And we got a virtuoso to play it for us
Rock guitarist Paul Gilbert knows how to sell tickets - this promo video for an upcoming tour shows him pumping out some insane riffs on a comically oversized double bass.
Double bassists out there: have you ever felt the urge to turn your instrument on its side and unleash the fury of some dangerously heavy riffage?
In this rocktageous video, infamous guitar shredder/widdler/tapper/face-melter Paul Gilbert performs an incredible bass solo (plugged into a Marshall for extra grunt) to publicise his upcoming tour.
Check out this neck-work:
Full video here: