From the Bass Player Archive: An interview with R.E.M. bassist Mike Mills
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Producer Don Was on his favorite players, how to get a great bass tone, and the most common mistakes people make in the studio
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From the Bass Player Archive: An interview with R.E.M. bassist Mike Mills from 1991, the year that Out Of Time took them from cult status to million sellers.