Bass Player - May 2016 - Hadrien Feraud
Bass Player – May 2016
Hadrien Feraud – One of the world’s premier fusion flame-keepers blends harmonic sophistication with accessible melodies on his new CD, Born in the ‘80s.
Flatwound Strings Roundup – Before roundwound strings, there were flats – and like all good things, what were once passé have become hip and fresh again.
David Bowie’s “Lazarus” – Tim Lefebvre anchors the Thin White Duke’s funky sonic epitaph with a deep-pocketed groove bookended by upper-register improvisations.
Community: Lowdown, the Real World, Dig My Rig, Court of Opinion
New Gear: Sadowsky, Hartke, Orange, and more
Bass Notes: John Dalton & Jim Rodford spanning decades with the Kinks
David Supica smacking down with the Delta Saints
Soundroom: Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 40th Anniversary
Tech 21 VT Bass 500 head
Woodshed: Jazz Concepts – Red Mitchell: Taking the 5th
R&B Gold – The South Florida sound