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James Brown Bassist

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Fire-Starter, Oct 20, 2003.


  1. Fire-Starter

    Fire-Starter Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2002
    MINNESOTA
    Does anyone know who played bass on the song by James Brown "Living in America" and what bass was being used??? my guess is a Fender:bassist:
     
  2. natebass

    natebass

    Sep 6, 2001
    Bremerton, WA
    t.m. stevens played bass on that (at least according to an interview I read once.....)
     
  3. He also played bass on James Brown Gravity (1986) Guitar (Bass), Vocals (bckgr)
    James Brown JB (Best of the Best) (2000) Guitar (Bass), Vocals (bckgr)

    http://www.tmstevens.com/

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    Treena
     
  4. hands5

    hands5

    Jan 15, 2003
    good 'ol USA/Tampa fla.
    none
    T.M.Stevens was playing a Spector on the "Living in America video
     
  5. Fire-Starter

    Fire-Starter Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2002
    MINNESOTA
    T.M.Stevens was playing a Spector on the "Living in America video

    Was it a Spector he was playing on the recording?? if so, I did not know Spectors had that kind of a growl:eek: although I hear great things about them:cool:

    Thanks for the info:bassist:
     
  6. jazzbo

    jazzbo

    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    i thought it was carol kaye.
     
  7. Fire-Starter

    Fire-Starter Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2002
    MINNESOTA

    jazzbo,jazzbo,jazzbo,:rolleyes: :rolleyes: :D :D :D