Listen to “07/26/14 Bassist Eric "EQ" Young and Marty Moore of Moore Basses” on Spreaker.

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EQ tells us about getting his first guitar from his grandfather, that only had 3 strings on it and how he began emulating bass lines on it. He talks about meeting Larry Graham at 16 and their subsequent friendship, living in Japan and playing the Super Bowl halftime show with Sly Stone and his time playing with the bands Radiance and Con Funk Shun.


Marty talks about the work of hand-crafting his basses, a process requiring a lot of experimenting with different designs, woods and construction techniques. EQ talks about what he likes in a bass and both Marty and EQ talk about being 4 string players predominantly. Marty talks about the 5 string prototype he is currently building.

07/26/14 Bassist Eric “EQ” Young and Marty Moore of Moore Basses