Watch John Lodge Discuss His Gear and Perform With Moody Blues (VIDEO)

John Lodge runs down his bass gear and performs with the Moody Blues

Get an up close and personal look at bassist John Lodge's gear as he runs it down in this clip: 

Here Lodge performs his funky bass line from "I'm Just a Singer" in this 1972 footage: 

And here is one of Moody Blues' biggest hits, "Nights In White Satin" performed live in Montreux in 1991: 


Image placeholder title

The Moody Blues' John Lodge

For most modern music fans, the mere mention of Swinging London—the youth-driven cultural zeitgeist that took place across the Pond a half-century ago—usually inspires Austin Powers-like flashback visions of miniskirts and Nehru jackets, psychedelic-colored Rolls Royces, and hobnobbing pop stars.