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What song should I learn now?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by rawgreenbean, Oct 4, 2004.


  1. rawgreenbean

    rawgreenbean

    Dec 27, 2003
    USA
    So I'm pretty bored right now. I want to learn a good song for bass... not just the bass line, but the whole song, all the parts, on the bass. I really enjoy arranging hymns and classic songs for the bass... jsut seeing how much i can throw in, how many parts i can play. I just finished learning Eric Clapton's "Tears in Heaven". Any suggestions on fun songs to play on bass?
     
  2. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    The Rite of Spring. Good luck.
     
  3. Squidfinger

    Squidfinger I wish I could sing like Rick Danko.

    Jan 7, 2004
    Shreveport LA
    Learn some STP like Wicked Garded and Plush. Easy and fun to play.
     
  4. rawgreenbean

    rawgreenbean

    Dec 27, 2003
    USA
    STP are OK, but not what I'm looking for. I want to be able to play the song, not just play along... And I don't think i'm quite ready for Classsical music...
    Any other suggestions?
     
  5. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    "While My Guitar Gently Weeps".
     
  6. Squidfinger

    Squidfinger I wish I could sing like Rick Danko.

    Jan 7, 2004
    Shreveport LA

    Ahhh, so you want stand alone tunes. I always thought Grieg's (sp?) "In the Hall of the Mountain King" was a fun one to play.