A Conversation with Robert Trujillo
Mike Ragogna: Robert, was your first big musical inspiration Jaco Pastorius?
Robert Trujillo: Yeah. I'm always pul...
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I think if you ask just about any bass player in any style, their top five bass players, Jaco's always going to be right in there. If not one or two, he's definitely going to be a top five cat.
"Once we caught on to the sounds we were making, from there on we were rolling. Pretty much everything you hear with the exception of a fiddle here or there and a couple of background voices was what we produced on the floor."
"Originally, I had hoped we would last one decade and pay the rent, and I don't know, I'm going to be sixty-eight in a month and we're still lighting people's fire. I'm proud."
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