History Music / WeatherReport

11th Sep '17 9:51:00 PM DavidDelony
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* IAmTheBand: Zawinul and Shorter were the only permanent members.

to:

* IAmTheBand: Zawinul and Shorter were the only permanent members.members, with Zawinul taking even more control, as mentioned under ControlFreak above.
11th Sep '17 9:40:14 PM DavidDelony
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* AceCustom: Jaco Pastorius made his trademark "Bass of Doom" by prying the frets off with a butter knife and filling the holes in the fingerboard with an epoxy.
20th Aug '17 12:08:30 PM lilithmercy
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* SuicideByCop: Essentially what Jaco did. Towards the end of his life he started provoking bar fights and letting himself get beaten up. Eventually he had a run in with a bouncer who beat him into a coma, and he died 10 days later.
8th Jan '17 5:29:42 PM 04tele
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* LeadBassist: Jaco Pastorius is considered one of the all-time greats to pick up the four-string and many bassists will tell you about his influence on them.

to:

* LeadBassist: Jaco Pastorius is considered was one of the all-time greats to pick up the four-string four-string, and many it's not a coincidence that his time with the band yielded their most-loved recordings. Many bassists will tell you about testify to his influence on them. but Music/{{Metallica}} bassist Robert Trujillo went so far as to co-produce an entire feature-length documentary about Jaco and his legacy.
5th May '16 2:06:40 AM aye_amber
Is there an issue? Send a Message


In the beginning, they played MilesDavis - inspired free jazz (Shorter and Zawinul had both played on Davis' albums ''In a Silent Way'' and ''Music/BitchesBrew''), and gained attention for Zawinul's innovative use of synthesizers (he was one of the first to use the instrument in jazz) and influences from everything from bebop to world music. They soon moved into a sound more oriented around funk, and shifted away from improvisations into a more melodic and thought-out compositional style, mostly dominated by Zawinul.

to:

In the beginning, they played MilesDavis Music/MilesDavis - inspired free jazz (Shorter and Zawinul had both played on Davis' albums ''In a Silent Way'' and ''Music/BitchesBrew''), and gained attention for Zawinul's innovative use of synthesizers (he was one of the first to use the instrument in jazz) and influences from everything from bebop to world music. They soon moved into a sound more oriented around funk, and shifted away from improvisations into a more melodic and thought-out compositional style, mostly dominated by Zawinul.
3rd May '16 1:44:12 AM Tonestronaut
Is there an issue? Send a Message


In the beginning, they played MilesDavis - inspired free jazz (Shorter and Zawinul had both played on Davis' albums ''In a Silent Way'' and [[Music/BitchesBrew ''Bitches Brew'']]), and gained attention for Zawinul's innovative use of synthesizers (he was one of the first to use the instrument in jazz) and influences from everything from bebop to world music. They soon moved into a sound more oriented around funk, and shifted away from improvisations into a more melodic and thought-out compositional style, mostly dominated by Zawinul.

to:

In the beginning, they played MilesDavis - inspired free jazz (Shorter and Zawinul had both played on Davis' albums ''In a Silent Way'' and [[Music/BitchesBrew ''Bitches Brew'']]), ''Music/BitchesBrew''), and gained attention for Zawinul's innovative use of synthesizers (he was one of the first to use the instrument in jazz) and influences from everything from bebop to world music. They soon moved into a sound more oriented around funk, and shifted away from improvisations into a more melodic and thought-out compositional style, mostly dominated by Zawinul.
3rd May '16 1:43:31 AM Tonestronaut
Is there an issue? Send a Message


In the beginning, they played MilesDavis - inspired free jazz (Shorter and Zawinul had both played on Davis' albums ''In a Silent Way'' and [[Music/BitchesBrew ''Bitches Brew']]), and gained attention for Zawinul's innovative use of synthesizers (he was one of the first to use the instrument in jazz) and influences from everything from bebop to world music. They soon moved into a sound more oriented around funk, and shifted away from improvisations into a more melodic and thought-out compositional style, mostly dominated by Zawinul.

to:

In the beginning, they played MilesDavis - inspired free jazz (Shorter and Zawinul had both played on Davis' albums ''In a Silent Way'' and [[Music/BitchesBrew ''Bitches Brew']]), Brew'']]), and gained attention for Zawinul's innovative use of synthesizers (he was one of the first to use the instrument in jazz) and influences from everything from bebop to world music. They soon moved into a sound more oriented around funk, and shifted away from improvisations into a more melodic and thought-out compositional style, mostly dominated by Zawinul.
22nd Apr '16 9:53:01 PM KidDynamite
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly: A mixture of bebop, rock, free jazz, funk, Latin jazz and world music.
* NobodyLovesTheBassist: Averted BIG TIME. Pastorius is considered one of the all time greats to pick up the four string and many bassists will tell you about his influence on them.

to:

* LeadBassist: Jaco Pastorius is considered one of the all-time greats to pick up the four-string and many bassists will tell you about his influence on them.
* NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly: A mixture of bebop, rock, free jazz, funk, Latin jazz and world music. \n* NobodyLovesTheBassist: Averted BIG TIME. Pastorius is considered one of the all time greats to pick up the four string and many bassists will tell you about his influence on them.
19th Feb '16 8:39:05 PM DavidDelony
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* NobodyLovesTheBassist: Averted BIG TIME. Pastorius is considered one of the all time greats to pick up the four string and many bassist will tell you about his influence on them

to:

* NobodyLovesTheBassist: Averted BIG TIME. Pastorius is considered one of the all time greats to pick up the four string and many bassist bassists will tell you about his influence on themthem.
17th Jan '16 12:55:49 PM guyguyguy
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

*NobodyLovesTheBassist: Averted BIG TIME. Pastorius is considered one of the all time greats to pick up the four string and many bassist will tell you about his influence on them
This list shows the last 10 events of 13. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Music.WeatherReport