Who played on Haggard's "Working Man's Blues?"

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by beadgc, Nov 29, 2005.


  1. beadgc

    beadgc

    Oct 10, 2003
    Brooklyn, NY
    I loaded a bunch of Merle Haggard CDs onto my computer to study some country bass. The bass playing is really good on nearly everything, but I was totally blown away by the bass line on "Working Man's Blues." Very funky throughout the song, and the stuff he plays under the guitar solo just smokes.

    I've hunted around on the Web, but haven't found the answer.

    Anyone know who it was?
     
  2. DrewinHouston

    DrewinHouston I'm the one on the right Supporting Member

    Apr 20, 2009
    Houston Heights, Texas
    Disclosure: I am not a great bass player
    Chuck Berghofer
     
  3. :)
     
  4. Merle knew good bass playin and wrote songs accordingly.
    After all, He got his start as the bass player in Wynn Stewart's band!:thumbsup: