Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Wes I AM, Nov 29, 2000.

  1. Wes I AM

    Wes I AM

    May 27, 2000
    Tampa, FL
    hey . anyone know of some good ska bands with good ska bassists? i seem to come up with ska tunes really well so maybe i should get into it. anyone??
  2. Bryan_G


    Apr 28, 2000
    Austin, Texas
    Yah, there are some good ska bands out there, I like Less Than Jake, but then im not much in to ska anymore. It seems to me that ska came from reggae so you might check out good ol' bob marley.

  3. mustard plug and operation ivy are both kinda punk/ska and they both have good bassists
  4. Bryan_G


    Apr 28, 2000
    Austin, Texas
    Yah Matt from op ivy rules, he does some good stuff in rancid too. I also like the voodoo glow skulls, but none of thier bass lines jump into memory so i doubt they are anything special.

  5. katanatm


    Sep 19, 2000
    Check out the Aquabats. Captian Hampton and the Midget Pirates of the Caribean has a kick ass line.
  6. Wes I AM

    Wes I AM

    May 27, 2000
    Tampa, FL
    cool, thanks guys.
  7. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000

    WES, here's my list:

    Assorted Jelly Beans
    Operation Ivy
    Buck O Nine
    Reel Big Fish
    Dos Minutos
    Vodoo Glow Skulls


    Sick of it all

    I´m sure i miss someone, but thats mostly all recognizable bands...enjoy!