songs with great bass intro’s
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I’ve got to page two and no one has suggested Rapper’s Delight?Posted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
bass only just gets in first here but he’s a great bass player and it’s their best song IMOPosted 2 years ago
Off to bed but leaving with some cheating – not an intro an probably no actual bass in there:Posted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
Pink Floyd obvsPosted 2 years ago
(takes a while to get started, mind)
+1 for Safe From Harm, killer tune…
Great choice for One of These Days. I’d like to add Money.Posted 2 years ago
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As mentioned above but no vid, Fugazi, Waiting Room.Posted 2 years ago
Not sure why not embedding videos but…
The God That Failed, Metallica
He may not have been revered in the same way as Cliff Burton but Jason Newsted delivered some great playing imo.
And I know it’s not an intro but this still bends my mind in bass playing.
And one more for luck.Posted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
Not an intro but you can’t have a thread about bass without Primus. Love them or loathe them nobody has skills like Mr Claypool!
Apologies in advance if it gives you nightmares.Posted 2 years ago
Bit of a cheat, the video shows a Steinberger style headless bass, but it was actually recorded with a Prophet analogue synth. Still a great line no matter what you play it on.Posted 2 years ago
Well if we are doing Buddy Guy…Posted 2 years ago
Philippe Bussonet is in a league of his own here
Aerosmith Sweet EmotionPosted 2 years ago
Was looking for something from Rhonda Smith but sadly found wanting of an intro. Bloody good player though, saw her with Jeff Beck a few years back.
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@funkmasterp thank god, I was getting worried for a moment there!
both bloody awesomePosted 2 years ago
Propellerheads doing a Bond theme, lots of bass.Posted 2 years ago
Muse – Hysteria…Posted 2 years ago
OHMSS is a fantastic track, another favourite of that era:
And it would seem wrong not to:Posted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
^^ wonder if anyone else had thought of “Love Song”..?Posted 2 years ago
I can’t believe this isn’t posted already so apols if i missed it
I give up – Breeders – CannonballPosted 2 years ago
something more recentPosted 2 years ago
Moar Buddy Guy please!Posted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
Just listening to Parquet Courts album Wide Awake! Basically every track is completely driven by the bassist. Groovin’ in the kitchen whilst washing upPosted 2 years agoPosted 2 years agoPosted 2 years agoPosted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
^^ bin dunPosted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
Most of my suggestions have been made, breeder, sugar hill gang, massive attack, prodigy etc
Can’t believe this one hasn’t been posted yet!Posted 2 years ago
Right, having delve back in time before I got in to dance musicPosted 2 years agoPosted 2 years ago
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