Fontella Bass – Rescue Me, By Tom Kipp

“Rescue Me” is certainly the equal of Peak Aretha on Atlantic, but arrived a full 18 months IN ADVANCE of Miz Franklin’s first venture into the Top 10! It also boasts one of the great bass lines in the history of pop music, from R&B to Postpunk!

– Tom Kipp

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Fontella Bass – Rescue Me on Shindig 1965, By Jim Demetre

Now there’s a houndstooth:

– Jim Demetre