NAMM ’17: Antelope Audio Demo Schedule

Hey there guys! More news about NAMM 2017 are coming in. I’m very happy to announce that I will be performing demos for my new and amazing partner company Antelope Audio at the 2017 NAMM Show together with guitarist extraordinaire and fellow “Berkleeian” Pritesh Walia! Be sure to stop by booth 6596 in hall A,¬†check out their amazing audio interfaces, mic preamps and studio master clocks and hear us play, of course ūüėČ Other guests at the Antelope booth include legendary producer Greg Wells (Katy Perry) and engineer Brian Vibberts (Aerosmith, The Black Crowes) and more! Read the official announcement …

NAMM 2017 on the Horizon!

Hey there! First of all a happy new year to all of you! I hope you had the chance to relax and unwind during the holidays and get ready for 2017. Of course, one of the first things on my schedule this year will be the 2017 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, where I will be representing the amazing companies Paul Lairat Guitars & Basses, SingularSound Beatbuddy¬†and my new amazing partner Antelope Audio¬†with performances at all three booths over the course of the show. It’s safe to say that I am beyond excited ūüėČ I’m hoping to see some of …

#JoBroBassGrooveChallenge

Hey guys! You Might’ve already heard about the¬†#JoBroBassGrooveChallenge¬†by Thaddeus Johnson (@tjmusic21) over on Instagram. In one post he asked all the bass players on Instagram to play this original groove and interpret it in their individual way. ¬†It’s not a contest but rather a musical exchange of ideas. So I figured it was about time I recorded my contribution which you can see and hear right here ūüôā Ok guys, here’s my contribution to @tjmusic21’s #bassgroovechallenge! Hope you dig! ? Mad props to you guys for making this such a big thing! Amazing to see so many great players interpret …

The New Amp Is Here!

Rheingold-Music B100 Christopher Bolte

So just a couple of days ago I was fortunate enough to pick up my very own Rheingold-Music¬†B100 bass amp along with the BA12 1×12″ and BA20 2×10″ cabinets in WHITE and I just feel incredibly privileged to finally call the amp of my dreams my own! Rheingold-Music is a very small company from Duisburg Germany that puts incredible care and attention to detail into handcrafting¬†their tube amplifiers and speaker cabinets. Only the finest components find their way into the final product and it definitely shows in the way these amps manage to project my bass sound into the air …

Endorsing SingularSound BeatBuddy!!!

I’m thrilled to announce that from now on I will be endorsing the BeatBuddy by Singular Sound! BeatBuddy is a stompbox-sized drum machine that packs tons of grooves, loads of sounds, a multitude of functions and, most of all, a ton¬†of fun! It delivers a sound quality and realism that is unparalleled on the market and is an incredible practice tool. None of the grooves are quantized to be 100% “on the grid” which brings this machine closer to a real human drum performance than any other drum machine. From Rock to Latin, from Soul to Metal, from Jazz to …