Ron Carter named Detroit Jazz Fest artist-in-residence

musicRon Carter named Detroit Jazz Fest artist-in-residence
The Detroit-bred bassist Ron Carter, one of the most influential bassists in jazz history — and the most recorded — has enjoyed an increasing presence at the Detroit Jazz Festival in the last two years. In particular, fans who were able to squeeze …
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10 Bass Guitar Heroes That Show Four-Stringers Deserve Respect
It’s a misconception, but a powerful one: Bassists past and present struggle to receive the attention of their guitar and drum-playing counterparts. Heck, if you walk down Melbourne’s Swanston Street on any given night, you’d be forgiven for thinking …
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Iggy Pop Albums From Worst To Best
For the follow-up to American Caesar, Iggy retained the same core band: guitarist Eric Schermerhorn, bassist Hal Cragin, and drummer Larry Mullins. The music is harder and heavier than the previous album, practically metal, with screaming lead guitars …
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