The Chromatik morning warmup

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Here’s the music happenings we’re checking out today:

  • The story of the man behind the bass lines of Arethra Franklin, Quincy Jones, Roberta Flack, Steely Dan, and more (NoTreble)
  • Using only his voice, Reggie Watts overdubs himself for a solo concert in an office space (NPR)
  • Thoughts from a classical musician who only plays music that’s “on the page” (Music Ed Musings)
  • For More Pianos, Last Note is Thud in the Dump (New York Times)
  • Beck’s newest album won’t really be an album at all, but a collection of sheet music (Slate)
  • £148m Lottery Winner Would Pay for Guns n’Roses Reunion (ClassicRock)
  • Youtube - The sound of 2 unrelated instructional videos mashed together. Somehow unbelievably funky (DJparadiddle)

What about you?