Dee Dee Ramone plays Gibson!

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by A. D. Fairhurst, Dec 24, 2015.


  1. INCREDIBLE!

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  2. Great bassist!

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  3. Did what he needed to.

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  4. Boring.

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  5. [email protected]

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  6. Worst player ever. I'm glad the [email protected]$tard's dead!

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  1. Search 'i want you around' into YT and the first video, or one by a user called GlamMetalSucks, is the one you want. To get to the Gibson, skip to 3:15 and 3:23.
     
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  2. Killed_by_Death

    Killed_by_Death Snaggletooth Inactive

    You can post the video:

     
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  3. I would've done, but my (3 year old) Kindle Fire is buggering up and for some reason copy/paste doesn't work. Thanks for doing it, though!
     
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  4. Killed_by_Death

    Killed_by_Death Snaggletooth Inactive

    Rock and Roll High School is a classic. I should watch that again some time.
     
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  5. bassrich

    bassrich

    Nov 20, 2011
    Sarasota, FL
    Hey Ho, Lets Go!
     
  6. Link Ramone

    Link Ramone

    Dec 25, 2009
    RnR High School was a great movie, but it was a movie. One thing that for certain never happened in real life was Johnny playing an acoustic guitar live or on record. Pretty unlikely too is Dee Dee actually playing a Gibson around that time. In fact the only Gibson-style bass I ever saw him play was an ESP Thunderbird copy, and that was years later.

    Fun thing to notice though. Very entertaining flick.
     
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  7. fjadams

    fjadams

    Jun 7, 2011
    Danbury, CT
    Riff Randell
     
  8. mellowinman

    mellowinman Free Man

    Oct 19, 2011
    Minneapolis
    That few seconds of Dee Dee playing bass in PJ Soles' shower is one of the greatest moments on film for any punk band. Pure surrealism at its finest!
     
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