Monthly Archives: July 2010

Double Bass Cases

Years ago I bought a Cushy brand case for my bass. At the time they were almost identical to the well known Mooradian cases. Recently I had a student purchase a new Cushy case. Cushy has redesigned their cases and … Continue reading

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Flatwound Strings

Hey readers! I’m home recovering from foot surgery and can only play my bass guitar…. So I decided to experiment with flatwound strings – something I haven’t played on since high school. I was looking for a rounder thicker sound … Continue reading

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Guitar Player Poll Results

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Talent is Overrated

I just finished the book, Talent is Overrated by Geoff Colvin. This is a must read for aspiring musicians and parents of musicians. It dispels the myth of innate talent and uses research to show that drive and environmental factors … Continue reading

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