Category: Bass Like a Boss

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Studio Journal 5: Rafiki’s Riff

We are 5 weeks into production on the album now and Adrian's dancing guitarist videos are gaining some traction. This past week he refined his African-style riff on Man in the Mascot Suit which…
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Bass Like a Boss , Jazz , Music , Poetry , Writing

Review: Jitsvinger – Jitsologie EP Launch

The District Six Homecoming Centre was a fitting location to launch Jitsologie, a new EP by Afrikaans cultural activist and hip hop artist Jitsvinger. Amid walls adorned in artefacts from the…
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Bass Like a Boss , Jazz , Music , Songwriting , Studio Journal

Studio Journal 2: Bass on Oliver Twist

We've recorded the drums on three songs and the bass on two songs so far. I've decided to record each song incrementally on a weekly basis since that gives everyone a good deal of time to internalise…
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Bass Like a Boss , Jazz , Music

Own Your Sh*t

It's 2010 and I'm a bass playing band hopper. I hop bands night after night in constant flow between rehearsals and gigs. I play with anyone who needs a bass player regardless of what genre they do…
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You Can’t Do Both

While I was studying my drama degree, I was already playing semi-professionally as a bass player in a number of bands. It was like I lead a double life doing drama classes by day and playing gigs at…
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