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WHAT bassist is your fave.

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by ducttapefattaco, Jul 25, 2003.


  1. mine is flea from red hot chili peppers. check out this video of him.
     
  2. d'oh! It was too big
     
  3. James Jamerson.
    Check out the movie and book 'Standing in the Shadows of Motown for more about him.
     
  4. By-Tor

    By-Tor

    Apr 13, 2000
    Sacramento, CA
    Wrong forum.

    But if I had to narrow it down to one paticular bassist, it would be Geddy Lee.
     
  5. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    Darren Janzen.
     
  6. maybe this should go in the bassists forum?
     
  7. phhh flea. he's ok, but mark king would kick his ass
     
  8. Adam Wright

    Adam Wright Supporting Member

    Jun 6, 2002
    Arlington,Tx
    Jeff Berlin
     
  9. Barfly

    Barfly

    Dec 27, 2000
    GTA, Canada
    Geezer....'nuff said.
     
  10. Today I think I will go with....

    Rocco from T.O.P.
     
  11. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Dominique DiPiazza
     
  12. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Melnibone
    James Jamerson.
     
  13. Cha-ching!
     
  14. Selecter

    Selecter

    Jun 30, 2003
    Jon Camp from Renaissance ( 1970's )

    Played a Rick 4001 with a full orchestra setting live. Awesome sense of time and melody.
     
  15. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man Supporting Member

    Feb 11, 2003
    Lately, Oteil Burbridge
     
  16. superphat

    superphat

    Sep 30, 2001
    but
    i'm surprised to see dominique's name here!
    if i HAVE to narrow it down to only one bassist for all time, i choose Dominique Di Piazza also~
     
  17. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    Geddy Lee
    Steve Harris
    Chris Squire
    Jason Newsted
    Cliff Burton
     
  18. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Geez... I dunno.

    I'll shoot from the hip and say Michael Manring. His stuff blows my mind.
     
  19. demolition

    demolition Guest

    Jul 5, 2003
    Conn.
    The "Duck" Dunn gets my nod :bassist:
     
  20. Stu L.

    Stu L. Supporting Member

    Nov 27, 2001
    Corsicana, Texas
    Agreed.I removed Chris Squier and am replacing him with Billy Sheehan.