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Psalm for Bassists

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by glnflwrs, Mar 18, 2005.

  1. glnflwrs


    Jan 25, 2005
    Hesperia, CA
    You're all probably familiar with the 23rd Psalm of David in the Old Testament. Well here is a psalm for bassists that you may or may not be familiar with.

    The Lord is my drummer, I shall not rush.
    He maketh me to lay out in tasteful places.
    He leadeth me beside cool meter changes.
    He restoreth my "one".

    Yeah man, though I read through the trickiest of charts, I will fear no train wrecks for You are with it.
    Your ride and Your snare, they comfort me
    You setteth up solos for me In the presence of mine guitarists.
    You annointeth my lines with drive.
    My groove overfloweth.

    Surely good feel and swing will follow me through all the tunes of each set.
    And I will dwell in the pocket the whole gig long.

  2. Cerb


    Sep 27, 2004
    Good stuff man! I'm definately saving this one somewhere in the depths of My Documents.
  3. Petary791


    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    Haha! Great find/make.
  4. glnflwrs


    Jan 25, 2005
    Hesperia, CA
    I found this posted anonomously at homerecording.com. I thought it was pretty cool and somewhat original.
  5. Corbis

    Corbis Guest

    Feb 19, 2003
    Wamego KS
    Thats cool.
  6. bassman314

    bassman314 I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process...

    Mar 13, 2005
    Bay Area, CA
    Aww yeah!!! *L*