Back from NAMM

Since a little more than a week I’m back from NAMM.
It’s been my first time and it’s been an awesome time! Meeting so many amazing musicians from all over the world and hanging with my Markbass / Markbass Germany family, meeting old friends and making new ones was fantastic!
Check out some pictures I took here.

I’m already looking forward to see you there again next year!

My first time at NAMM

I have to admit that I’m getting a bit excited now:
tomorrow morning I’m flying to Los Angeles to be at the NAMM with Markbass / Markbass Germany for the first time ever and I’m sure it’s gonna be exciting!
So if you are attending, come by and visit me at the Markbass booth hall D #5044 or send me a message if you want to hang after the show, go to a session or whatever.
Looking forward seeing you!

Markbass Germany on Facebook

As you possibly know as an Markbass artist I’ve been enthusiastically using gear by that great company for 12 years now. When you are using their products too or you want to be informed about what’s going on and you are fluent in German, please like the Markbass Germany page to become part of the community. Of course you are free to like the page if you are not fluent in German, but the posts there are in German 😉
Thanks!

London Bass Guitar Show with Schack Guitars

On March 4th & 5th I was at the London Bass Guitar Show again with Schack Guitars. Although the show has grown from last year in every aspect it still has a very nice vibe and a family atmosphere.
Visitors’ interest in our instruments was enormous and we good very positiv feedback on our basses from some world class player. So for Schack Guitars it was a big success.
I personally had a great time meeting and hanging out with a lot of friends, old and new ones, and meet some of my bass heroes.
This video should give you an short impression on what was going on there.

I’m already looking forward to the London Bass Guitar Show in 2018 and it would be a pleasure meeting
you there.
Cheers,
Joerg

Schack Guitars’ New Website!

Schack Guitars has just launched his all new website! There you find a lot of pictures and videos of these great instruments and more than this plenty of background information about the company, master luthier Nico Schack and his philosophy on building bass guitars.
So please take some time to explore and enjoy!

Just click here: www.Schack-Guitars.de

Interview for bassquaterly magazine

„With his heart and soul Joerg is what you call a musician’s musician“ says the introduction to the interview that I did for the current issue of the German bass player magazine Bassquarterly. You can read the entire interview in German in print or as e-paper here:
https://www.keosk.de/read/OZLkgHVBQdyE4/epaper-bassquarterly_1_2014Interview for bassquaterly Sept. 2016

I joined a new band!

I’m very happy to announce that I’m the bass provider of the just founded Supertramp Tribute Band called Century’s Crime.
Although the band was born only a few weeks ago we will play the first show already on July 3rd and a bunch of more shows are confirmed by now. Please check the growing list of dates on the frequently website and see us perform all the timeless hits like Dreamer, School, Breakfast in America, Goodbye Stranger, It’s Raining Again, The Logical Song and many more.

At the London Bass Guitar Show with Schack Guitars

On March 12 & 13 the London Bass Guitar Show took place the Olympia London, organized by the Bass Guitar Magazine.
I was there with Nico Schack from Schack Guitars as exhibitor and we had a fantastic time there!
It was great to meet so many outstanding bass players on one spot and the feedback from them on our basses was beyond expectations. I’d like to thank everyone who visited us on our booth and special thanks to everyone involved at the Bass Guitar Magazine for organizing this great event! We will be back next year!
Here you find some pictures of our stand…

Schack Guitars at the London Bass Guitar Show 2016

At the London Bass Guitar Show 2016

Now it’s official:
I’m happy to announce that I will attend the London Bass Guitar Show
from March 12 – March 13. Together with Schack Guitars as an exhibitor I will be there for the first time ever!
So when you are around please visit us at booth B3 and check out our fantastic instruments and let’s jam together!
LBGS

You Groove – They Move…

Shortly before the bass event “Feel The Bass” that Schack attended in October, I created a slogan for a shirt that Nico Schack had designed. The slogan I liked the best is my definition of the Groove: You Groove – They Move. You Don’t – They won’t.
It may sound simple, but to me this is the essence of what Groove is about. I’m pretty sure a lot of you musicians agree to that, especially bass players 😉

If you want to show your passion for the groove get your shirt for just 19,90 € (M-XXL, free postage & shipping within Germany, international orders: terms of delivery on request, varies by country). To place your order just send an email to info@schack-guitars.de

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