New interview with James Kirkland

Hey friends, we have another interview on our website. And this time it's with the legendary rockabilly and country bassist James Kirkland. Check it...
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New Interview with Beau Sample

Hey folks, We interviewed great bassist from Chicago Beau Sample for you! He also played great jazz tune Limehouse Blues with Joel Paterson for the Art...
rockabilly slap bassist marshall lytle on the floor with bill haley's original comets

Happy Birthday Marshall Lytle (plus new interview)!

Rock'n'roll pioneer and one of the earliest slap bass stars, Marshall Lytle of Bill Haley's Comets, is 77 today (September 1st 2010)! We would like...
wavelength magazine article on slap bass in new orleans

New article about the origins of slap bass!

Possibly the best article ever written about early slap bass players is finally back on internet! Slap That Bass - New Orleans String Bass...

We’re on Facebook!

Hey friends! We just opened a Facebook page. Please check it out here, like it, share it and tell your friends about it. Thanks for...
psychobilly slap bass player thomas frenchy fantomas with kings of nuthin

New interview and video with Thomas aka FANTOMAS!

First Psychobilly video is up on the Art of Slap Bass! Many of you requested Thomas Lorioux aka Thomas Frenchy aka Fantomas to be...
hillbilly casino with geoff firebaugh on slap bass and brian setzer's bassist ronnie crutcher on gretsch guitar

Geoff Firebaugh on European tour with Hillbilly Casino

The amazing band from Nashville TN Hillbilly Casino has just started their European tour. If you live in Finland, Germany or Holland be sure...
king doublebass rockabilly slap bass company of jason burns

No more King Doublebass?!

In the last few months there was a lot of speculation about what was happening with King Doublebass, one of the most popular upright...
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1 year anniversary of the Art of Slap Bass!!!

On this day (June 10th) last year we started the Art of Slap Bass! In this first year we posted five interviews, featured three videos,...
nicolas dubouche plays double bass in song willie dixons boogie for art of slap bass

Dubouchet’s video reaches 10.000 views!!!

Thank you all for checking out Nicolas Dubouchet's video "Dixon's Boogie" on AOSB channel! It reached 10.000 views today! There are many mediocre slap bass...