if you could form a band with anyone you wanted to to play any kind of music

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Eric Cioe, Jun 21, 2001.

  1. Eric Cioe

    Eric Cioe

    Jun 4, 2001
    Missoula, MT
    if you could form a band with anyone you wanted to to play any kind of music what would it be?

    vocals, keyboards- trent gardner (explorers club)
    guitar- john petrucci (dream theater)
    bass- me (last wish)
    drums- terry bozzio (solo, various projects)

    we'd play prog rock metal
  2. This is my rock/alternative band
    Vocals - Eddie Vedder
    Bass, Acoustic Guitar - Me
    Guitar - Pete Townshend
    Drums - John Bonham

    And for my experimental/alternative

    Me - Bass, acoustic guitar, vox, latin percussion
    Jeff Ament - Bass, double bass, vox
    Paul McCartney - Bass, guitar, vox, big band instruments
    John Paul Jones - Bass, keyboards, Manson triple neck (6 string, 12 string and mandolin)
    Flea - Bass, drums, trumpet
  3. This is nearly identical to that thread in Off Topic. But hey, its good fun,so....

    Bass - Me
    Vocals - Mark Lanegan
    Guitar - John Frusciante
    Drums - John Bonham
  4. agyeman

    agyeman Member

    Mar 6, 2001
    On Bass: Me :)
    On Drums: Kieth Moon
    On Lead Guitar: Jimi Hendrix
    Rhythm Guitar: Johnny Marr
    Lead Vocals: Kurt Cobain
  5. Bass- Me
    Lead bass- Vic wooten
    Guitar-Dave Navarro
    Drums-Stewart Copeland
    Vocals-Esthero or Bjork (Im not sure which would sound better, probably esthero)

    It would be the coolest band in the world
  6. DaveB


    Mar 29, 2000
    Toronto Ontario
    Not necessarily the best band dynamic but guys I would want to play with.Oh yeah, being alive is obviously not important to my choices.

    Blues/R&B Band

    Bass - Me (with Rocco Prestia waiting to take my place when they figured out how bad I was)
    Guitar - Albert King
    Drums - Dave Garibaldi
    Keys - Booker T Jones
    Sax- King Curtis
    Trumpet- Bob Enos (Roomful of Blues) ..way cool
    Vocals- Aretha Franklin
    Background Vocals- Ikettes ( Ike and Tina's singers- did they sing too????)

    Jazz Band

    Bass - Me (with Ray Brown waiting to take my place when they figured out how bad I was)
    Guitar- Joe Pass
    Drums- Buddy Rich
    Keys- McCoy Tyner
    Sax- John Coltrane
    Trumpet- Miles Davis
  7. Joe R

    Joe R

    Nov 4, 2000
    Wenatchee WA. USA
    Bass Me (Until they booted me for Steve Harris)
    Lead Guitar- Ace Frehley(KISS)
    Rythm Guitar & Vocals- James Hetfield (Metallica)
    Drums- Samantha Moloney(Hole-Motley Crue)
    Keyboards- Greg Guiffria(Angel)
  8. I'd be on bass, of course.

    My band would be Sambossa - Bruce Lindfield's Latin band.

    Sorry Bruce, you're out of a job. :)
  9. brewer9


    Jul 5, 2000
    Guitar: Randy Rhoads
    Drums: Keith Moon
    Vocals: Eric Adams
  10. metal/grunge/rock band

    bass - me of course
    vocals - daniel johns (silverchair)
    guitar - tom morello (ratm)
    guitar - kim thayil(sp?) (soundgarden)
    drums - bill ward (black sabbath)

    punk band

    rhythm guitar/vocals - me (sorry guys, in this fake band i'd rather do these)
    Bass - Matt Freeman (Rancid)
    Lead guitar - Jade Puget (AFI)
    Drums - Scott Raynor (ex-blink 182)
  11. Bass - Me
    Drums - Dennis Chambers
    Percussion - Alex Acuna
    Piano - Mozart
    Cello - Yo Yo Ma
    Double Bass- Paul Chambers
    Violin - Itzhak Perlman
    Harpsicord - J.S. Bach
    Saxophone - Coltrane
    Samples, loops - Trent Reznor
    Backing band- Austrian Symphony Orchestra
  12. bass - me

    guitar/keyboard - Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead)

    Drums - Jimmy Chamberlain (Smashing Pumpkins)

    Vocals - lead singer from portishead (don't know
    her name, sorry)

    guitar - Robert DeLeo (Stone Temple Pilots)
  13. captainpabst


    Mar 18, 2001
    bass - me

    drums - my brother

    guitar - jeremy averitt (unknown yet brilliant guitarist/songwriter from the bands 'noisufusion' and 'the hosemobile')

    vocals (if any) - byron baily (clockhammer)

    percussion - heck, i have a million drummer friends

    we'd play anything and everything
  14. So far I think Zon player has the best band. I especially like the integration of Trent Reznor coltrane and Bach, that would be something else.
  15. I can only imagine what the VH1 'Behind the Music' would be like for that one ; -)
    "Underneath the music, things werent as they seemed. Trent Reznor and YoYo Ma were having
    a difficult time working together...." hehehe
  16. Thank you VERY much Xavier, I haven't laughed in quite a bit of time :D
  17. I hope that laughter was not at my expense (as in - "Ha ha ha. Dream on Xavier! You're not that good.") :)
  18. I don't know exactly what kind of style i would play with them, but i would like to form a band with guitarists Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth and Larry Lalonde from Primus, and former Primus drummer Tim "Herb" Alexander on drums.

    try to find a voice who could match with that
    (i like zac from ratm and anthony from rhcp, but it wouldn't fit i think)
  19. ZuluFunk

    ZuluFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 14, 2001
    Guitar - Eric Johnson
    Drums - Stuart Copeland
    Vocals - Sarah MacLaughlin or Morrisey
    Keys - Dave Brubeck
    Bass - John Zuluaga
    Others (Just a big a$$ sounding horn section like I have now)
  20. JazznFunk

    JazznFunk Supporting Member

    Mar 26, 2000
    Asheville, NC
    Lakland Basses Artist
    Here's my ideal two lineups, both trios....

    Pat Metheny or Mike Stern-guitar
    Myself on bass of course
    Bill Stewart on drums

    or, for a more fusion-esque group

    Eric Johnson - Guitar
    Myself on bass
    Dennis Chambers on drums