Originally Posted by MR PC
Yes that is a a classic duo bass arrangement! I read an interview with Lou Reed recently. He mentioned Herbie with high praise..seems that many years ago Herbie had played a particular note on a tune, and Lou asked him to change it. Herbie refused and told Lou that in 10 years Lou would understand it..and indeed it turned out to be true. RIP Lou.
Hmm, that story was related by Al Kooper in his autobiography Backstage Passes & Backstabbing Bastards
. Great pic of Herbie rolling up a spliff in that book, too