Bass Player - June 2015 - Nate Mendel

Bass Player - June 2015 - Nate Mendel


Bass Player’s June 2015 issue features Foo Fighters' Nate Mendel. The low-end story behind Foo Fighters' unique Sonic Highways project, and Mendel's own new band, Lieutenant.

Then, we take a look at Marcus Miller. At the behest of the U.N., Marcus is raising awareness about the history of the slave trade, and his new record, Afrodeezia, explores the sounds of the route.

Next, we delve into Pablo Cruise's "Whatcha Gonna Do". Bud Cockrell spins signature hooks left and right on this soulful hit from 1977.

Later, Bass Notes features Glen Burtnik channeling McCarthy with the Weeklings, and Jorgen Carlsson, Swedish fuel for Gov't Mule.

Plus: New gear from Bergantino, Aguilar, Spector & more, Markbass Bass Multiamp head, Fodera Emperor Standard Classic 5-string, Ernie Ball Slinky Flatwound Cobalt strings, and much more!