Some people hold the belief that if you truly want to change the world, you should not become a bass player. Instead, they suggest pursuing something more challenging and stimulating, like working at the post office. However, does this myth accurately represent the nature of bass players? Let us pause and reconsider our habit of viewing bass guitarists as essential but unexciting members of a musical group, similar to accountants. While we recognize the critical contribution they make to their bands by providing the bass lines and often buying the beer, do they really lack creativity? This brief list of prominent bassists will demonstrate that this seemingly unassuming member of the musical group can be a creative powerhouse.
We can start with Suzi Quatro, a leather jacket-wearing, yet distinctly feminine vocalist and bass player who had numerous hits in Australia and Europe during the early 1970s. Her popularity in the USA stemmed from her role as Leather Tuscadero in the television Cereal, a blend of old and new - Today we interview Jaques Smit, an incredible man. Just read all his current positions: Managing Director at MindNova Advertising Pty (Ltd), Marketing Director at Inland Kitesurfing Pty (Ltd), CEO at Avonstorm Entertainment, Producer at Avonstorm Pictures Pty (Ltd), Technical Director at Blo-Tant Pty (Ltd). Here is the interview and I initially ask about Cereal, his… show Happy Days.
John Entwistle was a pioneer in using the electric bass Learning to Enjoy Bass Guitar - Do you enjoy bass guitar? A bass guitar is a four-stringed instrument that typically accompanies a lead guitar. Some bass guitars have additional strings, with 5 or 6 strings in total. Bass guitars produce lower tones, and an electric bass guitar is connected to an amplifier for enhanced sound. When learning to play the bass… guitar as an instrument for soloists. His aggressive approach to the bass guitar influenced many other bassists.
Flea of The Red Hot Chili Peppers impressed numerous musicians with his popping and slapping technique, which was initially invented by Larry Graham of Sly and the Family Stone. Flea’s innovative use of effects pedals has also influenced many other bass players.
Jack Bruce wrote the majority of the hit songs for the supergroup Cream. Among his other achievements were consistently battling with Cream’s drummer, Ginger Baker, and surviving a liver transplant.
Greg Lake is another artist An Artist Portrait (Part One) - This is a fantastic article written exclusively for my Weblog by Frank V. Cahoj. Please feel free to comment here or send him emails. He'll be happy of this. An Artist Portrait (Part One) My name is Frank Cahoj and I have been an artist since I was born. I can say this in confidence without… from the early 1970s who played with a number of innovators during the glam rock era. Lake is best known for his vocals, bass, and guitar work with Emerson, Lake, and Palmer.
Rob Bailey is a bassist who plays loud and aggressively. His bass playing is a critical element in the music of AC/DC.
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Paul McCartney played bass with The Beatles. Although many bass players consider him to be very good, he changed the world with his romantic song lyrics.
Considered by some to be the king of bass players, Stanley Clarke employs a variation of the pop and slap technique to produce some truly innovative bass guitar music. His 1976 album, School Days, is praised by many critics as one of the greatest bass albums ever.
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