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Your Favorite 6 Stringers

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Petary791, Aug 27, 2005.

  1. Petary791


    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    Who are your guys' favorite 6 string players? Mine are John Myung, Les Claypool, and that guy from Los Lonely Boys... he's awesome. :)
  2. Myung
    Steve Bailey
  3. mr.shadow


    Aug 24, 2005
    Cumbria UK
    Al Garcia...Bloody wicked :eek:
  4. SteveC

    SteveC Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Jimmy Haslip.
  5. Baryonyx

    Baryonyx Banned

    Jul 11, 2005
    Marathon Man
    Jimmy Haslip, Gerald Veasley, Steve Bailey, John Myung...so on and so forth.
  6. thmusic


    Aug 27, 2005
    Steve Bailey, John Myung, Oteil Burbridge, John Patitucci
  7. Baryonyx

    Baryonyx Banned

    Jul 11, 2005
    Marathon Man
    Whopps, forgot patitucci... :ninja:
  8. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL

    while i wasnt a fan of the scatting, i'm realizing HOLY CRAP, he's singing these mind blowing lines, while playing those mind blowing lines!
  9. Agree with almost all the names above, and I would add: Nathan East, Adam Nitti, Abraham Laboriel, Steve Lawson.

    Who are your favourite 11-stringers? :D
  10. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Probably AJ.

    And Bill Dickens is fantastic on a six as well.
  11. Vysous


    Mar 29, 2005
    Steve Clarke
  12. The Owl

    The Owl

    Aug 14, 2005
    Atlanta GA
    Anthony Jackson
    Steuart Liebig
    John Patitucci
    Oteil Burbidge
  13. Melvin Gibbs.
  14. Jorge


    Jul 6, 2005
  15. lyle

    lyle Guest

    Jan 10, 2004
    Vernon, B.C. Canada
    Claypool has some of my favourite style while using a six string, usually fretless too.
  16. Anthony Jackson
    John Patitucci
    Alain Caron
  17. Alain Caron
    Anthony Jackson
  18. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    The people already mentioned + Keith Horne. And some more who we may not heard so far or we don't know the name of
  19. Starbucker

    Starbucker Guest

    Jun 29, 2005
    Billings, MT
    Claypool, Patitucci, Steve Bailey, and David Karns.
  20. Lo end PUNCH

    Lo end PUNCH

    Jan 28, 2005
    Jonas Hellborg, Melvin Davis, Alain Caron, Debra Killings