Bass Player is pleased to announce that Editor Chris Jisi has been selected to moderate this week's private film-screening Q&A of For The Record with bassist Nathan East and director Chris Gero.
Set to debut on Hulu this month, the documentary has been called a 20 Feet From Stardom (which chronicled the background vocalists of the stars) moment for East, whose illustrious career has seen him playing with Barry White's Love Unlimited Orchestra (at 16 years old!), Daft Punk, Beyoncé, Barbra Streisand, Eric Clapton, Lionel Richie, and others. In all, East is credited with laying down the low end on more than 2,000 albums, as well as Grammy-winning hits such as "Get Lucky" and "Footloose." A founding member of the jazz group Fourplay, East is also finishing an autobiography.
"Between the documentary and the book, it's nice to be able to tell my story," says East. "And maybe someone will listen."
Watch Nathan East's Complete Clinic at BASS PLAYER LIVE! 2013