George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners

George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners

"If I suddenly knew I could not perform tomorrow... I know that I would still feel good about where I am today" -George Porter, Jr.

Few bass players in the history of modern New Orleans music are as storied as George Porter Jr. During the course of a career spanning four decades, Porter has not only made a deep impression with his work in the Meters, but he’s notched sessions with artists as diverse as Paul McCartney, Jimmy Buffett, David Byrne, Patti LaBelle, Robbie Robertson and Tori Amos. Early in his career, Porter worked with seminal... more