Les Claypool

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Grunge, Jun 16, 2002.

  1. Flea

    4 vote(s)
  2. Les Claypool

    10 vote(s)
  3. Geezer Butler

    5 vote(s)
  4. Steve Harris

    2 vote(s)
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  1. Grunge


    Jun 3, 2002
    man..........this guy just rules
    i've been hearing to some old Primus stuff, and i'm sure that he's even better than flea....
  2. Claypool is talented, I'll give him that. He just doesn't float my boat.

    I voted Geezer Butler, simply because he was one of my main influences. I like RHCP, and Flea is an amazing bass player. But, I still don't get excited about his basslines like I do with Butler and Harris. Maybe because distinct basslines are few and far between in metal.

    They are all great bassists, but my personal favorites in the list are Butler and Harris.
  3. Ívar Þórólfsson

    Ívar Þórólfsson Mmmmmm... Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2001
    Kopavogur, Iceland
    I voted for Flea, although all the others on the list are also great bassplayers.

    B.t.w. I predict with my great psychic powers that this post will be moved to Bassists in the near future.
  4. Geezer Butler.

    Now, if you'll excuse me, I will watch the Senegal - Sweden rerun. I have sucessfully avoided the outcome all day and I'm damn proud of myself for that.
  5. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    prepare yourself! dont go to Off Topic!
  6. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    Actually, we're going to "bassists"
  7. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    i said "dont go to Off Topic" because i have a Senegal/Sweden thread there and i dont want to spoil his game

  8. At what? In terms of ability I would say I rate Claypool highest.

  9. LOL! :p

    I'd been avoiding Off Topic all day for excacly that reason. I did have a quick peek in there and I thank you from the bottom of my heart for not putting the outcome in the thread title.
  10. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
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  11. cassanova


    Sep 4, 2000
    well this veered off topic pretty quick sooooo.

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