SIMPLE bass lines that make the song...

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by fretlessman71, Jun 2, 2008.


  1. Mama said - Lenny Kravtiz
    It's my life - Talk Talk
     
  2. BluesDawg

    BluesDawg

    Jun 15, 2006
    Atlanta, GA
    "Jump Into the Fire" by Harry Nilsson.
     
  3. wishface

    wishface

    Jan 27, 2012
    Once In A Lifetime, Talking Heads.
    Rise, PiL.
    God In the Beginning, Jah Wobble and the INvaders of the HEart.
     
  4. Dec

    Dec

    Nov 25, 2010
    UK
    Hi

    Hows about

    Peaches-Stranglers
    Beyond belief-EC, Bruce Thomas
     
  5. Fuzzy Dustmite

    Fuzzy Dustmite

    Jan 25, 2005
    Mesa, AZ
    Spacehog - In the Meantime

     
  6. dylanjosef

    dylanjosef

    Feb 1, 2010
    I know it's really a guitar but
    Seven Nation Army-the White Stripes
     
  7. Shakin-Slim

    Shakin-Slim

    Jul 23, 2009
    Tokyo, Japan
    Yeah, that Jay Dee production... doooope.
     
  8. "Le Freak" from Chic

    Even though I'm a white country boy, my bass playing was, and still is, heavily influenced by 70's funk.

    http://youtu.be/lELfJNq2d3l
     
  9. Time of the season The Zombies



    simple bass line just drives the song along
     
  10. For the kiss lovers She!
     
  11. FilterFunk

    FilterFunk Everything is on the ONE! Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2010
    "Dr. Funkenstein" - Parliament
     
  12. Catbuster

    Catbuster

    Aug 25, 2010
    Louisville, KY.
    American Man by VR kills that topic. Just as much Pink Floyd. I think My Hero and Killing in the Name could be said as well... Along with about half the Red Hot Chili Peppers and police
     
  13. nickbass79

    nickbass79

    Nov 11, 2009
    North Carolina
    Pusherman---Curtis Mayfield
     
  14. House of the rising sun
     
  15. rapturebass

    rapturebass

    Dec 6, 2008
    Connecticut
    National Anthem, Where I End And You Begin, Myxomatosis - Radiohead
    I will Possess Your Heart - Death Cab For Cutie
    Waste It On - Silversun Pickups
    definitely more but yuh know
     
  16. lobster57

    lobster57

    May 7, 2009
    Victoria, BC
    Guns of Brixton.
     
  17. Duke21

    Duke21

    Nov 14, 2010
    Narvik, Norway
    Walking on the moon is a great example.

    I can add:
    With or without you, U2
    House of the rising sun, The Animals
    Stir it up, Bob Marley
    Tea in the Sahara, The Police
     
  18. NOT

    NOT

    Jul 15, 2011
    Evil Woman - Black Sabbath
    Detroit Rock City - KISS
     
  19. swooch

    swooch

    Jun 30, 2005
    Sweden
    Someone who has a lot of time on his/her hands should make a spotify list from this. (Or at least start with the first few pages or so.)
     
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