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Bela Fleck and the Flecktones

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Traveler, Jul 11, 2001.


  1. Traveler

    Traveler

    Jun 26, 2001
    Greenwood, AR.
    Yeah, Ive had A show of hands and Yin-Yang eever since they came out, but the first time I heard Vic with the Flecktones I wasnt really crazy about it. Now Ive gone back and listened to some, and I have to say I love Fleck's Banjo interacting with Vic's bass. Im gonna go buy an album or two this week, and am open for any suggestions. I hear Live Art is good................
     
  2. Dave Siff

    Dave Siff Supporting Member

    "Live Art" is great. "Flight of the Cosmic Hippo" is my favorite, but you really can't go wrong with any of them. Their latest one, "Outbound", is really good as well. Get 'em all!
     
  3. I am a little partial to 3 Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest it has Vic playing alot of fretless.
     
  4. cb56

    cb56

    Jul 2, 2000
    Central Illinois
    1.Live Art
    2.ufo tofu
    3.bela fleck and flecktones(first cd)
    4.Cosmic Hippo
    those are my top faves but all are great.
    try some of Fleck's solo stuff too
    also an acoustic CD called Strength in numbers with Mark O'conner and Edgar Myers,Sam Bush etc...
     
  5. Grahams Groove

    Grahams Groove Can we please just groove for a while? Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    Boulder, CO
    give em all a shot due....