lee Asks: Are Bass Players Human Too? also stars Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic and former Hole bassist Melissa Auf der Maur
The former Rolling Stones bassist used a modified fretless on every album and many of the singles up to 1975
Bassist Peter ‘Mars' Cowling was at his inventive best on this blues-tinged rocker from 1979’s Live! Go For What You Know
The Darkness bassist on reinventing what it means to be a rock star in 2023: "You can't behave in that stereotypical rock star way..."
Back in 2012, the legendary Yes bassist revisited five classic albums – and his final pick might surprise you
Richard Bona may have the chops to pull off superhuman solos, but his strengths as a sideman lay in keeping things simple
Despite his legendary status with Fender, Mike Dirnt’s most memorable bassline was recorded on a mid-70s Gibson