What's a good song....

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by thirtyfootsmurf, May 7, 2001.

  1. ...to play with just a drum and bass??

    My buddy and I are going to try to get some songs together to play for a talent show and we can't find (or think of) any good songs to cover. We're heading towards the Punk and Ska genre but if anyone has any ideas, I would be much obliged.

    Thanks for your time...
  2. Lovebown


    Jan 6, 2001
    My Name Is Mud by Primus

  3. "had a DAT" by sublime, on the second-hand smoke album.
  4. just do a flat out jam with the drummer, get him to just start playing and you play a line over it, great fun, improvising is the best!

  5. Bass Nut

    Bass Nut

    May 7, 2001
    USA, Dallas
    Play a Tower of Power Groove i.e. "Down to the Nightclub" or "Squib Cakes". (Yes i know they are goofy names!) If you dont want to do those you could do "Silly Putty" by Stanley Clarke. Primus did a remake of it, it is on their Rhinoplasty CD.
  6. I bet YYZ by Rush would sound pretty cool with just bass and drums. :)
  7. cole


    Sep 14, 2000
    "Big Bottom"!
  8. "maxwell murder" by rancid

    or anything by the presidents of the united states of america
  9. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    "Awakening" by Les Claypool

    definetely a good bass and drum solo...

    you can hear it in the holy mackerel album and Rhinoplasty (in middle of Tommy the cat live)