Favorite Female Bassist?

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by PumpkinEscobar, Jul 14, 2016.


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  1. Clark Dark

    Clark Dark

    Mar 3, 2005
    earth
     
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  2. I'm a big fan of Marta Altesa. There are pages of arguments about if she gets noticed because she's pretty. Well, of course. She's totally hot. That's not why she's a favorite, though. It's that she has so much fun in the groove. Nobody seems to be enjoying playing bass more than her.
     
  3. Gilmourisgod

    Gilmourisgod

    Jun 23, 2014
    Cape Cod MA
    Tal is my female Hero, great bass player.
     
  4. RickyWoo

    RickyWoo

    May 26, 2016
    My favorite isn't what I'd call an inspiration to my bass playing, but she owns her bass and rocks like nobody I've ever seen live.

    Katie Lynn Campbell
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  5. Bourbongangster

    Bourbongangster

    Nov 5, 2015
    Shonda Tucker
    Kim Deal

    One that's not a good bassist, but someone I had a crush on in junior high - D'Arcy Wretzky.
     
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  6. JimK

    JimK

    Dec 12, 1999
    ...all good one mentioned.
    I don't see Tracy Wormworth (Waitresses, Sting) mentioned yet.
     
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  7. RickyWoo

    RickyWoo

    May 26, 2016
    Esté owns "bass face" like a champ! Always great to watch!
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  8. bassstrangler

    bassstrangler

    Mar 2, 2015
    AZ
    Lena Abe from My Dying Bride
     
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  9. Jennifer Young

     
  10. Fingerpickingood

    Fingerpickingood

    Oct 30, 2014
    Texas
    image.png I have to brag for a moment...

    Not only did Divinity Roxx follow me on Instagram, she also likes my pics here and there.
     
  11. Gaolee

    Gaolee Official leathers tester and crash dummy

    'Bout time somebody mentioned Bridget Kearney.
     
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  12. Mockyngbyrd

    Mockyngbyrd

    May 1, 2013
    N.NJ
    I'm a fan of Tal and Meshell, but if you can play well and with inspiration, you have my attention. It makes no difference to me what body you occupy.
     
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  13. Fxpmusic

    Fxpmusic

    Jul 5, 2013
    All those mentioned are great bassists to me.
     
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  14. Morrighan

    Morrighan La Contessa Supporting Member

    Oct 22, 2015
    Isle of Everywhere
    Me.

    Why is this even a question.
     
  15. backin82

    backin82 Jack of a Few Trades

    Sep 9, 2009
    Oklahoma City, OK
    Lee Marie Hostetter from Children 18:3. Crazy awesome stage presence, and she sings lead on some songs too.

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  16. fjadams

    fjadams

    Jun 7, 2011
    Danbury, CT
    From a band that came and went before the majority of people on here were born.
    Jean Millington from Fanny. Just in incredible bassist.


     
  17. Well hmm there is that girl that plays YYZ in those Youtube videos?! She is very good. I am at work where all things Youtube are blocked but -yeah her!
    I always love watching women playing bass well. Oh and soccer- if i ever find a girl that plays bass and soccer it would be AWESOME!
     
  18. Yes, I think I still have one of their albums in my collection too. Very under rated group at that time but technically on their game. I guess I have become an old fart then.
     
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    this was the first time I did not look at the bass first
     
  20. Always liked Meshell NdegeOcello
     
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