Anyone know of Herbie Hancocks Bassist?

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by r_simonini, May 12, 2002.

  1. Anyone know the bassists from these two albums?

    Herbie Hancock's Headhunters (Chameleon, WaterMelon man etc.)

    Maxwell's MTV Unplugged
  2. Erlendur Már

    Erlendur Már

    May 24, 2000
    Paul Jackson Jr. played on Headhunters.
  3. Richard Lindsey

    Richard Lindsey

    Mar 25, 2000
    Metro NYC
    I believe it was Paul Jackson Sr. Paul Jackson Jr. is a guitarist.
  4. RockFiend


    Aug 23, 2000
    He may also be using a hammond organ or a clavinet for the bass lines on the recordings and not an actual bass guitar, so it may just be him performing them
  5. cassanova


    Sep 4, 2000
    "Ready" Freddy Washington could have played on the other, Im not sure though, but I do know he played with Herbie
  6. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    It is indeed Paul Jackson on the Headhunters album.
    ...if you like that one, pick up Thrust(Mike Clark replaces Harvey Mason on drums...Clark & Jackson play extremely well together).

    The two '70s Headhunters albums sans Herbie have recently been re-issued DOMESTICALLY.
    More Funky stuff from Clark/Jackson with some in/out work from guitarist "Blackbird" McKnight & Bennie Maupin(horns).