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Standing in the Shadows of Motown

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Standing in the Shadows of Motown: The Life and Music of Legendary Bassist James JamersonStanding in the Shadows of Motown: The Life and Music of Legendary Bassist James Jamerson by Licks, Allen Slutsky, James Jamerson, Motown Record Corporation, Dr Licks ~ Book features a 120-minute CD! ~ Bassist James Jamerson was the embodiment of the Motown spirit and groove - the invisible entity whose playing inspired thousands. His tumultuous life and musical brilliance are explored in depth through hundreds of interviews, 49 transcribed musical scores, two hours of recorded all-star performances, and more than 50 rarely seen photos in this stellar tribute to behind-the-scenes Motown.

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The Funkmasters by Allan "Dr Licks" Slutsky, Chuck SilvermanThe Funkmasters by Allan "Dr Licks" Slutsky (Books), Chuck Silverman (Books)
How the Fender Bass Changed the World: By Jim Roberts by Jim Roberts (Books) (Paperback)
Ray Brown's Bass Method: Essential Scales, Patterns, and Exercises by Hal Leonard (Books) (Editor), et al (Paperback)
Serious Electric Bass: The Bass Player's Complete Guide to Scales & Chords (Contemporary Bass Series) by Joel di Bartolo (Books), Aaron Stang (Books) (Editor) (Paperback)
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Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002) VHSStanding in the Shadows of Motown (2002) VHS ~ Standing in the Shadows of Motown is a must-see film for any fan of the Supremes, the Temptations, Marvin Gaye, or any other classic Motown stars. This swinging documentary celebrates the Funk Brothers--the team of studio musicians who powered dozens and dozens of hit Motown songs--by combining reminiscences, reenactments, and clips from a recent concert put on by the Funk Brothers, featuring singers like Chaka Khan, Ben Harper, and Joan Osborne
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Standing In The Shadows of Motown on DVDStanding In The Shadows of Motown (2002) DVD ~ Standing in the Shadows of Motown is a must-see film for any fan of the Supremes, the Temptations, Marvin Gaye, or any other classic Motown stars. This swinging documentary celebrates the Funk Brothers by combining reminiscences, reenactments, and clips from a recent concert put on by the Funk Brothers, featuring singers like Chaka Khan, Ben Harper, and Joan Osborne on classic tunes like "What's Going On," "Ain't Too Proud to Beg," and "Heatwave." This crafty gang of elderly musicians will charm your pants off with a slew of entertaining anecdotes. The movie deftly outlines the history of Motown, the label that turned segregated "race music" into chart-topping success.

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Standing in the Shadows of Motown [SOUNDTRACK]Standing in the Shadows of Motown [SOUNDTRACK] ~ Various Artists in Music ~ The phenomenal story of Motown has been told many times--so many in fact, that the notion of an untold part of its legacy seems far-fetched. But as the documentary film Standing In The Shadows of Motown demonstrates, there was more to the success of the Detroit-based label than singing babes in gowns and founder Berry Gordy's business acumen. ~ Tracks: 1. (Love Is Like A) Heat Wave - Joan Osborne in Music ~ 2. You've Really Got A Hold On Me - Meshell Ndegeocello in Music ~ 3. Do You Love Me - Bootsy Collins in Music ~ 4. Bernadette (instrumental) - The Funk Brothers in Music ~ 5. Reach Out I'll Be There - Gerald Levert in Music ~ 6. Ain't Too Proud To Beg - Ben Harper in Music ~ 7. Shotgun - Gerald Levert featuring Tom Scott in Music ~ 8. What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted - Joan Osborne in Music ~ 9. I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Ben Harper in Music ~ 10. You Keep Me Hanging On (instrumental) - The Funk Brothers in Music ~ 11. Cool Jerk - Bootsy Collins in Music ~ 12. Cloud Nine - Meshell Ndegeocello in Music ~ 13. What's Going On - Chaka Kahn in Music ~ 14. Band Introduction / Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Chaka Kahn in Music & Montell Jordan in Music ~ 15. The Flick - Earl Van Dyke in Music

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