A Conversation With George Porter Jr. (The Meters, Dr. John, LaBelle, Robert Palmer, Tori Amos, David Byrne, Allen Toussaint)


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You’ve heard him on “Right Place, Wrong Time,” “Cissy Strut” “Lady Marmalade,” to cite a select few. If you build a Mt. Rushmore of bass players, get to work on George Porter Jr.’s profile! From a February 2021 interview hosted by David C. Gross with Know Your Bass Player “honcho” Tom Semioli, this icon of the electric bass talks about his life, career, approach to the instrument, and favorite recordings among other topics.
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