The Origin of Slappin' Da Bass
Seems necessity really is the mother of invention. Big bottoms, who's got 'em? The Who thanks to John Entwistle. King Crimson thanks to Tony Levin. Primus thanks to Les Claypool. RUSH thanks to Geddy Lee. Red Hot Chili Peppers thanks to Flea. And Sly and the Family Stones thanks to Beaumont, Texas born Larry Graham who is actually credited with inventing the slapping technique that he himself referred to as 'thumpin' and pluckin'. Enjoy his story, self-told: ...
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I had a blast talking to Shirley Brown and Doug Kane about the excitement of this year's RELAY FOR LIFE! Relay For Life will be happening THREE times around the region this year... June 6th at the 1000 Islands Sportsplex from 10 am to 10 pm in Kingston June 12th at the Napanee District Highschool from 7 pm to 7 am in Napanee June 20th at the Parham Fairgrounds from 12 pm to 12 am in Parham To register, please visit Listen to the full interview below:...
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