Max Johnson Interview

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Max Johnson is one of the most active young bassists on the Brooklyn scene. He has played in a number of different genres with a great number of musicians and at the age of just 24, he has already released five records under his own name. In 2014 alone, he released the second record by his trio, one from his project The Prisoner, and a third as co-leader of the band Big Eyed Rabbit. Later this month, Johnson has a three-day residency at Ibeam, where he will be unveiling music for his third trio record to be recorded and released in 2015. The band features cornetist Kirk Knuffke and drummer Ziv Ravitz. Each night of the residency will also feature guest appearances by other artists.