Best Non-Musical Local Music Scene Trend

Bass Players as Brewmasters

Crippled Masters bassist Roger Peterson began dabbling in the art of making one’s own beer last year. Soon, Martin Rice, who plays bass for, I believe, every band in St. Pete with a majority of members over 30, followed suit. Others have since voiced an interest in giving the hobby a try. To them and to all, I hereby declare that every band whose bass player learns to brew beer, and gives me some, will be featured in Creative Loafing. No, really, I can’t actually say or do that. But seriously, I did and I will.

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