Saturday Sep 13
Craig Allen says: 'Meet Talk Talk'
It was the mid-80's, and "New Wave" was all the rage when the world met the band that named themselvestwice As I was playing their biggest hit on "Saturday Night Jersey 80's" a few weeks ago, it occurred to me that I should research the band "Talk Talk." The band started as a foursome, consisting of: main songwriter and vocalist Mark Hollis, drummer Lee Harris, Paul Webb on bass guitar, and Simon Brenner on keyboards.
From Brazil With Love
Even the briefest conversation with Phil DeGreg will naturally get around to his storied Jazz career, which stretches back to the early '80s.
All About Jazz
Take Five With Mark Egan
Meet Mark Egan: Over the past 30 years, Mark Egan's ability to groove, perfectly complement the music in any situation and solo expressively has made him one of the most in-demand bass players on the international music scene.
Big 80s Backtrack: Culture Club and Duran Duran with new music and concert dates
Been a while since we've heard from 2 of the quintessential bands that defined the 80s sound.
John Taylor named greatest bass player
Everyone knows the vocalists and most know the guitarists from their favorite groups but, with only a few exceptions, they would be hard pressed to tell you the bass player.