CHRIS SQUIRE WAL BASS

Chris Squire – In Remembrance

Chris Squire is a name when said in bass guitar circles generally gets a head nod or a gesture that represents greatness. He helped set the standard and throaty sound for bass guitars in progressive rock, metal, rock and roll and other genres. He was instrumental in getting the bass guitar from being a pocket instrument that was meant to …

Billy Sheehan

Billy Sheehan: Bass God

Having sat in the front row of a Billy Sheehan concert, I can attest to the infectious energy of his playing, it is a sound that simply cannot be resisted. To borrow a Biblical phrase, he makes a “joyful noise”; and in terms of technique, Billy has it in spades. Hailing from Buffalo NY, Billy first gained attention after forming …

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John Entwistle – The Ox

With a nickname like The Ox you know what to expect from John Entwistle: powerhouse playing that levels the competition. Playing with The Who for almost forty years, Entwistle set the standard for rock bass playing, inspiring greats like Chris Squire, Greg Lake and Geddy Lee. Entwistle was best known for his treble-heavy sound, achieved by using roundwound Rotosound steel …

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Stu Hamm – a Living Legend

It was the era of teased hair and spandex, drum machines and shoulder pads. Progressive rock and jazz fusion had gone deep underground. But with the emergence of “shred” guitarists, advanced technique came back into the rock and roll fold and a whole new generation of ambitious players emerged. Playing with the likes of Steve Vai and Joe Satriani, bass …

Bass Player Tee Shirts – How We Make Them

How We Make Bass Player Tee Shirts Each and every bass player tee shirt is carefully printed using the direct to garment printing method. We have been using this method for 2 years now and it allows us to keep a low inventory and low overhead so we can give you low prices. As we receive an order, we print …