Although he became associated for a while using the M-Base musicians, Lonnie Plaxico is a extremely flexible bassist throughout his career. In early stages he used Chet Baker, Sonny Stitt, and Junior Make. After hanging out in Wynton Marsalis’ music group (1982), Plaxico caused Dexter Gordon and Hank Jones before becoming a member of Artwork Blakey’s Jazz Messengers in the middle-’80s. He documented with Dizzy Gillespie and David Murray, and led his personal classes for Muse in the past due ’80s and early ’90s. Lonnie Plaxico in addition has performed with everyone from Steve Coleman and Greg Osby to Bud Shank, Cassandra Wilson, and Don Byron.