Stalwart banjo, guitar and string bass player talks about being raised by older black musicians on the bandstand and living a musical life in The Big Easy. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jake-feinberg/support
Life As Art - Episode 007: Bill HuntingtonBill’s recognizable bass lines have wormed their way onto records with Ellis Marsalis, Al Hurt, Aretha Franklin and Harry Connick, Jr. Talking with this native from New Orleans lifted my spirits and reignited my passion for music’s ability to change political and social norms as well as to create unlikely friendships.And get your pencils ready for the lineage of great bassists who influenced the new sounds of each decade. You’ll finish this podcast with a list of artists to research and delight in. Enjoy!