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When you switched to bass, did you adapt to it quickly?

It was all good. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. I mean, superstar bands all together in one night — that was just a common thing.

So yeah, the decision was made by then. I came up with sounds.

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Also see our exclusive FBPO interviews with the following bass players, all of whom are mentioned here: Yeah, the band started in Fremont, and then we francus up to Oakland. I have a few.

I kind of like it; it keeps it fresh, and gives you a chance to kind of go after it. It can cause you to mess up sometimes, but so what? You should go for it and have some fun. I like the way it feels; I like the balls, the tone. As far as a solo album, it was an opportunity vass, and it just worked out.


But those audiences knew good from bad, because they were exposed to so much. Terry took a look at us individually and collectively. After you got assigned to play bass … When I started to really establish myself as a bass player, I grew up with sounds. After that, the band produced its next several albums.

Not a lot of bands can do that, even some of the really good ones.

Bass Players – Rocco Prestia

Usually that would spell failure for a band because the audience identifies with the singer. It was all pretty localized at that time. Inside the band, we tease each other, but the horn section and the rhythm section go together like a hand and glove — especially when [trumpeter] Greg Adams was arranging.

It started in Fremont, which is a little town — well, it was little at that time — north of San Jose, between San Jose and Bbass. Actually, in the earlyearly lesxon, his brother was the leader.

I do better with collaboration. He just wanted to form a band, so we did. And what came out came out. Learn more about Staccato’51 on the TC Electronic website: Which is fine, too. Previous Interview Dec 17 Reid Anderson. Is your bass custom-made? Unauthorized replication or use is strictly prohibited. Not really rock and roll either. Dean Markley makes them — they have my name on them and everything.


Francis Rocco Prestia – Fingerstyle Funk Bass Lesson

The band was pretty much free like that, yeah. Alexis is incredibly thorough, and his demonstrations with a guitarist and drummer show how this dynamic style can be applied in almost any musical situation. He knew how to arrange the horns to get the maximum out of the section. But the similarities in these francus bassists run much deeper than just notes or rhythms.

Signature bass cab made by Eden, listed on his official website more. It was just a crappy venue. Slammi Plus – This polyphonic powerhouse flawlessly transposes your pitch in two different directions I came up that way.

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