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Interview With The Legendary Bassist – Victor Wooten

I’m on holiday with the family right now (and LOVING it!), but, I really didn’t want to skip a week and not send you anything… so, I thought I’d treat you to something I usually keep only for members of…

SBL Student Spotlight – Ben Walker

Nick Wells meets Ben Walker, bandleader, sideman and trainee gym instructor. In this regular feature we shine a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to watch.’ Throughout the year, we’ll be catching up with…

SBL Student Spotlight – Daniel Wester

Nick Wells and Medicine X bassist Daniel Wester sit down to discuss all things bass. In this regular feature we shine a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to watch.’ Throughout the year, we’ll…

SBL Student Spotlight – Tim Hill

Nick Wells meets Tim Hill, bassist with latin quintet Agave. In this regular feature we shine a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to watch.’ Throughout the year, we’ll be catching up with a…

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SBL Student Spotlight – Jack Zaferes

Stolen Rhodes bassist Jack Zaferes tells Nick Wells about the highs and lows of playing in a Philadelphia rock band. In this regular feature we shine a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to…

SBL Student Spotlight – Toby Ellis

Introducing Toby Ellis from Watford-based alt-rock band Corolla. In this regular feature we shine a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to watch.’ Throughout the year, we’ll be catching up with a diverse set…

SBL Student Spotlight – Olle Risberg

For this week’s Student Spotlight, Olle Risberg tells all about his Swedish rock band, Three Seasons. In this regular feature we shine a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to watch.’ Throughout the year,…

SBL Student Spotlight – Dima Midborn

For our latest Student Spotlight we’ve tracked down one of the groovers and shakers behind Moscow’s indie pop scene. Throughout the year, we’ll be touching base with a diverse set of breaking and established talent to air their thoughts and…

7 Basses Just arrived in the post… and I’m giving them away!

So today was a GOOD day… in fact scrap that – it was a GREAT day! :) 7 basses arrived in the post. WIN! Even better than that (for you!) I’m going to be giving these basses away. All you…

SBL Student Spotlight – Pablo Orellana

For this week’s Student Spotlight, Pablo Orellana shares the story behind his bass approach. Throughout the year, we’ll be touching base with a diverse set of breaking and established talent to air their thoughts and experiences about bass playing, tunes…

SBL Student Spotlight – Caleb Wilson

For this week’s Student Spotlight, we catch up with Caleb Wilson. Throughout the year, we’ll be touching base with a diverse set of breaking and established talent to air their thoughts and experiences about bass playing, tunes and music in…

SBL Student Spotlight – Krystian Kopec

For our seventh Student Spotlight, we chatted to Krystian Kopec, a bass player whose story with SBL began 18 months ago. Throughout the year, we’ll be catching up with a diverse set of breaking and established talent to air their…

SBL Student Spotlight – Kristaps Baumanis

In our new weekly feature we’re going to be shining a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to watch.’ Throughout the year, we’ll be catching up with a diverse set of breaking and established…

SBL Student Spotlight – Simon Poulton

In our new weekly feature we’re going to be shining a light on a select few SBL students regarded by many as ‘ones to watch.’ Throughout the year, we’ll be catching up with a diverse set of breaking and established…

New Amp… New Pedal… and I’m giving them away!

This month I’m taking a look at the EBS Magni 1 x15 Bass Combo and the Billy Sheehan Signature Drive Deluxe Pedal. The combo is great… and the drive pedal is mind-blowingly cool! Take a look at the full review video… plus……