Studying the great American art form of R&B, I often find inspiration from traveling to different parts of the country and digging into the ...
During the prenatal development of the electric bass, there undoubtedly came a moment when Leo Fender realized a string would also need to b...
When examining 1950s R&B, you are never far from the border it shares with rock & roll.
Once upon a time, rhythm & blues music was simply an extension of swing and boogie-woogie, offering no hint that one day the same term would...
This month we’ll examine another classic bass pattern from the early years of R&B—one that has no particular name, but is perhaps best recog...
Welcome to the first installment of my new column, R&B Gold.
With the boogaloo still lingering in your ears (October ’15), let’s continue examining the funkier side of the blues.
The area where jazz, blues, R&B, and latin music intersect is a fertile quarter I call the “Boogaloo Zone.”
Bunny Brunel is well known as an early progenitor of fretless electric bass in fusion, but he has also been involved in instrument design fo...
Here is another classic tune from the Freddie King songbook, recorded in 1964 in Dallas, Texas for the Federal label.
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