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  • Thunder Row Articles

    by Published on 10-22-2012 02:30 AM  Number of Views: 4135 
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    Tisha Simeral

    This month in the Legend's Corner, we're pleased to present this exclusive interview with Nashville bassist Tisha Simeral, an extraordinary and versatile musician and teacher. Tisha has played double bass or electric bass with the Orchestra Nashville String Quintet, the Columbus Symphony Orchestra Pops, Rolando Matias' Afro-Rican Ensemble, jazz artists Denny Jiosa and Linda Dauwalder-Dachtyl, bluegrass artists Louisa Branscomb, Corinne West and Roland White, country artists Eric Heatherly and Thom Shepherd, singer-songwriters Jon Vezner, Darrell Scott and Sara Hickman, veteran rockers Ron Keel and Charlie Wayne Morrill and jam band superstar Trey Anastasio.

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    by Published on 10-20-2012 07:00 PM  Number of Views: 1126 
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    Short scale basses can often be more comfortable than their full-scale big brothers. Look what Rob Allen has to offer!

    MOUSE 30

    Many studio pros know the secret of how unique short scale basses sound. The lower string tension provided by the short scale has several benefits - easy playability, sweet upper register tones and fat blooming low end, not to mention the added nuance that comes naturally ...
    by Published on 10-19-2012 11:35 AM  Number of Views: 335 

    Hi, folks -

    Over the past few weeks a number of people have approached us about the idea of establishing a scholarship fund for an especially deserving TMBG owner. Toward that end, one member has already offered to donate $500 which the Learning Dock will match, should the fund be created. It is our idea that the recipient of the award will be selected in a blind drawing from among those nominated by contributors. Please give us your thoughts.

    Thanks!
    David
    by Published on 10-17-2012 11:46 AM  Number of Views: 340 

    Any of this year's Fantasy Bass Boot Campers happen to catch a familiar place on ABC's new series, Nashville? Check out where the action's taking place 11:18 into the pilot episode (from which this is a still shot) and let me know if something seems familiar...
    by Published on 10-17-2012 03:45 AM  Number of Views: 551 
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    Raymond Matthews Brown (October 13, 1926 – July 2, 2002) was an influential American jazz double bassist, known for extensive work with Oscar Peterson among many others.

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    by Published on 10-17-2012 03:30 AM  Number of Views: 305 

    Music Radar Online offers up essential tips for those who play bass onstage. Here's an excerpt from the article:

    "We've all been caught out at gigs for some of the most stupid reasons. Assuming that you've arrived with all gear present here are a few suggestions to help prevent a gig from becoming memorable for all the wrong reasons.

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    by Published on 10-15-2012 06:00 PM  Number of Views: 228 

    From the New York Daily News:

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Musician B.B. Cunningham Jr., a member of Jerry Lee Lewis' band, was killed in a Memphis shootout early Sunday, police said.

    Police said Cunningham was working as a security guard at an apartment complex on Memphis' southeast side, when he heard a gunshot at the neighboring Cherry Crest apartments and went to investigate about 2 a.m., according to The Commercial Appeal.

    For the full article, click HERE.

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    by Published on 10-15-2012 07:00 AM  Number of Views: 1431 
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    Since tomorrow (16 October) is bassman Fred Turner's 69th birthday, I figured we'd give him some limelight.



    Charles Frederick "Fred" Turner (born 16 October 1943 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Canadian rock bassist, vocalist and songwriter, and was a founding member of the 1970s rock band Bachman Turner Overdrive (BTO). He is credited on early Bachman Turner Overdrive and B.T.O. ...
    by Published on 10-11-2012 08:30 PM  Number of Views: 939 
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