Paul Jackson (2)

Real Name:
Paul J. Jackson
American jazz bassist
NOTE: Not to be confused with session guitarist Paul Jackson Jr.

Born: 28 March 1947 in Oakland, USA.
Died: 18 March 2021 in Japan.
Was an American jazz electric bassist and composer.
Founding member of the jazz-funk band The Herbie Hancock Group who recorded the epic album "Head Hunters" & later released material as The Headhunters in the 1970s. Since 1985, he moved his residence to Japan and continued to be active in many aspects of the Japanese music scene.
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December 27, 2016
This guy is amazing. His contributions to funk influenced jazz music and his contributions to bass playing in general are enormous.

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