Bassist Joseph Patrick Moore – Why Is Music Important (The Panel Experiment) by Brent-Anthony Johnson

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Bassist Joseph Patrick Moore on Why Is Music Important… Who are you, and what do you do? My name is Joseph Patrick Moore and I’m a bassist/composer/producer currently based outside of Atlanta, GA. You can find out more about me here: JosephPatrickMoore.com Who are your primary musical influences? Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, and Jimi Hendrix. What are you listening […]

Marco Mendoza – Bass with the Biggest Names in Rock, September 2014 Issue

Marco Mendoza - bass Musician Magazine - September 2014

Marco Mendoza has been the bassist for so many great bands and artists including Whitesnake, Ted Nugent, Thin Lizzy, Black Star Riders, Blue Murder both John Sykes, Bill Ward, and countless others, while still somehow finding the time and energy to front his own great projects. We catch up with Marco to see what he […]

Jasmine Cain: Rock and Roll with a Gypsy Soul

Jasmine Cain

I will freely admit that when I first met Jasmine Cain at the GHS Strings booth at NAMM, I thought she’d be taller. Her larger-than-life personality precedes her, commands any stage she sets her foot upon and demands the attention of everyone around her; no surprise that she has a loyal army of followers online […]

Interview with Bass Legend Glenn Hughes

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Interview with Bass Legend Glenn Hughes… Think of California and you think of brilliant color and bright sunlight. Think of a breed and it’s all about bloodlines and brotherhood. Put the two together as California Breed and you have the most exciting new band of 2014. Built around the foundation of legendary vocalist-bassist Glenn Hughes […]

Bassist Bruce Gertz – Why Is Music Important (The Panel Experiment) by Brent-Anthony Johnson

Bassist Bruce Gertz – Why Is Music Important

Bassist Bruce Gertz on Why Is Music Important… Who are you, and what do you do? I am Bruce Gertz, Jazz Bassist, Composer, Educator, Author and producer. Professor of Bass at Berklee College of Music.  Who are your primary musical influences? John Coltrane, Charles Mingus, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Joe Henderson, Dave Holland, Ray Brown, James […]

Bassist Tony Bunn – Why Is Music Important (The Panel Experiment) by Brent-Anthony Johnson

Bassist Tony Bunn – Why Is Music Important

Bassist Tony Bunn – Why Is Music Important (The Panel Experiment) by Brent-Anthony Johnson… Who are you, and what do you do? My name is Tony Bunn. Although I self-identify as a bassist, I’ve worn quite a few hats in my time here. I’ve been a bassist, a composer, a mathematician, a rocket scientist, and […]