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Questions for Victor Wooten 33 Replies

Hello Basshive Members,I asked Victor Wooten, if he would have time for a chat here with us. This is what he replied:"Hello, Although I don't have time for an online chat, feel free to email some questions from your subscribers. I will answer them…Continue

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Started by Sam Steiner in Off Topic & Uncategorized. Last reply by Reuben Danjuma on Wednesday.

Day job anyone? 20 Replies

So, we all know that the dream is to be able to live off of playing bass. We also know in reality not all of us can do this. What kind of days jobs do you guys endure when not rockin' out? I work the evening shift at a local UPS facility and attend…Continue

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1 Flats or Rounds

Flats or Rounds

Posted by Wren McKinley on November 19, 2010

2 TRB 4 string problems

TRB 4 string problems

Posted by Eric R Simons on March 23, 2013

3 Questions for Victor Wooten

Questions for Victor Wooten

Posted by Sam Steiner on November 15, 2010

4 Need a band name

Need a band name

Posted by Tyler Carnevale on June 27, 2011





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