272: Reuben Rogers is a "Super-Sideman" Nov. 7, 2016

from Contrabass Conversations - double bass life on the low end of the spectrum with Jason Heath· ·

Reuben Rogers and I got connected through our mutual friend Allan Santos. I wasn't even sure where to begin with a player like Reuben. I mean, he has played with Charles Lloyd, Wynton Marsalis, Joshua Redman, Roy Hargrove, Marcus Roberts, Nicholas Payton, and a long list of jazz luminaries. He's played on some of the best jazz albums of the past 20 years. ### Where to even start? So I reached out to Allan, and he told me: #### "You've got to ask Reuben about the time he fell asleep on the bandstand during a set." That's how we …

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