Luis Alves?

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Garagiste, Apr 14, 2021.


  1. Garagiste

    Garagiste

    Feb 16, 2013
    Brooklyn, NY
    Anyone know anything about this guy? He’s a Brazilian session guy who has played on a bunch of important records. His sound on electric is amazing but I can’t find any pics of him except with a double bass. I’m curious to know what bass he was using for these classic recordings. I have a hunch it’s a Hofner-style violin bass with some effects. Here’s a sample:
     
  2. Garagiste

    Garagiste

    Feb 16, 2013
    Brooklyn, NY
    I think I may have found the answer. It may be this very unusual electric upright which looks and sounds amazing.
     
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