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Tommy Cogbill - ‘Son Of A Preacher Man’

Discussion in 'Tablature [BG]' started by oldrocker, Nov 24, 2007.


  1. oldrocker

    oldrocker

    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    I'm looking for the transcription of Tommy Cogbill's great bass work on Dusty Springfield's ‘Son Of A Preacher Man’.

    I think Bassplayer mag puslished this in their Feb '06 issue.

    If anyone could scan and email or photocopy and send via snail mail or sell me a copy of this issue it would be greatly appreciated.

    TIA :bassist:
     
  2. oldrocker

    oldrocker

    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
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  4. BillMason

    BillMason Supporting Member

    Nope, sorry - but you should check out Aretha's version. Way cooler!
     
  5. winstonthecat

    winstonthecat Supporting Member

    May 21, 2007
    Bay Area, CA
    Bass Player magazine had a full transciption about a year ago. If you search their website, you can find out which month, but you'll have to purchase the back issue. But it is a complete tab & notation, so probably worth the money.
     
  6. winstonthecat

    winstonthecat Supporting Member

    May 21, 2007
    Bay Area, CA
    Doh!!! Didn't read your whole post. If I track it down I'll let you know.
     
  7. Col Pruse

    Col Pruse

    May 28, 2003
    Savannah, GA
  8. oldrocker

    oldrocker

    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    Thanks everyone. I was able to track down the BassPlayer article with the Tommy Cogbill's bass line with the help from a TBer.

    This place is great :bassist:

    Tommy's bassline is great, studying it is like taking a master class. I'll check out the Aretha version as well.

    Thanks again :hyper:
     
  9. Lichtaffen

    Lichtaffen Supporting Member

    Sep 29, 2008
    Rhode Island
    I need to bump this old thread because of the link 2 posts above. It is a freekin gold mine of Tommy Cogbill and Jerry Jemmott transcriptions.

    Thank you to the gods of Talkbass for this.
     
  10. Wade10987

    Wade10987

    Sep 27, 2011
    Tallahassee, FL
    The basslines in this song are amazing! I am also looking for the bass tabs. You found 'em, Oldrocker? I might have to check out eBay or BP.com for this back issue.
     
  11. wendel1

    wendel1

    Feb 3, 2012
  12. oldrocker

    oldrocker

    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    I think I have a PDF of the BP article with transcription for this. PM me your email and I'll find it and send it along.
     
  13. Wade10987

    Wade10987

    Sep 27, 2011
    Tallahassee, FL
  14. DiabolusInMusic

    DiabolusInMusic Functionless Art is Merely Tolerated Vandalism Gold Supporting Member

    I have the old issue but it took me months to figure out my printer, no way I can figure out the scanner portion...
     
  15. tjaila

    tjaila

    Jul 24, 2011
    Belgium
    interested !!!
     
  16. DannyShem

    DannyShem

    Jan 31, 2013
  17. oldrocker

    oldrocker

    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    I still have the pdf of the Bass Player article with transcription. PM me your email and I will email it to anyone who needs it.
     
  18. corinpills

    corinpills

    Nov 19, 2000
    Boston, MA



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