Mike Claiborne

New Release

Stellar

by Mike Claiborne

Released 2016
Jazzy Bass
Released 2016
Jazzy Bass
A bassist by trade and a closet multi-instrumentalist, Mike Claiborne's music has been described by his peers as "Inspirational Jazz-Funk."
NOTES
Bebop Jazz has had a profound influence on me as a musician and I decided it was time to compose and release a single in the Bebop idiom.

Stellar is a tune that could have shown up on a Miles Davis album in the 1950s. The instrumentation I used, however, sounds more like fusion musicians in the 1970s playing Bop. The overdriven guitar, Rhodes and the fretless Fender Jazz tones gave me visions of John …
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