Michael McDonald - Motown 2

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by DWBass, Nov 8, 2004.

  1. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    Yo, all you R&B/Funk/Soul/Motown players, yall need to hear this cd! There is some excellent bass playing to be heard! The first cd is just as good but damn, this cd is a clinic on R&B/Soul bass playing! Guess who's playing? Nathan East AND Abe Laborial, Sr.! 'Nuff said!! Nathan East is all over the first one as well!
  2. hands5


    Jan 15, 2003
    good 'ol USA/Tampa fla.
    I couldn't agree more but I tell ya what, you should've heard/seen Mike doing a couple of tunes off the 1st cd when he came here to the Tampabay area when he had Tom Barney on bass ! and Steve Ferrone on the "kit".Man this was vintage stuff".
  3. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    Damn! And I really dig Tom Barney's playing!
  4. emor


    May 16, 2004
    Michael McDonald.


    What, didn't they do it right the first time? :bag:
  5. Arthur U. Poon

    Arthur U. Poon

    Jan 30, 2004
    SLC, Utah -USA-
    Endorsing Artist: Mike Lull Custom Basses
    No disrespect intended.
    I'm a huge Motown fan, especially Marvin Gaye & Stevie Wonder. Michael McDonald is a fine singer and the tunes I've heard are well done, but for me, 'Ain't nothin' like the real thing, baby.'

    Respectfully, Art
  6. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    That's fine guys but I was referring to the musicianship and bass playing on the record. I dig the originals too but I also enjoy newer renditions as well if done tastefully which MM does on this record.
  7. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!