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Bassplayer of 70´s Disco Funk Band REAL THING

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Metty, Sep 15, 2004.


  1. Metty

    Metty

    Aug 24, 2004
    Germany
    Probably you will know the great song "You to me are everthing" from the REAL THING. What a groovy bassline! I love this kind of music.

    When hearing it yesterday (studying for an audition tonight), I was quite convinced that it was the famous and inspiring James Jamerson who played it. Finally I found out that Real Thing was a band from the U.K. ...
    So, who was the funky boy on that bass then? :confused:
     
  2. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    I recall this topic being covered a while back. Check this out! There is NO bassist!!
     
  3. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    Gotcha. I just downloaded that tune. I've never heard it before. Groovy bassline for sure. This 'The Real Thing' was a British soul band/group. I still say R&B and Funk/Soul bass playing was the most creative and grooviest!