“Music is a magical phenomenon,” says Steve Rodby. “Recording music is like trying to capture lightning in a bottle.
HOW IMPORTANT IS A BASS INTRO? IT’S A MATTER OF MUSICAL LIFE or death! In the pregnant moments before the intro, the band is poised and read...
The sound of a string orchestra blossoms, ascending to a
melody that floats, suspended in time. The wayfarer’s path starts
on a poignant B...
In the beginning, there was an intro. A Bass Player played an introduction and set the mood for an entire song.
WHAT ARE THE OPTIMAL CONDITIONS FOR RECORDING A HIT JAZZ–POP crossover album?
A COVER VERSION OF A SONG SOMETIMES BECOMES THE DEFINITIVE version.
“WE’D LIKE YOU TO MEET A FRIEND OF OURS WHO GOES BY THE NAME of Killer Joe.
IN MY LAST TWO WOODSHED COLUMNS, WE LOOKED AT TYPICAL LINES
that a studio bassist should be able to sight-read.
John Goldsby remembers the inimitable Charlie Haden, who passed away July 11 in Los Angeles.
WHAT SKILLS DO YOU NEED TO BE A BASSIST IN DEMAND? A KILLER
groove? A large repertoire of tunes? A designer instrument? A Lexus SUV worthy ...
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