Kevin Smith's Interview for Art of Slap Bass

Interview with Kevin Smith

I still remember hearing the album Stranger Things by High Noon for the first time. I was in high school and already...

Slap Bass Notation

One of the goals for the Art of Slap Bass is to provide as much information and resources as possible for further...

Thelma Terry, A Bass Player To Remember

Thelma Terry, double bass player and band leader; she held her bass with a firm understanding of its abilities. She stepped...
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New Ray Campi Interview

We had an honor to interview one of rare players that kept tradition of slap bass alive in the 1970's - Ray Campi! He was...
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The Art of Slap Bass is born!

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Blast Cult t-shirts available!

The Blast Cult just made some cool new t-shirts and they are available for sale! They are very high quality, fitted shirts and not...
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New solo record by Mark W. Winchester

A slap bass player for Planet Rockers, Brian Setzer and Emmylou Harris, Mark W. Winchester has a new album out. And it's called UPRIGHT!...
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Marshall Lytle on Branson Webcast Show

Legendary slap bass player of the Bill Haley and the Comets, Marshall Lytle, recently gave an interview to Branson Webcast Show. You can watch...
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Pops Foster

Pops is one of more prominent exponents of slap in early jazz and swing.