Tag: bass guitar

Carol Kaye bass guitar
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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.

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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
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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.