Saw Bakithi Kamalo in Brooklyn Last Saturday

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by scatman, Oct 20, 2003.

  1. scatman


    Jun 12, 2003
    Saw Bakithi Kamalo (Paul Simon, Hugh Masekela) in a spot in Brooklyn called Madeva's (a South African Restaurant). I believe that the entire band backed Simon.

    Anyway, Bakithi Kamalo was amazing. Excuse my ignorance with this, but Bakithi was droppin' sharp and flat harmonics (UNREAL!!!!). Can you get sharps and flats in harmonics without retuning???? Just asking.

    Oh, yeah, looked like he had a Lakeland 5. Fretted bass sounded fretless!!!! Peace.
  2. iloveloosey

    iloveloosey Guest

    Sep 9, 2000
    i had heard he was playing something like every friday or saturday at some restaurant in brooklyn. do you have any idea when he's playing next? i've been meaning to check him out!
  3. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    One of my all-time favorites. I'm jealous!
    He is an amazing musician. Glad he's still going at it.
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