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Claypool or Gorden?

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Doeswell, Mar 17, 2004.

  1. Mike Gorden

    6 vote(s)
  2. Les Claypool

    17 vote(s)
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  1. Doeswell


    Mar 13, 2004
    Ok, Which bassist do you prefer to listen to? Which one moves you more? I find Mike Gorden to be a better and more musical bass player than Les Claypool and essentially want to know where other people stand.
  2. This belongs in the bassist forum ;) Also try a search for it, it's probably been covered.
  3. MMiller28


    Apr 27, 2003
    its Gordon
  4. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    I believe my Grandma is a better bassist than my mom. Because her style is shows better development.

    hope that helps..

  5. Yup.
  6. WHAT !?!? No wrong forum option ? I REFUSE TO VOTE !!
  7. Vox Populi

    Vox Populi Reggae Loving Honkey

    Jan 27, 2004
    Poulsbo, WA
    I like Les's creativity and witty attitude, so I'd vote for him.

    But where's the Aston Barrett option? ;)
  8. lyle

    lyle Guest

    Jan 10, 2004
    Vernon, B.C. Canada
    for me. hes one of my heros, crazy fast double thumb technique too. i like how he orverdrives his bass just a weee bit so you cant understand what hes playing but it sounds whicked cool
  9. Stephen Soto

    Stephen Soto

    Oct 12, 2003
    man, claypool dude. i don't even judge a player by how GOOD he is, but how creative an artist he is. and claypool blows everyone away man. primus sucks!
  10. Doeswell


    Mar 13, 2004
    My appologies. I'm rather new to this forum. Won't happen again.
  11. learning_towalk

    learning_towalk Supporting Member

    Mar 15, 2004
    Chattanooga, TN
    I prefer listening to Cactus...of course I'm overly obsessed with Phish :D

    I love les, don't get me wrong...but I can just groove out to Gordon from here to kingdom come!
  12. I forgive you :D
  13. HeavyDuty

    HeavyDuty Supporting Curmudgeon Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 26, 2000
    Suburban Chicago, IL
    Welcome to TB - I'll move it.
  14. sambass


    Apr 15, 2003
    i think if claypool wasin phish it would be a little bit wierder, and if mike was in primus it wouldnt bee the same either. so why ask?
  15. BustinJustin

    BustinJustin banned

    Sep 12, 2003
    NYC, LI too
    this is a dumb thread and I will not post in it.

    "wash my feet"
  16. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    Dude, like how could you even say that... your Grandma plays with a pick and doesn't ever try fretless and upright and stuff

    Your Mom is WAY better.

    Oh wait, I mean.... I hate "Vs." threads and I'm in a mood so I'm closing this one. If Jay or Cass wanna open it, I'll leave it be.

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