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Any beck fans out there?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by 2BitBassPlayer, Aug 29, 2001.

  1. Any beck fans, now im talkin old skool beck, his stuff around the mellow gold cd?
  2. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Lake Elsinore, CA
    Not that familiar with his music, but as a side note: We went to the same Elementry and Junior High School. I remember him as being the most quiet/shy seeming guy at school.
  3. Beck's bass player Justin Meldal-Johnsen is hip.
  4. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    nice story Gabu, he really seems like he was a very shy guy... now he´s groovy :D
  5. I think that Justin Meldal-Johnsen is a great player. Not too flashy or chop-driven, but he stays in the pocket and provides just the right support for Beck. And he impaled Beck with his bass onstage and DID NOT get fired!
  6. EString


    Nov 20, 2000
    Los Altos, CA
    Not too flashy? Have you hear the Midnite Vultures stuff? On some of the tracks it seems like he's trying to cram as many notes in as possible. It works, though.
  7. I'm a loser baby ....

    So why don't you kill me.
  8. He is good but I like the real "old school" Beck ala Jeff.

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