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FAVORITE FRETLESS PLAYERS OTHER THAN JACO

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Abluesbassist, May 12, 2003.


  1. Hey guys and gals just got me a new fretless warwirck corvette standard and was just wondering who you guys like to listen to for fretless players and please try to give other players than Jaco. I already know he is great, I am looking for some more great fretless players

    thanks
     
  2. Jontom

    Jontom

    Mar 11, 2002
    New York
    Mick Karn
     
  3. Michael Manring and Percy Jones!!
     
  4. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Alphonso Johnson
    Billy sheehan
     
  5. Jason Carota

    Jason Carota Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2002
    Lowell, MA
    Richard Bona
     
  6. herrera

    herrera

    Feb 15, 2002
    <--song???

    in which one billy play fretless?


    by the way : sean malone, steve digiorgio
     
  7. supergreg

    supergreg

    Jan 20, 2002
    Pino Palladino
     
  8. Marcus Miller is pretty good on the fretless
     
  9. Ben_P

    Ben_P

    Oct 2, 2001
    Alberta, Canada
    Alain Caron and Gary Willis.
     
  10. BTBbassist

    BTBbassist join us for mankala hour!

    Apr 20, 2002
    Westlake Village, CA
    Ric Fierabracci. He's a monster.
    Not 100% fretless, but his FL work is awesome.
     
  11. Coypu

    Coypu Banned

    Feb 24, 2003
    Sweden
    Sean Malone (Cynic, GK, Aghora ....) & Lars K. Norberg (Spiral Architect)
     
  12. Ian Perge

    Ian Perge Supporting Member

    May 11, 2001
    Evansville, Indiana
    Tony Franklin and Michael Manring.
     
  13. Yvon

    Yvon Supporting Member

    Nov 2, 2000
    Montreal, Canada
    Pino Paladino
     
  14. CDuff

    CDuff

    Sep 14, 2002
    Europe
    Bakithi Kumalo

    Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi Bakithi

    do a search aswell.
     
  15. Philbiker

    Philbiker Pat's the best!

    Dec 28, 2000
    Northern Virginia, USA
    Sting
     
  16. Jimmy Haslip (doesnt play much fretless anymore but check out the YellowJackets 'Four Corners', 'Politics', and 'The Spin' - beautiful)

    Steve Bailey
     
  17. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Melnibone
    Percy Jones
     
  18. I was just listening to Bela Fleck and the Flecktones', "Flight of the Cosmic Hippo" yesterday and realized that Victor Wooten is also a phenomenal fretless player.

    I also enjoy:

    Pino
    Bakithi
    Manring
     
  19. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    Some of the ones I like:

    Michael Manring
    Sean Malone
    Mark Egan
    Mick Karn
    Pino Palladino
    Gary Willis
    Lars K. Norberg