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sweet milissa

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Slaphound, Jun 6, 2005.

  1. Slaphound

    Slaphound Supporting Member

    Jun 16, 2003
    Staten Island, NY
    I can't remember the band that sang it. Help!
  2. Melissa by the Allman Brothers.


    Google is your friend!! :D :D :D :D

    (Or any other Search Engine of course. ;) ;) )
  3. My band is doing a heavy version of that tune.. we're calling it "Metal Melissa". Kind of a hybrid of "Melissa" and Metallica's "Metal Militia". It's fun. :D
  4. Ed Fuqua

    Ed Fuqua

    Dec 13, 1999
    Augusta GA
    Chuck Sher publishes my book, WALKING BASSICS:The Fundamentals of Jazz Bass Playing.
    Only if you can spell.
  5. Veri troo, veri troo. :D :D :D :D
  6. humbucker22


    Jun 11, 2005
    If the song is what i think it is its just called melissa and its by the Allman Brothers.
  7. XavierG

    XavierG In Memoriam

    I'll third that!
  8. dcr

    dcr Supporting Member

    It's on one of my favorite albums of all times -- "Eat a Peach".

  9. See Post #2 !! :) :)
  10. I know that song- it's got all that Dickie Betts noodling in it...

    Oh, jeez! That was just used on a TV commercial...

    What's the name of that song?

    I have the cassingle at my folks' house.

    Oh- "Melissa" by the Allman Brothers!
  11. XavierG

    XavierG In Memoriam

    Actually, it's "Melissa" by the Allman Brothers Band.

    :bassist: :bag:
  12. Leave it now - just leave it, OK? :mad: :mad: :mad:

    ;) :D ;) :D
  13. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    An utterly simple and terrific bass line. Great tone, and has that classic tone of the era.

    Dickey Betts aint' noodlin' there either It's one of those songs where every note is well placed.

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