BassPlayer - Mar - 2012 Adam Blackstone

BassPlayer - Mar - 2012 Adam Blackstone


 ADAM BLACKSTONE - What a success story: At only 29, he’s backed Kanye West, Eminem, and Janet Jackson, mastering the musical-director role along the way. Just how hard did he have to work for it? MICHAEL ANTHONY - Enjoying a huge career-renewing stint with Chickenfoot, the Van Halen vet might tell you he’s the luckiest bassist on the face of the earth. 

PLUS Reviews: ACOUSTIC BASS GUITAR ROUNDUP Boulder Creek EBR1-TB4, Fender T-Bucket Bass, Warwick RockBass Alien Deluxe, Washburn AB40SHNK; FODERA Yin Yang Standard & Emperor 5 Standard basses.

AND Transcriptions …THE STEVE MORSE BAND’S “CRUISE MISSILE” Hold on tight! JERRY PEEK goes ballistic on this twisting fusion epic from 1984’s The Introduction.

And much more!