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Bass Links

This list was created and is maintained by Alisdair MacRae Birch. If there are dead links or changes needed or you wish to submit a new site (with reciprocal link) please email me at:

General Bass Links

Active Bass
A Great General Bass Guitar site it's main focus is on Rock, but lots of well classified links and nicely constructed. Lessons and TAB

Bass Player Online
Some great articles on Bass playing in the magazine archives
Specialist online Bass book store.
Great Bass site covering both electric and acoustic. Has great bass forum.

Online Bass Lessons

Play Bass Flash Cards
Great for the beginner - flash cards.

The Bottom Line
The Bottom Line is an online magazine in the form of a mailing list digest that is dedicated to topics of interest to bass players.

International Institute Of Bassists
" is a free online resource which is aimed specifically toward the art of contemporary bass playing and the study of the bass tradition. has been designed to cater to the level of the intermediate to advanced electric and acoustic upright bassist. However, bassists of all skill levels along with other musicians can gain valuable and useful information from this web site."

Wheat' s BassBook
Online Bass instructional book. Some great tips and advice. Recommended.

Upright Bass Links

Bob Gollihur's Double Bass Links Page
The all-time best links page for everything to do with Double Bass.
Tyrone Bishop's nice site with a forum for Double Bass players.
Large collection of links to bass resources.