The ultimate bass playersby Kekkisguitars | created - 31 Oct 2011 | updated - 04 Nov 2011 | Public
Not a slug or a overhypted excusse. Chosen for talent only, not who they play for
Composer | Boyz n the Hood
Four-time Grammy Award Winner Stanley Clarke has attained "living legend" status during his over 40-year career as a bass virtuoso. He is the first bassist in history who doubles on acoustic and electric bass with equal ferocity and the first jazz-fusion bassist ever to headline tours, selling out ...
Actor | Baby Driver
Michael Peter Balzary was born on the sixteenth of October 1962, in Melbourne, Australia. When he was four, his parents divorced and Michael, his sister Karen and his mother Patricia headed for New York; they didn't stay long and soon ended up in L.A. (in 1972), where his step-father, a jazz ...
5. Geddy Lee
Soundtrack | Small Soldiers
Geddy Lee is best known as the vocalist, bassist, and keyboard player for the rock group Rush, which also features drummer Neil Peart and guitarist Alex Lifeson. Rush is the most successful Canadian music group in history, and is the third most prolific seller of consecutive (American) Gold and ...
9. Chris Squire
Soundtrack | Apollo 18
Born in London on March 4, 1948, Chris Squire engaged in a highly musical childhood, including singing in St. Paul's distinguished youth choir. In 1968, he bumped into aspiring tenor vocalist Jon Anderson in a London bar, "La Chasse". They soon found that they shared similar ideas of how music ...
16. Jeff Berlin
Music_department | Clare Fischer: Keep It in the Family
Jeff Berlin was born on January 17, 1953 in the USA. He is known for his work on Clare Fischer: Keep It in the Family (2005), The Old Grey Whistle Test (1971) and Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe: An Evening of Yes Music Plus (1994).
19. Les Claypool
Music_department | Pig Hunt
Les Claypool was born on September 29, 1963 in Richmond, California, USA as Leslie Edward Claypool. He is known for his work on Pig Hunt (2008), Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991) and Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008). He has been married to Cheney since 1995. They have two children.