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Fontella Bass

Postby (Kiddwad57) » Fri Feb 23, 2018 4:45 pm

Pulling together some vids for class. I don't know what show this from but it looks like a Ricky solid back there.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QXSocE_M1G4
black-yellow-red-white and blue.
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Re: Fontella Bass

Postby (jps) » Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:52 pm

450

Or, as the Brits would say: Four Five Zero! :roll: :mrgreen:
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Re: Fontella Bass

Postby (sloop_john_b) » Sun Feb 25, 2018 4:43 pm

A 450 doing Motown? Very cool. 8)
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Re: Fontella Bass

Postby (Kiddwad57) » Mon Feb 26, 2018 11:11 am

Chicago Soul as Fontella Bass recorded for Chess Records. I just learned that future Earth Wind and Fire members Louis Satterfield played the bass line and Maurice White played the drums! Fontella Bass was the wife of jazz trumpeter Lester Bowie.
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Re: Fontella Bass

Postby (gellkeller) » Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:40 pm

jps wrote:450

Or, as the Brits would say: Four Five Zero! :roll: :mrgreen:


Or as us Aussies would put it, "Four Fifty" :D
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