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The “he” is her ex-husband, a musically obsessed, Pennsylvania-born, South Florida-bred punk son of a good-timin’ jazz musician. In a fit of inspiration and what some call insanityhe pulled the frets from his only bass just before a Riders’ gig, creating the first fretless electric bass.

She worked oddball hours as a telephone operator while he struggled to find work that actually continnuum, on the local circuit. I told him that I wouldn’t change a note, that it was beautiful, a masterpiece,” beams John, a bartender who manages Jaco Pastorius Inc.

Lauderdale all-night watering hole. He constantly experimented with epoxies and sands, as he worked to develop the earliest slide and harmonic techniques for the newfangled instrument. She hasn’t listened to the entire box set yet. Almost totally forgotten at the time of his death, Pastorius was immediately canonized afterward Marcus Miller wrote the tune “Mr. Am i dreaming or something?

I guess he was telling us he was a little bit crazy back then, too,” Tracy hazards, her smile continujm lapsing into a frown as she considers the miserable truth of her words.

After nine months with The Contimuum, Jaco returned to South Florida with his family, settling in an apartment above a Laundromat. Word of Mouth It has been one of a handful of truly rare, uplifting, transformative and spiritual experiences of my life.

Home Music Features “Continuum”. Still, Jaco would sit in on drums at the area’s black clubs for a dollar a night at the age of 15, or he would fume on the sax at The Downbeat Club well past midnight.


Alas, Pastorius became overwhelmed by mental problems, exacerbated by drugs and alcohol in the mid-’80s, leading to several embarrassing public incidents one was a violent crack-up on-stage at the Hollywood Bowl in mid-set at the Playboy Jazz Festival. In a few years, he would be diagnosed as a manic depressive, and, already, it was taking control of his life.


He began to play any instrument anywhere someone needed a musician, picking up the bass just so he could join his favorite local act, Las Olas Brass. She is married with two children, Sophia and Francis.

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The setting provided Pastorius with a newfound musical urgency. Flowers has been so much more than discovering a talented and accomplished new musician. He fathered two more children, twins Felix and Julius. It’s an SX bass that was customized for me and made into a fretless by a friend. She’s afraid to hear just how nervous she was when Bobbing interviewed her; much like her son, she tears up when she listens.

Tracy Sexton was just a year old girl–painfully shy, captivatingly gorgeous–cruising the Ft. I can’t quite tell. Something went wrong Is your network connection unstable or browser outdated? Pastorius soon headed to Colomby’s xontinuum studio in New York to record his first album, Jaco Pastoriusand as Tracy puts it, “Nothing was ever quite the same.

It was hard being Jaco Pastorius. BORN Dec 1, Pastogius returned to his hometown in after a particularly lucrative gig in Europe with more money in his pocket than he had ever had. But whatever part of the universe this is coming from, I hereby surrender to it. He also sported a strutting, dancing, flamboyant performing style and posed a further triple-threat as a talented composer, arranger and producer.

While everyone slept as the bus swept across a highway late at night, he plugged his bass into a small paztorius through primordial headphones and practiced. Outside Weather Report, he patsorius himself in constant demand as a sessionman and producer, playing on Joni Mitchell, Blood Sweat and Tears, Paul Bley, Bireli Lagrene and Ira Sullivan albums — and his first eponymous solo album for Epic in was hailed as a tour de force.

About Jaco Pastorius Jaco Pastorius was a meteor who blazed on to the scene in the s, only to flame out tragically in the s. The Word Is Out! After a set at Bachelor’s III with the Orchestra, Jaco proudly announced to Tracy–by then, a stay-at-home mother with two toddlers–that he had found her a job.


Initially with medicine, but now with a combination of yoga, poetry, art and family, she has only occasional relapses. Top Songs See All. He and Stanley Clarke were the towering influences on their instrument in the s.

But the star-studded galas and the critical raves brought mounting pressure. The Early Years,a sort of audio documentary that portrays Jaco’s bass playing and jaaco personality at their peaks.

He along with a host of others recently finished work with Jaco’s longtime bass pal, Bob Bobbing, on a two-disc, years-in-the-making box set entitled Portrait of Jaco: Twins Live In Japan In every local record store she visits, she heads for the “Pastorius” placard of the jazz section, checking the stock with a nostalgic grin and moving what she terms the “good” releases to the front of the pile.

Her tastes are eccletic, to say the least and the degree of technical accumen necessary to cover her choices of artists would be daunting even for most older and more experienced musicians. Rory, Jaco’s younger brother, called to inform her that Jaco had been beaten outside of a bar the night before. But one day, he started playing this melody, and I remember it was just so beautiful,” says Tracy of the song that bears her name.

Though she would quit after only a few weeks, that job was as important as any either one of them would ever have. John is the businessman and playboy of the bunch.

So we parked for a little while, and my friend and this other guy were already making out,” Tracy says, the memory flickering across her face with a smile.

It’s not a stretch to picture her some 30 years ago at Woodstock, the brilliant blonde hair that radiates in her teenage snapshots brightening a dreary Yasgur’s Farm. Such episodes made him a pariah in the music business and toward the end of his life, he had become a street person, reportedly sighted in drug-infested inner-city hangouts.