Psst... Ready to join TalkBass and start posting, make new friends, sell your gear, and more?  Register your free account in 30 seconds.

Recommend bass players/music thread

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by bass_extremes, Jan 6, 2006.


  1. bass_extremes

    bass_extremes

    Jul 9, 2005
    Hey everyone, I was thinking that we could start a thread where you everyone could could post there favorite bands or bands they would recommend that people give a list. you Can post the band and style of music and recommend songs if you want ill start.


    Band: Streetlight manifesto

    Style: Ska
     
  2. Band: Davis Lee Roth
    Song: Shy Boy
    Genre: Hard Rock/ Glam Metal
    Bassist: Billy Sheean

    Band: Living Colour
    Song: Open Letter to a Landloard
    Genre: Hard Rock
    Bassist: Muzz Skillings

    I like all kinds of music but my Favorit type is Mid 80's to Early 90's HArd Rock. For this type of music these songs have wicked Bass Lines.
     
  3. bass_extremes

    bass_extremes

    Jul 9, 2005
    nice ive heard shy boy billy sheahan does some wicked tapping in that song. and ill definatly theck out the living color one.
     
  4. Artist:Rancid
    Song:Maxwell Murder
    Bass:Matt Freeman
    Genre:punk-Reggae-Ska
    Yeah,I like Rancid alot.
     
  5. Snarf

    Snarf

    Jan 23, 2005
    New York, NY
    Artist: Yanni
    Album: Live at the Acropolis
    Bass player: Ric Fireabracci

    Fantastic bass player, playing a modded P bass through most of it. Really great, solid player.
     
  6. Fathand

    Fathand

    Sep 24, 2005
    Finland
    A little bit on the heavier side...

    Band: Atheist
    Song: Mother Man, I Deny
    Albums: Unquestionable Presence (Mother Man), Piece of Time (I deny)
    Genre: Early Prog/Death Metal
    Bassists: Tony Chow (Unquestionable...), Roger Patterson (Piece...)

    Band: Dysrhythmia
    Song: Bastard (listen the whole album ;) )
    Album: Pretest
    Genre: Instrumental Metal
    Bassist: Clayton Ingerson

    Band: Death
    Song: The Philosopher
    Album: Individual Thought Patterns
    Genre: Prog/Death Metal
    Bassist: Steve Digiorgio

    That's all for now. :ninja:
     
  7. Baryonyx

    Baryonyx Banned

    Jul 11, 2005
    Marathon Man
    Band: Rush
    Song: Prime Mover, Emotion Detector, Force Ten
    Albums: all (but Power Windows, Hold Your Fire and Presto are my favourites)
    Genre: Rush!
    bassist: Geddy lee

    Band: Stuart Hamm (solo)
    Song: Black Ice, Kings of Sleep, Further Down market, Lone Star
    Albums: Kings of Sleep and Outbound
    Genre: instrumental rock/fusion
    bassist: Stu Hamm!'

    Band: GHS
    Song: Astral Traveler, Katahdin, Yang
    Albums: The Light Beyond
    Genre: fusion
    bassist: Stuart Hamm

    Band: Vail Johnson (solo)
    song: Na Na Na, The Duel, Bass Solo, Montiero
    Albums: Says Who?
    Genre: hard to say..slappy, funky jazzy stuff
    Bassist: Vail Johnson