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bass = rhythm section

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Every1TookMyName, Aug 2, 2002.

  1. My friend refuses to believe that the bass is part of the rhythm section (in the context of a rock band). He plays baritone in the marching band.

    Prove him wrong!
  2. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Call him a jerk, that'll show him!
  3. What's his definition of a rock rhythm section? Just the drums? Drums and rhythm guitar?
  4. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    DR Strings
    Sometimes you have smart friends and not so smart friends. Let him think he's right... there's no harm in that.
  5. Also mention to him that a piano is a percussion instrument. That should really mess with his head.
  6. Better yet spend the money on the Chic Corea DVD and show him the song where he is hitting the strings with the mallets.
  7. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    Even better yet, show him this:


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