Tag: David Sanborn

That Motown Swing

That Motown Swing

The great Motown sound not only influenced music in the pop arena but it also left its indelible mark on jazz. A few years ago I produced a podcast series celebrating the 50th anniversary of Motown and I included a number of jazz stars to round out the story.

By The Jazz Messenger May 10, 2011 Off

Herb Bushler: An Amazing Career in Music

Herb Bushler:  An Amazing Career in Music

Bassist Herb Bushler may not be a household name in jazz but you most likely have heard his impressive work whether it be with Gil Evans, David Sanborn, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Blossom Dearie, Joe Farrell and others. Herb is a jazz bassist who found his way into the studio system in New York starting in…

By The Jazz Messenger April 28, 2010 Off