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  • VIDEO INTERVIEW: Kickback with Vashon Johnson (Miley Cyrus / 'The Lion King' / Saturday Night Live Band Sub)
    August 6, 2018
    Hartke artist Vashon Johnson is most known for his work with Miley Cyrus, Disney's The Lion King on Broadway and the Saturday Night Live Band, as well as other big-time musical acts such as Madonna, Mary J. Blige, Whitney Houston, Joan Jett, Shania Twain, Marc Antoine, Jessica Simpson, Boyz II Men, Sheryl Crow, Ariana Grande, Seal, The Jonas Brothers, B.B. ...
  • Premier Guitar Reviews The Hartke HD500 Bass Combo
    June 7, 2018
    Be sure to check out Premier Guitar's review of the Hartke HD500 Bass Combo, which was awarded 4 out of 5 picks for Value and 4.5 for Build/Design. Reviewed by David Abdo, the article also includes an in-depth video review by PG bassist Steve Cook and sample audio clips. Here are some highlights: "In a market flooded with lightweight options, ...
  • VIDEO INTERVIEW: Kickback with Frank Bello (Anthrax)
    June 4, 2018
    Hartke artist Frank Bello is the bass player for the world-renowned and highly influential band Anthrax. In addition to writing, recording and touring with Anthrax, Frank has a project with Megadeth's bass player David Ellefson called Altitudes & Attitude, and even has time to fit in some acting. Recently, we had the opportunity to Kickback with Frank to talk about ...
  • Samson and Hartke to Host John Ferrara + Seth Moutal Duo Pre-Album Release Performance On Facebook Live
    May 30, 2018
    On the evening of Monday, June 11, 2018, Samson and Hartke will be hosting an exclusive Facebook Live performance by the John Ferrara + Seth Moutal Duo to promote their upcoming debut album, Frail Things in Sharp Places, set to release on June 13, 2018. When it comes to this virtuosic bass (John) and drums (Seth) pairing, "the music is ...
  • VIDEO INTERVIEW: Kickback with James Genus (Saturday Night Live Band / Herbie Hancock)
    February 17, 2018
    Besides being the bass player for NBC's Saturday Night Live and Herbie Hancock, Hartke artist James Genus has recorded and played with some of the biggest acts from every musical genre such as Whitney Houston, The Brecker Brothers, David Sanborn, Bob James, Ravi Coltrane, Branford Marsalis, John McLaughlin and Daft Punk. Recently, we had the opportunity to Kickback with James ...
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Victor Wooten Bass Clinics United States – WA & TX March 23, 2019 – April 27, 2019
Hartke artist Victor Wooten will be appearing at ...