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King Curtis & The Kingpins: Memphis Soul Stew

Today’s special is “Memphis Soul Stew”, with about a half a tea cup of bass from Jerry Jemmott.

Listen to the band move, watch the people groove y’all.

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Here is a dear friend of mine Jerry Jemmott on bass who in a magazine interview Jaco Pastorius stated influenced him on the bass. Jerry and Jaco later collaborated in NYC on a bass instruction DVD for Drummer’s Collective.
In memory of the passing Wally Gator Watson on Sept. 3, 2010. I had the pleasure of hiring and playing with both Jerry and Wally for a jam gig in 2000. That’s the last time we saw each other.We were kicking. Jerry on bass like a truck barreling down the highway,Wally like thunder on the drum and me on the guitar. We rocked the house. Had it not been for Wally’s passing I would not have searched 4 Jerry and found this video. King Curtis was my inspiration for learning and playing the sax. RIP Wally. Nov 9th 1951- Sept 3rd 2010.