Tag: bass guitar

Carol Kaye bass guitar

Carol Kaye, The First Lady of Bass Guitar

After spontaneously picking up a Fender Bass, she became an indispensable member of the legendary Wrecking Crew. You can hear Carol Kaye’s distinct sound on classics by everyone from Glen Campbell to Tina Turner.


All About that Bass!

From tribal drums to tubas to booty-shaking drops, the bass has come a long way. Here’s a brief history over the last century.

Fender Jazz Bass by Paul Klein

When Wood and Wire Come to Life

It’s much more than an instrument. For musician Robert Burke Warren, his Fender Jazz Bass is a part of himself – and has been for decades.