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Dave Ellefson (Megadeth)

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Tupac, Jan 8, 2012.


  1. Tupac

    Tupac

    May 5, 2011
    Anyone else a big fan? He's very underrated IMO. In fact, just look at this video. That's literally the ONLY PERSON on all of Youtube who can play Hook in the Mouth. That goes to show how hard it is.
     
  2. Dave W

    Dave W Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2007
    White Plains
    He's an awesome bassist and a super nice guy. He's in my top 3...

    I'm not sure that he's underrated though.
     
  3. dedpool1052

    dedpool1052

    Jan 10, 2011
    Seattle, WA
    wouldn't say he's underrated. he's held in pretty high regard when it comes to metal bassists. i've been digging on a lot of old megadeth lately and he's become a much bigger influence than when i first started listening to megadeth.
     
  4. Hamlet7768

    Hamlet7768 Here to chew gum and rock. Still have gum.

    Jun 5, 2011
    I like his stuff. The bass-ic instructional DVD he did is pretty boss.
     
  5. Tituscrow

    Tituscrow Banned

    Feb 14, 2011
    NW England
    Yep, fairly highly regarded, especially in the whole pick vs fingers nonsense.

    My Last Words - Ellefsons finest 5 minutes IMO.
     

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