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Video Interview: Steve Mackey


Steve Mackey has been a fixture of the Nashville bass scene for over 20 years. Steve has done extensive tour work with Dolly Parton, Delbert McClinton, Wynona Judd, and The Rascals. Steve is a fantastic electric and upright bass player who plays with incredible time and feel. This interview with …

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Video Interview: Abe Laboriel, Sr.


Abraham Laboriel, Sr. has played on over 4,000 recordings and soundtracks. Wrapping your head around that is a steep concept. Laboriel actually began as a guitarist before switching to bass during his tenure at Berklee College of Music. Since then, his career has included recordings with Donald Fagen, Stevie Wonder, …

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Video Interview: Gov. Mike Huckabee


When I first heard of Mike Huckabee he was a candidate for president in 2008, finishing second in delegate count and third in popular vote and number of states won. Pretty impressive for an “almost unknown” at the time. This, along with the fact that he played bass, made him …

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Video Interview: David Labruyere


You’ll best know David LaBruyere from his 1999-2007 tenure with pop music powerhouse John Mayer. Through many personnel changes in the band, “DeLa” was not far from the singer/songwriter’s side through all but one tour in that time period, arguably helping define Mayer’s sound. In addition to being the low …

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Video Interview: Adam Nitti


Adam Nitti has emerged as one of the cutting edge bassists and composers in the world of instrumental jazz and rock. Based out of Nashville, Tennessee, Adam currently has 3 CD’s released on his own Renaissance Man Records label. Adam has toured with the Dave Weckl band, Jeff Coffin Mu’tet, …

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