Who is the worst bassist ever?

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by Tony Parkinson, Apr 9, 2004.

  1. Geddy Lee's got my vote. Half hearted appologies to any canadians
    reading this but that guy is the most overrated bassist ever, might as
    well listen to a cow farting.
    Tony Parkinson, Apr 9, 2004
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    Harvey James Guest

    sid vicious
    Harvey James, Apr 9, 2004
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  3. Was he the bass player?, I was never a Sex Pistols fan, but I saw a
    video on a music channels a few weeks ago - the bass player was
    absolutely pathetic - I heard he was only there because he was related
    to one of the others.
    Nigel Goodwin, Apr 9, 2004
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    Henry! Guest

    Wenn I started bass, a friend of mine called me Sid.
    Because of the bass, and because I was vicious with girls.
    (now, my wife calls me Googley Bear, like in Monsters, Inc. It's true that
    physically, I'm halfay between the Terminator and Yogi the bear).
    Anyway, he was the bass player, and he made a lot more for his band that for
    bass playing.
    Henry!, Apr 9, 2004
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    EGO Guest

    Rush fans, and the Cyberspace Anti-Troll Coalition are not biting.
    EGO, Apr 9, 2004
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    EGO Guest

    Rush fans, and the Cyberspace Anti-Troll Coalition are not biting.
    EGO, Apr 9, 2004
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    Georgio Guest

    are you deaf??

    Georgio, Apr 9, 2004
  8. Nikki Sixx...Motley Crue.
    Matt Sullivan, Apr 10, 2004
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    JP Guest

    Wait wait wait wait... I get it. Last name is Parkinson, right? Could it be
    that this chronic condition affects the brain as well?

    JP, Apr 10, 2004
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    Alan N Guest

    You must be deaf. I would like to hear you play bass.

    And I'm american.
    Alan N, Apr 10, 2004
  11. It's not fair to pick Sid Vicious. They couldn't play and that was half the
    point. It would be like telling a cubist that his portraits don't look very
    realistic. The Worst should be someone who actually believed that they were

    Stephan Bennet, Apr 10, 2004
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    David Guest

    I second that
    David, Apr 10, 2004
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    Thom Guest

    I dunno, the guitarist for the Sex Pistols...compared to modern day
    punk guitarists was by comparrison a virtuoso. He played some really
    neat 50's guitar riffs. As for the rest of the band....well it is

    Thom, Apr 10, 2004
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    howard Guest

    Sorry, they *were* good. Only sad old hippies said they
    couldn't play. Glen Matlock was the original bass player
    and co-wrote 'Never mind the Bollocks', one of Britain's
    finest albums which inspired *many* young bands.

    All the 'hype' came fron Malc 'the Talc', the 'manager'.

    Please don't argue !
    howard, Apr 10, 2004
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    Thom Guest

    Nikki Sixx isn't a great bassist, but I don't know if I would go so
    far as saying he is the worst bassist ever. Besides, the new Brides
    of Destruction stuff is really good...simple bass lines, but great
    guitar and great vocals.

    Thom, Apr 10, 2004
  16. Alright, I'll buy that. Not the worst ever, but still, not very good.
    Matt Sullivan, Apr 10, 2004
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    George Mann Guest

    (Tony Parkinson) wrote in
    Only an idiot would accuse Getty of being anything but one of the best!
    George Mann, Apr 14, 2004
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