All time great bass players

Discussion in 'Music, Movies and Entertainment' started by tunahead, May 15, 2006.

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  1. gern777

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    in no particular order -

    geezer butler(don't forget - he wrote all the lyrics too)
    les claypool
    flea
    geddy lee
    John Entwhistle
    Cliff Burton (original Metallica bass player - the DVD "Cliff 'em All" is out-fucking -standing!)
  2. soriano

    soriano

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    Phil Lesh

    Mike Gordon
  3. When I saw Weather Report back in '77 I thought the exact same thing about Jaco...
  4. tunahead

    tunahead

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    I have them in my huge collection as well.
  5. tunahead

    tunahead

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    I have then in my huge collection as well.
  6. billyS

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    Stanley Clarke is to bass what Jimi is to lead.
  7. SidneyFalco

    SidneyFalco

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    James Jamerson (Motown)
    Duck Dunn (Stax)
    Larry Graham
    Bootsy Collins
    Paul McCartney
    John Paul Jones
    John Entwhistle
    Aston Family Man Barrett (Bob Marley)
    Willie Dixon
    Rick Danko
  8. nyhc1973

    nyhc1973

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    wow not one vote for cliff burton he would never ever use a pick
  9. Rokin

    Rokin

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    Bill Wyman
  10. JaxHammer

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    Jacoooooooooooooo


    Hey Tunahead,

    Did you catch any of the shows in '85 where Jaco sat in with Jorma at the
    Lone Star and Nancy's Whiskey Pub? They were quite entertaining. I have sbd's of those somewhere in my vast tape vaults.

    Jaco was clearly out of his mind back then.
  11. mepee

    mepee

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    les claypool, steve harris
  12. argleby

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    Paul McCartney.
  13. Ozzy

    Ozzy

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    Geezer Butler
    Rudy Sarzo
    Roger Waters
    Geddy Lee
    Gene Simmons
  14. JackT

    JackT

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    say what you will....

    Billy Sheehan


    Marcus Miller
  15. Excitable Boy

    Excitable Boy

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    Garry W Talent
  16. aceofclubs26

    aceofclubs26

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    Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers
  17. tunahead

    tunahead

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    I was tired the other evening when i started the thread. I am a GIANT Dead head.
  18. weedoggies69

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  19. iusedtobeone1

    iusedtobeone1

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    hmmm..

    Rob Wasserman