The book is really easy to read, and I basically read it in a few days.
Just when you think that you knew everything there is to know about Jaco, along comes this book with information that reveals so much more.
For anyone interested in music, bass, Jaco, or just an interesting read, I highly recommend this book.
First, I'd like to mention that I grew up here in Oakland Park, FL and become close friends with Jaco well-before his years of fame. Read morePublished 2 months ago by David T. Votau
Loved it. As a bassist myself I really enjoyed reading about Jacos life in music. Also interested about how his life took its downward spiral.Published 4 months ago by Jazzbass
Just when you think that you knew everything there is to know about Jaco, along comes this book with information that reveals so much more. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Derrick Brown
It would be mean to criticize the author for this flaw. Fans of a certain sort will appreciate his meticulous commitment to listing the names of all the musicians at each gig or on... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Alex Mercedes
I discovered jaco back in the late 80s but I only new of his music to read his story and get some insight into the man was a pleasure and a great chance to rediscover all his music... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Thomas A. Costa
Jaco was given to a dear friend who is also a bass player... Enchanted with the very talented musicians life. Story was well told. Read more
My Bass Hero forever....Well done - GREAT book. A must-read for all Jaco fans. I, like so many others, wonder what he'd be coming up with today.... RIP, Brother...............Published 9 months ago by Milas Feudner
Its actually an excellent book. I loved reading about Jaco and his exploits and magic and then tragic life and subsequent death. The book needs an editor. Read morePublished 10 months ago by John