Hartke Presents: Victor Wooten and James Genus Reunited

Hartke’s Kickback video series features some of the worlds top bass players talking reminiscing about their musical journey and love of the instrument. For this special edition of the “Kickback” series, we get to see two old friends reunite for a conversation/epic jam session. Victor Wooten and James Genus are two of the most respected bass players in modern music. Victor embarks on countless solo tours and is a frequent visitor to Sam Ash for some of the most interactive Bass Clinics you will ever experience. James Genus can be seen every weekend on NBC laying down the groove for the Saturday Night Live band.

Check out James and Victor talk about growing up together in Virginia, the artists that influenced them and jamming together until 4AM at Victors childhood home. They also go back and forth on their matching Hartke rigs consisting of the Hartke TX600 Bass Amplifier and Hartke Hydrive HD Cabinets.