Monty Colvin

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by sloppysubs, Jun 12, 2003.

  1. sloppysubs


    Nov 24, 2002
    Tarboro, NC
    anyone ever hear of him, or the galactic cowboys? they kick ass and he is a bad ass on bass. man i heard some songs of theirs today and he is such a power. its pretty cool.
  2. sDg

    sDg Guest

    Feb 26, 2003
    Wise, Virginia
    Very talented individual. Possibly the most talented of all the Cowboys. Sung harmony. Wrote some of the songs. Did the artwork on the later albums. All while laying down the foundation for everyone else. Man, I need to bust out the those cds again. It has been far too long.

  3. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    What he said.
    I have all their albums, but never got to see them live.

    A great little band, too bad they're gone.

    <small>*runs off to hear The Horse That Bud Bought * </small>
  4. sloppysubs


    Nov 24, 2002
    Tarboro, NC
    yea man the stuff he did, im downloading everything i can find.
  5. LiquidMidnight


    Dec 25, 2000
    Excellent band. Really loved their first album. I really think the King's X comparisons were unfair. (Not a dis to KX, since I enjoy that band also)
  6. Fretless12ver


    Nov 28, 2002
    There's a brand new interview with Monty Colvin just published this month on my new website at . Monty talks about the Galactic Cowboys, his years playing 8 and 12-string basses, his upcoming CD and his art. Cool guy! Check it out!
  7. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    I really miss seeing GC live. They were an awesome band. Like JMX, I own all of their CDs.