Posted by Robby on June 04, 2001 at 16:38:58:
In Reply to: What cd's should I get??? posted by Tim Schnautz on June 03, 2001 at 14:27:38:
Here's a few discs I have in my changer right now.
Get Marcus Miller's "The Sun Don't Lie," and "Tales." Also try to grab John Patitucci's self-titled first CD, though I've heard it's out of print. Me'Shells "Plantation Lullabies" gots the groove; "Sailing The Seas of Cheese" is Claypool's best effort; "Abbey Road" is also McCartney's best in my opinion. To hear some ripping upright rhthym section work, get "Miles Smiles" with Ron Carter/Tony Williams on bass/drums, and Wynton Marsalis' "Standard Time, Vol.1" and check out "Autumn Leaves."
Led Zeppelin II exhibits some of the best rock bass ever by John Paul Jones. And don't forget Jaco's first, Weather Report's "Heavy Weather," and Stanley Clarke's self titled disc.
oh yeah, also get Bill Evans "Sunday At The Village Vanguard" for some conversational jazz, and Tower of Power's self-titled disc for some of Rocco Prestia's fingerstyle funk.
just the tip of the iceberg.
: Ok guys,
: Since I got me a "brown bass" I've gotten on a Stanley Clarke kick! Lord help me, he 'd man! [of the hour!]
: so far I've got School Days and I wanna Play for You on LP, and I plan on updating that w/cd's...
: I'd like to form a comprehensive collection of BASS (especially solo) artists. I know there's alot of them out there.
: could y'all recommed me what artists and titles of cd's I should get?
: I have some Jaco, and working on Clarke..
: What's your favorites???
: Oh YEAH. Peter Duncan of Zon fame [ahem!] has had some really pompous flame wars in other web areas but regardless, he's a VERRRY talented player. I have a "sampler" of his and I would like to get more of his work as well...
: Tell me guys. Where should I start?
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