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Also see our exclusive FBPO interviews with the following bass players, all of whom are mentioned here: After you got assigned to play bass … When I started to really establish myself as a bass player, I grew up with sounds.

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Which is fine, too. Once I settled in, it was fine. Master tutor Alexis Sklarevski provides a superb chance to learn the secrets to the thrilling and versatile world of the Slap Bass.

That old soul stuff is where I come from. Burns Volume 1 Peter Stuart Kohman. Rocco, how is your health these days? That was the band. I did use some of the guys in the band, though.


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I had a deal with Eden, and I had a deal wi Who were your influences once you became a bass player? We also hear the response from other members of TOP including Rocco’s bass tech. He was in and out so many times. How did all of that come about?

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What kind of strings do you like? Well, Emilio and I went to school together, from junior high on. Mic Gillette went to a different school, but franciw the same area. Were you neighborhood friends, or school friends, or what? Afterwards they talk roccp how it all came together and how it was to develop the amp together with TC Electronic. I have a few. This video features split-screen closeups of both the right and left hand so there is never any question as to what is being done.

After that, the band produced its next several albums. More information at Amazon http: Sly Stone, who was also a big influence. How about Doc Stephen Kupka? There was no place like that in the world. I had a Silvertone guitar and amp I bought from Sears; 60 bucks for the set. It can cause you to mess up sometimes, but so what? Steve Bauiley will take us to a new depth in our approach to this new instrument. What about Geezer Butler?


Signature bass cab made by Eden, listed on his official website. It was all good.

Unauthorized replication or use is strictly prohibited. I mean, superstar bands all together in one night — that was just a common thing. How would you fgancis growing up in northern California influenced you musically? You mentioned a lot of the other sounds — Philly, Motown, Muscle Shoals.

When you talk about it being easier to be in bands then, you also were in a certain time and place — the Bay Area.

Actually, in the earlyearly days, his brother was the leader. Was Everybody On The Bus your first solo album?

Not just the bass players, but musicians and music fans, as well. Tedeschi Trucks Band Oscar Jordan. That would be great! But yeah, there are a lot of styles. That was the place! Then that changed and Mimi became the leader.

Your hands are probably just starting to uncramp. Even to this day, those were the guys.