An Excellent Homage to the Bass Lines of Lloyd Brevett of The Skatalites

If you’re a Ska fan, you love the Skatalites. If you don’t love the Skatalites, you’re not a Ska fan. There are few other bands in any genre that you can really make a statement like that about. But in the case of the Skatalites, I think anyone with the Sknaledge will agree. Skatalites founding member and long long time bassist Lloyd Brevett had more to do with the creation and evolution of Ska music than just about anyone. Here’s a great tribute to the man and his music, by, fittingly, another ska bass player. Read Marco On The Bass’ Homage to the Bass Lines of Lloyd Brevett of The Skatalites.

 

Author: Buster the Ska Doggie

Buster the Ska Doggie was born on July 4th, 2008 when The Uptones released their epic Skankin' Foolz Unite! album. Jesse Michaels drew Buster for the record cover and Buster leaped off of it and started dancing around. Before long Buster had amassed a massive collection of ska records and friends and has been to every single ska show on earth, usually attending at least 100 around the world, all at the same time. Don't ask how he does it. Buster blogs at ska4u.com and you also can find him on FB and Twitter. W00f!

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