Bass Player (magazine)

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Bass Player
Bass Player logo.svg
Bass Player December 2018 cover.jpg
FrequencyMonthly
Year founded1988
CompanyFuture US
CountryUnited Kingdom
Based inBath, Somerset
LanguageEnglish
WebsiteOfficial website
ISSN1050-785X

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[edit]

  1. ^ a b "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.