Originally Posted by cire113
the thing i like about guys like laboriel is they don't play to impress people they just play the music; which cant be said for a lot of other guys...
its almost like a lot of the chop guys have the technical prowess but to 99% of the none musicians who listen to music the music is emotionally unappealing and doesn't move them at all..
I think so too. Lots of the bass players who are more famous that Abraham seem to be able to play all of his technique and more, but somehow they don't do as well at capturing the feel, the groove, the joy, the same way that he does.