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"Showtime at the Apollo"- Bassist??

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by LarryJ, Nov 7, 2004.

  1. LarryJ

    LarryJ banned

    Dec 12, 1999
    Encino, CA (LA)
    I happened to catch "Showtime at the Apollo" the other night, the syndicated variety show on NBC, the current version. hosted by Mo'nique.
    If you've seen the show,the "Amateurs" segment features a backing band that smokes! Most of the singers are less than stellar, but the band does some great arrangements.
    The bassist in particular, sounded fantastic last night- Amazing tone, totally in-the-pocket, great job anchoring the small band, essentially a rhythm section. A real pro; playing beautifully fluid lines.

    The credits rolled by a little too quick for me to catch his name---Anyone know who this player is?? Thanks for the holler if you do, if you don't, you might want to check him out!
    Great work!
  2. pyrohr


    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound