Tommy Cogbill - ‘Son Of A Preacher Man’

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by oldrocker, Nov 24, 2007.

  1. oldrocker


    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    I'm looking for the transcription of Tommy Cogbill's great bass work on Dusty Springfield's ‘Son Of A Preacher Man’.

    I think Bassplayer mag puslished this in their Feb '06 issue.

    If anyone could scan and email or photocopy and send via snail mail or sell me a copy of this issue it would be greatly appreciated.

    TIA :bassist:
  2. Nope, sorry - but you should check out Aretha's version. Way cooler!
  3. Bass Player magazine had a full transciption about a year ago. If you search their website, you can find out which month, but you'll have to purchase the back issue. But it is a complete tab & notation, so probably worth the money.
  4. Doh!!! Didn't read your whole post. If I track it down I'll let you know.
  5. Col Pruse

    Col Pruse Supporting Member

    May 28, 2003
    Savannah, GA
  6. oldrocker


    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    Thanks everyone. I was able to track down the BassPlayer article with the Tommy Cogbill's bass line with the help from a TBer.

    This place is great :bassist:

    Tommy's bassline is great, studying it is like taking a master class. I'll check out the Aretha version as well.

    Thanks again :hyper:
  7. Lichtaffen


    Sep 29, 2008
    Rhode Island
    I need to bump this old thread because of the link 2 posts above. It is a freekin gold mine of Tommy Cogbill and Jerry Jemmott transcriptions.

    Thank you to the gods of Talkbass for this.
  8. Wade10987


    Sep 27, 2011
    Tallahassee, FL
    The basslines in this song are amazing! I am also looking for the bass tabs. You found 'em, Oldrocker? I might have to check out eBay or for this back issue.
  9. wendel1


    Feb 3, 2012
  10. oldrocker


    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    I think I have a PDF of the BP article with transcription for this. PM me your email and I'll find it and send it along.
  11. DiabolusInMusic

    DiabolusInMusic Functionless Art is Merely Tolerated Vandalism Gold Supporting Member

    I have the old issue but it took me months to figure out my printer, no way I can figure out the scanner portion...
  12. tjaila


    Jul 24, 2011
    interested !!!
  13. DannyShem


    Jan 31, 2013
  14. oldrocker


    Feb 13, 2005
    Long Island, NY
    I still have the pdf of the Bass Player article with transcription. PM me your email and I will email it to anyone who needs it.
  15. corinpills


    Nov 19, 2000
    Boston, MA
  16. BassyMcBassface


    Apr 21, 2016
    Hi! I'm new to this forum and don't know how to PM ,but would love a copy of the pdf please! Thanks!
  17. TedH

    TedH Supporting Member

    Dec 6, 2014
    Westchester, NY

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