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Dream Rhythm Section

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Red Wonder, Feb 17, 2005.


  1. Okay TB'ers here's the question. If you could choose one fantasy rhythm section who would it be?

    Geddy Lee and Omar Hakim... :bassist:
     
  2. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    Well mine was a real one for about 12 years. Scott Ambush and Joel Rosenblatt from Spyro Gyra. Joel is now gone so if I want a dream rhythm section, it would be for Scott and Joel to be together again.

    I would have loved to hear Jimmy Johnson alongside Carlos Vega!!
     
  3. Richard Bailey/Randy Hope-Taylor.

    Keith Carlock/Tom Barney.

    Sorry but, in this instance, reality seems to beat anything I can come up with in terms of a "fantasy" partnership. :) :)
     
  4. GSPLBASSDC

    GSPLBASSDC

    Jan 25, 2005
    Des Moines, IA
    Jimmy Haslip, Lionel Hampton, and Sheila E. (not just eye candy, she's got chops!)
     
  5. Jaco/Peart :D
     
  6. Christian McBride and Tony Williams all day long.
     
  7. Lorenzini

    Lorenzini

    Dec 31, 2004
    Los Angeles
    Jack DeJohnette on drums
    Patitucci
    Holland
    McBride
    *insert bassists here* cause Jack is a bad mofo
     
  8. Thunder_Fingers

    Thunder_Fingers

    Jun 24, 2004
    Norway
    Geddy Lee and Neil peart.... wait... :D
     
  9. Stanley Clarke...and...i don't know many drum players...which leads me to...Stanley Clarke/Jon Fishman
     
  10. McCartney/ Bohnam. They did kinda play together in public once. But there were like 50 other guys jamming too.
     
  11. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    Buddy Rich/Nick Oliveri; would be pretty weird.

    Billy Conway/Sting; not as good as Conway with Sandman but would be great none the less.
     
  12. stephgrind

    stephgrind

    Nov 18, 2004
    Vic/Peart
     
  13. burk48237

    burk48237 Supporting Member

    Nov 22, 2004
    Oak Park, MI
    ROCK : Jerry Gaskil (Kings X) Chris Squire
    R & B : David Garabaldi - Nathan East
    Electric JAZZ : Dennis Chambers-Victor Wooten
    Acoustic JAZZ: Jack Dejohnet-Christian Mcbride

    Best I ever heard: Acuna/Pastorius Chambers/Gary Grainger
    Dejohnet/Ron Carter Girabaldi/Prestia
     
  14. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    I think the Wooten/Chambers combination has happened IIRC.

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  15. TaySte_2000

    TaySte_2000

    Jun 23, 2001
    Manchester, UK
    Endorsing Artist: Mojohand, Subdecay, Overwater, Matamp
    Anthony Jackson/Simon Phillips - Has happened I have it on an instruction video

    Infact I'd just liek to say Simon Phillips with all my fav players:

    Michael Manring
    Steve Lawson - Interesting to say the least
    Jaco
    Victor Wooten
    Pino Palladino

    Sorry but I don't know of many drummists :bag:
     
  16. DaveBeny

    DaveBeny

    Mar 22, 2000
    London, UK
    Steve Swallow and Jack DeJohnette (although this has happened in reality)

    Impossible dream: Dominique di Piazza and Tony Williams
     
  17. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
    Sometimes fantasies can be reality.

    I had a house band gig with Sean Chase (Walter Beasley) on drums and Leroy "Scooter" Taylor (Marcus Miller) on keys.
     
  18. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Atlanta, GA!
    ...man, I can't decide:

    AJ/Gene Lake
    Gertz/Guilotti
    Fima Ephron/Carlock
    Neal Fountain/Bob Moses
    AJ/Sonny Emory
     
  19. The Beast

    The Beast

    Jul 19, 2004
    Evil Town
    Stanley Clarke, Lenny White

    Steve DiGiorgio, Dave Lombardo

    Both of these already happened though... :bassist:
     
  20. mike sancho

    mike sancho SANCH

    Feb 10, 2004
    Milwaukee, WI
    Rocco Prestia and Carter Beauford