Erykah Badu's album, what bass?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Fire-Starter, Jan 16, 2006.

  1. Fire-Starter

    Fire-Starter Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2002
    On her album Baduizm, what kind of bass was the bass player playing? please do not tell me it was a MTD..:eyebrow:

    If so, I may have breakdown:bawl:

    its really in the mix and I really like the sound of it.
  2. FriscoBassAce


    Dec 29, 2004
    Frisco, Texas
    Independent Manufacturers Representative
    I don't know him, but I could maybe ask him the next time I happen to see him. Her band practices in the same building where we have our studio.

  3. Fire-Starter

    Fire-Starter Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2002
    Are you serious! that would be kool if you could get that info. Thanks!
  4. pigpen02


    Mar 24, 2002
    Don't know 'bout the album, but I saw him playing a modulus genesis five string w/ maple board with her on the Dave Chapelle Show.
  5. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    that's a different bass player than on the chapelle show....
  6. megl


    Jan 15, 2006
    Did you check out the 'Baduizm Live' album?

    Damn, her band is smoking on that one!!

  7. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    I don't know what he used during the recording, but I caught the beginning of the tour, and Hubert was using a red Modulus Q5, before switching over to the MTD 5. Btw, his dad was in D Train. Look it up, youngins! Also in the show, Erika was blown off stage by the opening act, Sleepy's Theme, led by Pat "Sleepy" Brown (Outkast) with LaMarquis Jefferson on bass. Sleepy's dad is a founding member of legendary funk band, Brick. Marq played his Lakland 5 with a drumstick that night. God, I hated him! :)