Bass Player (magazine)

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Bass Player
FrequencyMonthly
Year founded1988
Company Future US
CountryUnited Kingdom
Based in Bath, Somerset
LanguageEnglish
Website Official website
ISSN 1050-785X

Bass Player is a magazine for bassists. Each issue offers a variety of artist interviews, lessons, equipment reviews, and a complete transcribed bass line from a popular song. The magazine was founded in 1988 [1] as a spinoff of Guitar Player magazine, with Jim Roberts as its first editor. It began as a regular edition magazine in 1990. [2] The headquarters of the magazine is in San Bruno, California. [1]

Currently published by Future US, [3] Bass Player holds an annual event for bassists, Bass Player LIVE!. From 2004 until 2007 Bass Player LIVE! was held in New York City; beginning in 2008 it was held in Hollywood, California.

References

  1. 1 2 "Bass Player 2014 Media Kit" (PDF). NewBay Media. Retrieved 21 November 2015.
  2. "Article". Bass Player. Miller Freeman Publications. 1 (1): 4. 1990.
  3. "PennWell Corp. and NewBay Media Acquired By UK Firms". Folio:. 2018-04-04. Retrieved 2018-09-01.