2015 Vendors

Lathon Bass Wear

BassMods,classic style basses with a wide array modern features and custom options.We are dedicated helping bass players realize THEIR tone!

Jon Liebman is a world-renowned bass player, author, educator and entrepreneur. Jon has played electric and acoustic bass in every imaginable setting, from jazz gigs and club dates to full-scale productions in many of the world’s major concert halls (not to mention bull rings in Central America, amphitheaters in the Caribbean and all kinds of “off-beat” settings across the globe).

Throughout the course of a career that began over thirty years ago, Jon has performed and/or toured with a wide range of musical acts, including: Amy Grant, Cleo Laine, Buddy DeFranco, Billy Eckstine, Eartha Kitt, The Drifters, The Platters, The Coasters, The Chiffons, The Ink Spots, The Fifth Dimension, Julio Iglesias, Jose Feliciano, Gregory Hines, Chita Rivera, Theodore Bikel, Ralphe Armstrong, Ira Sullivan and countless others.

Liebman has performed in the pit orchestras of many Broadway shows, including Dreamgirls, Ain’t Misbehavin’, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Fiddler on the Roof, Oliver!, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Golden Boy, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Annie and many others. He has also supplied bass tracks for major recording projects for clients which have included Ford, GM and the NBA.

A highly respected educator, Jon’s six bass instruction books have sold over 100,000 copies worldwide, in multiple languages.

In addition to his books, Jon has developed a powerful, critically-acclaimed online bass instruction site, jam-packed with exercises and grooves in all styles and genres.

Jon is also the founder/creator of the popular website,www.ForBassPlayersOnly.com.

An upright bass is the next logical step in growth of an electric bass player. Here at FMI Basses we specialize in helping you get an upright bass within your budget that will inspire you to practice so you can start gigging with it within a matter of weeks for many players. Then be prepared to be IN DEMAND as that consistently happens. Just 1 or 2 people knowing that you have an upright now will get the word out and you’ll get calls asking you to sit in and play ! www.BassesRus.com or www.GoToFmi.com will find us online.”

Backed by 40 years of passion and experience as an audio designer and a bass player, Phil Jones and his company create ground breaking and innovative music instrument amplification products that are always one step ahead of competition

Brian Bromberg’s Bass on the Broadband The world’s first radio station devoted to the art of the bass! BOTBB is the world’s first 24/7 Global internet radio station for bass players. We have listeners in over 145 countries and we are growing literally daily!

Daring Audio is boutique designer and manufacturer of professional bass pedals. All based on original circuits designed from the ground up for Bass. We pioneered the 2-channel internal 18V high headroom circuit design with wet/dry blend that enables you to retain your clean low end sound at any volume live on stage or direct to recording consoles. Products include Laser Cannon HD (Multi-texture overdrive, distortion and fuzz), Edge Activator HD (Hi-Fi active preamp for slap, pop, harmonic, excitation and new string sound), and Phat Beam (Compressor/limiter with shaping control for EQ, sensitivity being frequency dependent).