Battle of the bands in a month. Help us choose an awesome song.

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by FunkMasterMile, Aug 3, 2003.

  1. FunkMasterMile


    Sep 1, 2002
    me and my band mates have a battle of the bands to attend in 1 month. we are having trouble brainstorming ideas for good songs to play. if you could just make a few suggestions as to a song or two that would make you drop your jaw if you heard play,i would be very grateful. remember nothing is too hard.
  2. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Reviewer: Bass Player Magazine
    "Flight of the Bumblebee" played in unison.
  3. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Meaning, play every note in flight of hte bumblebee simaltaneously and sustain for the duration of the song :D :D :D ;)
  4. Boplicity

    Boplicity Supporting Member

    I take it you are permitted to play covers of songs in that battle. Some Battles of Bands only allow original music.

    As you want to play covers, I think your best bet is to get a read on the judges' music preferences. Or at least know what the audience will likely support. Don't play heavy metal covers if it is primarily a country music crowd for example. Know your audience to please them.
  5. Blackbird

    Blackbird Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    "Rift", by Phish.
    "UFO TOFU" Bela Fleck & Flecktones
    "Havona" Weather Report.

    By the way, your thread title sucks. Lemme fix that...