Mexican bass all-star tells us all about his two latest albums
Exclusive video interview with FBPO’s Jon Liebman
April 15, 2019
By David Sands
Pepe Hernández’s basslines have earned him quite a reputation in his native Mexico. There they call him Mr. Groove. Known for his work in Latin jazz, folk and pop music scenes, the popular touring and session bassist, composer and producer has recorded more than 500 albums. Over the last 35 years he’s also played with some of the top names in Mexican and Latin American music, including José José, Emmanuel, Vikki Carr, Eugenia León, Guadalupe Pineda, Armando Manzanero and Tania Libertad.
FBPO’s Jon Liebman met up with Hernández to discuss recent albums, gear and some ambitious upcoming projects.
Watch our interview with Pepe!
See Jon’s blog, with key takeaways from this interview, here.