Stanley Clarke’s First Gig at 15 Years Old

Philadelphia. 1966. Stanley Clarke (15 years old) gets a very important call: an offer for his very first professional gig, at the old Showboat.

Stanley sat down with Chick for the Music Magic Podcast, and came out with this surprising story — including how he practically had to be smuggled into the club, since he was underage!

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