One morning in a breakfast room of a small hotel somewhere in Germany Jason took off the wall an old acoustic guitar gave it a quick tune up and strummed some beautiful blues licks, sometimes I really felt like I was in the presence of a great talent. His playing was always fluid, precise ,engaging […]Read more "2 MILLION DREAMS"
Warning, for muso’s only ! Why do I play with a drum machine? A lot of reasons, mostly independence and the sonic texture of analogue percussion, also there are no issues with timing, turning up on time and getting too intoxicated to function properly, the thing is a machine and sometimes the machine can have […]Read more "BEAT MACHINES"
You know what, I was thinking maybe I got Donald all wrong, perhaps he is after all stand up guy, a super fella, a smashing bloke, a real trooper, a true gentleman, a great intellect, a natural leader,a man who will bring hope, freedom and prosperity not just to the United States of America but […]Read more "POST USA ELECTION RANT"
Hi Folks, To be honest I never took this blog thing very seriously, it was my intention to say what I wanted in an unfiltered and natural way, I am not into dressing things up or tying to be creative. Over the year I have had a lot of messages of support and I really […]Read more "BASSMAN NEWS"
So there I was getting snussed up in a bar in Gothenburg talking to a person I never met before about murder.Gothenburg nightlife passed me by, an Indian guy with long hair and beard, guru style, dressed in immaculate black but with a blonde moustache! That dude seemed to sum up the atmosphere. My crash […]Read more "BASSMAN IN SWEDEN PT 2"
‘Hey Vlad, you heard the latest Trump joke?’ ‘No tell me.’ Vladimir Putin is in hysterics, ‘Ha, ha, ha you guy’s kill me with these Trump jokes.’ In the USA the neatly manicured orange mug of Donald Trump stalks everyone’s sub conscious, ‘I’m going to make America Great again, really great.’ Elections are divisive and […]Read more "BASSMAN USA ELECTION SPECIAL"