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Gary Husband, Hadrien Feraud, Victor Wooten, Victor Bailey, Billy Cobham, Tony Williams and Eddie Henderson

Read "Gary Husband, Hadrien Feraud, Victor Wooten, Victor Bailey, Billy Cobham, Tony Williams  and Eddie Henderson" reviewed by Len Davis


Part 2 of the program features electric bass players, Hadrien Feraud, Victor Wooten and Victor Bailey. Plus more of our '70s classics including Tony Williams.Playlist Gary Husband “Avatar" from To the Power of Three (RSJ Groove) 00:00 Hadrien Feraud “Rumeurs" from Hadrien Feraud (Dreyfus) 05:34 Graffiti “In The Pocket" from Good Groove (Lipstick) 11:06 Victor Wooten"A Show of Hands 15" from A Show of Hands (Vix ) 16:38 Victor Bailey"Low Blow" from Low Blow (Zebra) 22:10 Tony Williams ...

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Album Review

Victor Bailey: Low Blow

Read "Low Blow" reviewed by Dave Hughes


On his first solo release in ten years, Low Blow, bassist Victor Bailey, alumnus of Weather Report and Steps Ahead and currently bassist for the Zawinul Syndicate, reinforces his standing among the bass elite. Bailey liberates the electric bass from its traditional background role as the harmonic and rhythmic foundation of a band and demonstrates its capabilities as a lead and solo voice. One of Bailey's goals for this recording was to demonstrate that he's not just a bassist, but ...

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Album Review

Victor Bailey: Low Blow

Read "Low Blow" reviewed by Dave Hughes


With this great CD, bassist Victor Bailey, alumnus of Weather Report and Steps Ahead and currently bassist for the Joe Zawinul Syndicate, reinforces his standing among the bass elite. Bailey liberates the electric bass from its traditional background role as the harmonic and rhythmic foundation of a band and demonstrates its capabilities as a lead and solo voice.  One of Bailey's goals for this recording was to demonstrate that he's not just a bassist, but a complete composer/musician who just ...


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