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Completely different song, same bass line

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by CrewsControl, Mar 14, 2012.

  1. CrewsControl

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    Happens in rap all the time:

    Mc hammer used Rick James' 'super freak' on 'can't touch this'

    Vanilla Ice used Queen's 'under pressure' on 'ice ice baby'

    I could go on...
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    I do this often to mess with my guitarists. I will play my bass lines from a completely different song! I really like doing that when 1 of the 3 in particular is playing his songs. It really is funny to watch him struggle to sing over it
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    I think those were intentional, weren't they? I was looking for accidental matches, funny ones if you can! :)
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    Well samples don't count...

    Sweet Home Alabama ripping of this song always bugged me, though early Zep wasn't particularly original either.
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    Did you know that Emil Thielhelm aka "Peppy Castro" from The Blues Magoos had a few other bands including Barnaby Bye, Wiggy Bits, and Balance that included guitarist Bob Kulick, keyboardist Doug Katsaros, drummer Chuck Burgi, and bassist Dennis Feldman?

    These were all good bands and Balance had some hit records.
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    I thought I had posted this thread before. And here it is.

    Another set of twins, separated at birth:

    Ramble On by Led Zeppelin

    Go! by Tones On Tail

    :D
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    Hobobob Don't feed the troll, folks. Supporting Member

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    You Give Love a Bad Name - Bon Jovi &
    Comedown - Bush
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    Maurice Williams' "Stay" plus a million other slow ballads.
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    They might just be ripping Traffic in spots.

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    Well, there's the electric bass part to Prince's "When Doves Cry" which is exactly the same as Andy Fraser's verse part on "Alright Now", and they're both the same as what Bill Wyman played on the verses of "Honky Tonk Women"...

    BTW, that line is an important lesson for all musicians to learn, I think.

    John
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    Not 100% the same but you can tell where ol' pagey got the idea:

    Yardbirds- Smoke Stack Lightning
    Zeppelin- How Many More Times
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    ...well, he was the guitarist for both bands
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    RED J Half Hip, Half Hick Supporting Member

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    Otis Rush- Ain't Enough Comin' In
    Michael Jackson- Billie Jean
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    I am pretty sure there isn't a bass line in When Dove's Cry?

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