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The Lesson - Victor Wooten

Som ett första hinder i detta av allmänheten beskådade försök att införa lite disciplin i mitt musicerande tänkte jag tackla en av de mest influerande basisterna i mitt spels kanske allra bästa låt – Victor Wootens “The Lesson” 138 more words


Thoughts on Substitute Teaching

Yesterday was my last day as a substitute teacher. It wasn’t until I was at a friend’s house watching the world cup that it hit me that I probably won’t be subbing again and if I do it definitely won’t be in the school district I’ve been working at for the last two years. 1,298 more words

A Bass Handbook excerpt

The Bass Handbook, new from Backbeat Books,  is a comprehensive guide to mastering the electric bass guitar. This extremely versatile instrument has played a irreplaceable role in the history of rock music; however, wielders of the electric bass tend to go unnoticed. 532 more words

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Talk about oatmeal filler

Turns out, I’ve nailed myself to an obligatory wheel, insofar as I have committed myself to writing every single day for the first year.

Yesterday was a confluence of many cool things. 270 more words

And on that note, I think I'll Have Victor Wooten sign my ukulele

NOTE: I’m writing this knowing full well that I will be heading to San Rafael tomorrow to see Victor Wooten.  Thus the subject is presently at the forefront of my mind. 881 more words

Concert Review: Victor Wooten Slaps Some Bass in Portland

Victor Wooten brought his eclectic taste in music to a packed Aladdin Theater on Wednesday night in Portland.

The iconic and arguably finest bassist in music today had a full band as he played a string of jazz, funk, jazzfunk, a little bit of rock and an ounce of gospel into a smorgasbord of songs including pieces from his latest 31-track album… 552 more words

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