CD Review: Ratatat "Magnifique" - BassPlayer.com

CD Review: Ratatat "Magnifique"

Bass guitar is seldom found on the typically bass-heavy, programmed tracks in the increasingly popular psychedelic-electronica genre, but on Magnifique, Evan Mast’s electric bass work shines on songs like “Cream on Chrome” and “Primetime.”
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Bass guitar is seldom found on the typically bass-heavy, programmed tracks in the increasingly popular psychedelic-electronica genre, but on Magnifique, Evan Mast’s electric bass work shines on songs like “Cream on Chrome” and “Primetime.” When he does decide to break into genre-appropriate synth lines, he stays true to the groove instead of going for the gnarliest frequencies.

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