Punk lines

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by tibi81, Nov 12, 2001.

  1. tibi81


    Jul 20, 2001
    Hello everybody I know that some or most of you bassists don't like punk lines. Well I am going to be in an imo/ punk band so I need to start getting good at punk lines. Does anybody know any Easy to Medium Hard Bass Lines. Or any imo bass lines.
  2. Duff_Man182


    Jul 28, 2001
    Miami,Fl USA
    by imo do u mean emo?
  3. tibi81


    Jul 20, 2001
    yes:( I have an excuse but it won't be needed
  4. SockMonkey


    Oct 26, 2001
    Irvine, CA
    most punk bassists usually play the root notes of whatever chord the guitarists are playing. My advice is to not do that, listen to some rancid or op ivy for great punk lines, some good songs are "journey to the end or east bay" by rancid or any song off "energy" by op ivy. for the emo i like the get up kids teh lines arent great but decent for good basslines check out ozma also songs would be "battlescars" or "in search of 1988"
  5. lo-end


    Jun 15, 2001
    listen to green day, rancid, op ivy, and saves the day.

    rancid is probably your best bet out of all of those. Matt Freeman plays some of the most complicated bass stuff ever.