Dave LaRue

In this follow-up interview, conducted during the Steve Morse/Joe Satriani tour, Dave brings us up to date on the band’s new recording, gear and more

Exclusive video interview with FBPO’s Jon Liebman
November 18, 2013

As a bass player, Dave LaRue is well known for his long association with the Steve Morse Band and the Dixie Dregs. He has also recorded and/or performed with Joe Satriani, John Petrucci, Vinnie Moore, Deep Purple, Bruce Hornsby, Pat Travers, Eric Johnson, Steve Vai, Planet X and many others.

LaRue’s long list of awards and distinctions includes two Grammy nominations, repeated listings in “Best Overall” category in the Bass Player magazine reader’s poll and a “Lifetime Achievement Award for the Advancement of Bass Guitar” from the Florida Guitar Show. Dave’s book, On the Record, is a collection of transcriptions of some of his most popular bass lines. He has also released an instructional DVD, Essential Bass Concepts. His latest CD, Hub City Kid, features Mike Stern, T Lavitz and Rod Morganstein. In addition to touring and performing, Dave is a teacher at Bass Central in Fern Park, Florida.

FBPO’s Jon Liebman caught up with Dave before a recent Joe Satriani/Steve Morse show in Michigan.

Watch our interview with Dave!

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