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  • Bass Players To Know: Tony Garnier

    Bass Players To Know: Tony Garnier

    I’m a firm believer in keeping good company. Entrepreneurs need a solid team, Presidents need a strong cabinet, and songwriters need a great band. After Bob Dylan was awarded the Nobel Prize, I figured it was time to revisit his catalog, do a bit of listening, and gain some insight on the players that bring... »

  • Tony Garnier’s Liquid Bass Lines Guide Dylan’s “Standards”

    Tony Garnier’s Liquid Bass Lines Guide Dylan’s “Standards”

    Bob Dylan has taken on some American pop standards, and according to a Los Angeles Times review of Shadows in the Night, the bass leads the way. “Guided by bassist Tony Garnier‘s liquid lines, ‘Shadows’ is an exercise in precision, each syllable essential, each measure evenly weighted,” reviewer Randall Roberts writes. Garnier is Dylan’s longtime... »