Articles

"(I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea" by Elvis Costello & The Attractions
Bass Player (2014) Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 70-71,73-74,76

WITH HIS BITING LYRICS, RETRO IMAGE, AND jittery deportment, Elvis Costello was somehow more punk than punk when he hit the mainstream back in 1977. For his solo debut, My Aim Is True, Costello relied on bassist Johnny Ciambotti and ...

Miles "The Shoe" Schuman: Sole Power
Bass Player (2014) Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 20

I've started writing music with a singer from a big Canadian rock band--I'd rather not say the name just yet. And my radio show recently changed to a longer format on the CMS Radio Network. You can find everything I'm ...

Stu Cook: Rev'd Up
Bass Player (2014) Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 18,20

I use a Pickle Pie B on the signature riff on "Suzie Q," and I use it a little bit on "Born On The Bayou." I also use chorus in "Long As I Can See the Light," "Midnight Special," and ...

Scott Reeder: Desert To Sea
Bass Player (2014) Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 16-17

[Scott Reeder] first left his mark on the sludgy, stony metal scene so apropos of the desert with the Obsessed and Kyuss back in the '90s, and was one of eight players auditioned to replace Jason Newsted in Metallica. Scott ...