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bass guitar

a guitar that has the same pitch and tuning as a double bass, usually electrically amplified
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Exceptionally formed, informative, and profusely illustrated, "The Bass Book" is the definitive history of the bass guitar and very highly recommended for personal, community, and academic library Music History collections.
The former Beatle has donated the instrument, an autographed Hofner violin bass guitar, to be sold at the 02 Silver Clef Awards which raise money for music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins.
Sir Paul McCartney will help raise thousands of pounds for charity when one of his trademark bass guitars goes under the hammer later this month.
Aspiring rockers can try their hand at every aspect of a band - choose from the drums, bass guitar, lead guitar, or take on the role of the frontman of your band.
FOR THE PAST FEW YEARS, Tom and Paul Hemphill enjoyed teaching guitar and bass guitar at a Eugene music store but figured there had to be a way to make the experience more fun for their students and more profitable for themselves.
But all he taught us is that the NFL formula is difficult to improve upon, and that if you show the best athletes competing for the highest stakes, you don't much need contrived plot lines and wrestlers' molls and blaring bass guitars.
Laptop electronic artist Carsten Nicolal belongs to this circle, just as Angela Bulloch does, with her experimental and improvisational band of bass guitars.
Audiences can enjoy lead, rhythm, and bass guitars, plus drummer, harmony vocals, and the lovely voice of Lynne Kennedy when the band play for Stoneythorpe CWC at the Stoneythorpe Hotel, Southam.
For this release, all keyboards and synthesizers have been silenced, so the integration of traditional ethnic music & modern jazz-rock fusion influences is spearheaded by his bass guitars on the thirteen original tracks, featuring a fifteen-minute trilogy based on the triune aspect, and four duets sans percussion.
Tees Valley Music Service's Sound Pod is an interactive room full of pods containing electric guitars, bass guitars, keyboards and electronic drum-kits.
Nastran is used in numerous industries to analyze and improve both simple and complex designs -- from wheel bearings and bass guitars to planes, trains and automobiles.