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Happy Birthday Carol Kaye!

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by gelinas666, Mar 24, 2019.

  1. Happy Birthday Carol Kaye!:bassist: She's played on so many songs....Bassist in "The Wrecking Crew",a group of studio musicians that have recorded backing tracks for many artists..Follow the link below for a list of songs and artists.Amazing!
    The Official Carol Kaye Website - Library

  2. Spidey2112


    Aug 3, 2016
    And her sister has done a bang up job in the cosmetics field...

  3. :laugh::roflmao:;):thumbsup:
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  4. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    Happy Birthday Carol!

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  5. Stumbo

    Stumbo Wherever you go, there you are. Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 11, 2008
    the Cali Intergalctic Mind Space
    Song Surgeon slow downer software- full 4 hour demo
    And all while she wore a dress and sun glasses. :thumbsup:
  6. Stevorebob

    Stevorebob Well... I Am Here, Aren't I? Supporting Member

    Sep 29, 2011
    Los Angeles
    Happy Birthday, Carol. (Although I believe she would dispute having ever been in anything called The Wrecking Crew. ;))
  7. gln1955

    gln1955 Supporting Member

    Aug 25, 2014
    Ohio, USA
    But no cargo shorts and Reeboks. ;)
  8. The other Mary Kaye was a guitarist associated with Fender.
    Mary Kaye - Wikipedia
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  9. ElectricPilgrim


    Dec 20, 2018
    Happy Birthday!
  10. :roflmao:
  11. Spidey2112


    Aug 3, 2016
  12. Spidey2112


    Aug 3, 2016
    "Nah, nah... leave the boots on, leave the boots on."
  13. Border


    Dec 31, 2010
    Spokane, Wa.
    Happy Birthday Ms. Kaye, hope you get to celebrate with family and friends. My first bass teacher encouraged me to work through some of your instructional materials, they were very helpful.
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  14. Inky13


    Nov 13, 2016
    Buffalo NY
    A couple more lipsticks and some eyeliner and that pink Cadillac is mine!
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    MYLOWFREQ Supporting Member

    May 13, 2011
    New York
    ... And watch the documentary if you haven't already! Happy Birthday Carol!!!
  16. dan1952

    dan1952 Commercial User

    Jun 27, 2012
    Anderson IN
    Artist Endorsement with Supro Huntington Basses / Owner, Dan's Music, Inc..
    Happy Birthday!
  17. interp

    interp Supporting Member

    Apr 14, 2005
    Garmisch, Germany
    Happy Birthday, Carol!
  18. mark roberts

    mark roberts Supporting Member

    Nov 13, 2004
    Lawrence, KS
    Another plus for a “pick” player who is a first call for studio bass work.
  19. Kmonk


    Oct 18, 2012
    South Shore, Massachusetts
    Endorsing Artist: Fender, Spector, Ampeg, Curt Mangan, Nordstrand Pickups, Korg , Conquest Sound
    She doesn't get the credit she deserves. There are many people, including bass players who have never heard of her despite the fact that she has played on hundreds of well known songs and tv theme songs.

    I've exchanged emails with her a few times. She's a very interesting person. She said she appreciated the fact that I addressed her as Ms. Kaye. She said too many people who don't know her call her Carol and she finds it disrespectful.
  20. She not only played on many great songs, she was responsible for the composition of certain iconic bass lines. I believe "The Beat Goes On" is one example.

    While she didn't write the "Good Vibrations" bass line, it's one of my favorite things she's done. So smooth and melodic.
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