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The Lowdown

Can you imagine Fleetwood Mac’s “The Chain” without John McVie’s iconic closing line?

How to know when your bass playing becomes composition and what to do about it.

When you first picked up the bass, did you know you would end up being your band’s secret badass? Admittedly, it’s a strange kind of badassery, in that you don’t need to brag or be cocky. It’s simply the quiet confidence of knowing that you’re not just driving the musical train, you’re the engine.

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