Thread: favorite bass players

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    • 5 years 6 months ago
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    I love the bass guitar. I have been playing bass for 8 years and it is my passion. These are my favorite bass players(in no particular order). who are your favorites?

    Les Claypool(Primus)
    Matt Freeman(Rancid)
    P-Nut(311)
    Victor wooten
    Geddy Lee(Rush)
    Fat Mike(NoFX)
    Roger Waters(Pink Floyd)

    Thats all I can think of right now. I'll try to think of some more. thanks for your time.
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      I like Geddy Lee as well as Paul McCartney and Geez Butler
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        Quote by elron
        I like Geddy Lee as well as Paul McCartney and Geez Butler
        I can't believe I forgot about Paul McCartney. Paul McCartney is definetly one of my favorites.
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          Steve Harris
          Lemmy
          Geddy Lee
          John Entwistle
          Chris Lollis
          Ivan Munguia
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            Les Claypool.
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              Alain Caron- this guy is amazing
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                Ones that stand in the background and do as they're told.
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                  Quote by Riphard
                  Ones that stand in the background and do as they're told.
                  LoL
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                    • 5 years 3 months ago
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                    Slash. Slash is defintely one of my favourite bass players.
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                      Les Claypool (Primus)
                      Timothy Gaines (Stryper)
                      Mark Kelly (Petra 1981-87)
                      Louie Weaver (Petra 1988-95)
                      Cliff Burton (Metallica)
                      Geddy Lee (Rush)
                      Adam Clayton (U2)
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                        James Jamerson (member of the Funk Brothers session men crew, usually worked for Motown)
                        Paul McCartney
                        Bill Wyman
                        John Entwistle (The Who)
                        Jack Cassidy (Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna)
                        Chris Squire (Yes)
                        Roger Waters (Pink Floyd)
                        Bootsy Collins (James Brown, Parliament/ Funkadelic, The Rubber Band)
                        Lemmy (Sam Gopal, Hawkwind, Motorhead)
                        Patrick O'Hearn (various late 70's Frank Zappa recording and touring lineups)
                        Chuck Dukowski (Black Flag 1977 - 1983)
                        Kira Roessler (Black Flag 1983 - 1985)
                        Tony Levin (King Crimson, Session & Touring Musician)
                        Les Claypool
                        Nick Oliveri (Kyuss, Mondo Generator, Queens of the Stone Age)
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                          Wow, thought there would be more Cliff Burton fans.
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                            Flea (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
                            D'arcy Wretzky (Smashing Pumpkins)
                            Fieldy (Korn)
                            Paul Gray (Slipknot)
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                              • 5 years 3 months ago
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                                • 5 years 1 month ago
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                                Cliff Burton
                                Rex Brown
                                Les Claypool
                                Lemmy
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                                  • 5 years 1 month ago
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                                  I would say Wes and Flea...

                                  Never been into bassist before but those 2 I would put at the top of my list.
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                                    • 2 years 6 months ago
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                                    Geddy Lee
                                    John Entwistle
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