We examine the giant leaps in amplification technology via a few of the amps we've known and loved over the decades...
Celebrating the back catalog of the former Public Image Ltd. bassist – all the hits, the misses and the maybes
Chic's low-end master of funk on gear, influences, touring with Cher and keeping Bernard Edwards' basslines alive
The San Fran bass phenom returns with Small Moments and explains the far-reaching philosophy behind the music
Deep Purple are the last hard rockers of their era still touring, and they’ve got some miles in 'em yet, says the man in charge of the band's low-end
The post-rock duo's leader on how he builds a blockbuster bass sound, his expansive live rig and why Tautology ended up as a triple album
The Slyboots four-stringer recalls her formative years playing bass, and how the NYC bass community moulded her into the player she is today
We visited Fender’s Custom Shop in Corona, California for a peek behind the curtain and some pearls of wisdom
The architect of Trivium's low-end on his studio setup, and why MIDI drums were key to their monstrous new album, What The Dead Men Say
Felix Pastorius on the importance of an artist's individuality, managing fans' expectations and befriending your bass
Give yourself the gift of thunder with the best bass guitar amps money can buy – featuring Trace Elliot, Hartke, Ampeg and more
The actor and musician Lynda Kay on a friendship less ordinary and a special duet with the late Motörhead frontman
Idaho-resident bassist Mark Rowe owns what is thought to be the world’s largest collection of 12-string basses. We meet him for a chat about the thang behind the twang...
The great Lee Sklar, veteran of countless sessions, returns with the Immediate Family. “I’m your gardener!” he tells us...
The Dimmu Borgir bassist on satanic pickups, signature gear, and the cross-cultural exchange between Norwegian black metal and Swedish death metal
The Kyuss, Obsessed, and Fireball Ministry bassist, soundtrack composer, studio owner and icon on a career less ordinary