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Purdie/Fabian/Oswanski Release “Move On!”
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Purdie/Fabian/Oswanski Release “Move On!”

Last month, we shared an awesome video for “Got Groove? Pt. 2” by bassist Christian Fabian, organist Ron Oswanski, and drum legend Bernard Purdie. Now the trio has released a full album, entitled “Move On!”

Purdie/Fabian/Oswanski “Got Groove? (Pt. 2)”
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Purdie/Fabian/Oswanski “Got Groove? (Pt. 2)”

Christian Fabian has been helping to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Marleaux Bass Guitars with a series of videos using their Contra model. For the effort, he put together a trio featuring organist Ron Oswanski and drum legend Bernard Purdie.

The Crane & Fabian Project Returns with “Run For Cover”
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The Crane & Fabian Project Returns with “Run For Cover”

Drummer Lance Crane and bassist Christian Fabian have teamed up once again to release a new album with The Crane & Fabian Project. “Run For Cover” is the third CD from the group and features a mix of covers and originals by Fabian.

Marleaux Artist Jam
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Marleaux Artist Jam

When I was at the Marleaux booth at the NAMM Show yesterday, Ariane Cap told me about a cool video Marleaux artists put together. Each musician got a drum track and was asked to play 8 bars each. The result is pretty incredible.

David Pastorius and Christian Fabian Release “No Tricks”
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David Pastorius and Christian Fabian Release “No Tricks”

Bassists David Pastorius and Christian Fabian have teamed up to release No Tricks, a 10-track album of electric bass duos. At first glance, the pairing may seem an unlikely fit. Fabian is a member of the Lionel Hampton Big Band while Pastorius, who is the nephew of bass legend Jaco, has performed alongside artists like Tech Nine. However, after a...

Bryant Fabian Marsalis Releases “Do For You?”
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Bryant Fabian Marsalis Releases “Do For You?”

The killer jazz trio of saxophonist Lance Bryant, drummer Jason Marsalis, and bassist Christian Fabian have teamed up to release Do For You? The album, which also features guest artist Gates Thomas on keys, is rooted in the jazz tradition and tinged with the blues. It includes eight original tunes with four written or co-written by Fabian. His big, warm...

Pair of Christian Fabian Live Albums Released
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Pair of Christian Fabian Live Albums Released

Christian Fabian, a versatile jazz bassist and co-leader of the New Lionel Hampton Big Band, has released two live albums this year. The first, Live at Trumpets, sees him playing alongside pianist Matt King and guitarist Paul Meyers. Fabian, who originally hails from Sweden, is a fixture on the U.S. jazz scene and is also the co-founder of the Native...