Thursday, January 31, 2013

Josh Doyle - Debut Album Available Now

Lee is the bass player on Josh Doyle’s eponymous debut album, produced by John Shanks and available also on iTunes. Backing band for Josh Doyle (vocals, guitar) on the album is as follows:

Leland Sklar - Bass
Matt Chamberlain - Drums
Dean Parks - Guitar
Patrick Warren - Keyboards

Album was recorded in April, 2012 at Henson Studios in Los Angeles. Please do check back in some time for the relative detailed entry. You may check out Mr. Doyle’s website for more info, media content and suggestions on how to order. You may also read about the album, Lee’s contribution to it and a lot more things in the James Lachno piece at the following → link. Cheers!

Lee Sklar performing at the 95.5 KLOS Christmas Show on Thursday, December 13, 2012 - Post Update

The 95.5 KLOS Christmas Show  post has just been tweaked with a video interview. You may check it out → here.

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Steve Lukather - Transition - New Album

Lee is the bass player on 2 of the 9 tracks in the new Steve Lukather album “Transition”, produced by Steve Lukather and CJ Vanston and out on January 21, 2013.  “Transition” features the following lineup of musicians:

Steve Lukather - Vocals, Guitars
Lee Sklar - Bass
Renee Jones - Bass
Nathan East - Bass
John Pierce - Bass
Tal Wilkenfeld - Bass
Eric Valentine - Drums
Gregg Bissonette - Drums
Chad Smith - Drums
Tos Panos - Drums
Trev Lukather - Muted Guitar
CJ Vanston - Keyboards, Background Vocals
Steve Weingart - Keyboards
Lenny Castro - Percussion
Phil Collen - Background Vocals
Jenny Douglas - Background Vocals
Richard Page - Background Vocals
Kristina Helene - Background Vocals
Renee Jones - Background Vocals
Jack Raines - Background Vocals

You may order “Transition” by clicking on the following link:

Yoo may enjoy the following behind-the-scenes EPKs about the making of “Transition”

You may also check out the links below to be redirected to some of the web locations connected to this project on
“Transition” - Album details
The making of “Transition”

...and do not forget to check back for the relative detailed entry in the context of the upcoming Steve Lukather post. Cheers!

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Master Class With Lee - The Thornton School of Music at USC, Los Angeles

Just yesterday, Lee taught a Master Class for a group of young kids at the Thornton School of Music at USC in Los Angeles. Our roving reporter at large, BeardBassman, was there to catch a glimpse of the event. Here is a group shot from the Master Class and, yes, it’s all in the fingers.

Lee & Class - Thornton School of Music at USC, Los Angeles - Friday, January 18th, 2013