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Happy Birthday to John Deacon!

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by D.J, Aug 19, 2004.


  1. D.J

    D.J

    Jan 31, 2000
    He is now 53 :bassist: :) ;)
     
  2. Dr. Cheese

    Dr. Cheese Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Metro St. Louis
    This reminds of a story that Nile Rodgers told on "Fresh Air," the NPR show. He said John Deacon was in the studio with Chic when they recorded "Good Times." Deacon proceeded to leave the studio, got with Queen and recorded "Another One bites the Dust." I forgot who said it, but the saying goes: "A good musician doesn't borrow, a good musician steals." That's not meant as a put down, very few of us is 100% original.