Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by squeakyd, Apr 16, 2019.

  1. squeakyd


    May 18, 2015
    The more I listen to him, I more I think he's a genius. Who else is a fan?
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  2. rufus.K


    Oct 18, 2015

    Panthro may be a genuis, but the rest, not so much.
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  3. squeakyd


    May 18, 2015
    I love Rankin Bass.
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  4. omie


    Apr 5, 2011
    A fan.

    What I want to know is... who is that on the album cover?
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  5. Altitude

    Altitude An ounce of perception, a pound of obscure. Supporting Member

    Mar 9, 2005
    Denver, nee Austin
    Looks like Miles to me but apparently it’s him.

    Thundercat’s great. But, is he a bass player or is he a guitarist playing a bass? Not an anti-6 string comment at all; I just listen to his playing and the notes I hear sound like guitarist choices. I actually have no idea of his background; I should read up.

    His voice and his compositional approach remind me of a certain part of Level 42’s sound - the stuff where Mike Lindup took the lead.
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