I'm not even sure how I got this idea, but here goes:

All bassists post their 3 favorite guitar riffs

All guitarists post their 3 favorite bass lines

Everyone can post their favorite drum parts

I guess you can do all 3, if you want. I was just wondering what guitarists like in a bassline.

I play bass

1. Metallica- One
2. Iron Maiden- Paschendale
3. Pink Floyd- Wish You Were Here

1. Metallica- Anesthesia (Pulling Teeth)
2. Black Sabbath- N.I.B.
3. Tool- Forty-Six and Two

1. Black Sabbath- War Pigs
2. Rush- YYZ
3. Metallica- Seek And Destroy
1. Reflection - Tool
2. The Pot - Tool
3. Forty-Six and Two - Tool

1. Lateralus - Tool
2. Jabmi - Tool
3. Schism - Tool

Plug in Baby - Muse
Voodoo Child (Slight Return) - Jimi Hendrix
Black Dog - Led Zeppelin


Hysteria - Muse

cant think of any more
Stratosphere- Stratovarius
Knights of Cydonia- Muse
The Trooper- Iron Maiden

Be- Common
Orion- Metallica
Stratosphere- Stratovarius

YYZ- Rush
12/23/93- Poison the Well
Master of Puppets- Metallica
Proud Owner of a Fender Jazz 24 V

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Things to come:
Carvin or Trace-elliot rig
EBS Valvedrive (Newest edition )
Last edited by Funkbass796 at Mar 9, 2007,
Guitar: Ratt - Lay It Down , Van Halen's first album and Sad But True by Metallica
Bass : Hysteria by Muse, Poundcake by Van Halen and Miracle Man by Ozzy Osbourne
My gear:
-Ibanez JS 6000 Custom w/ 11-48 gauge
-Ibanez FGM 400BB w/ 10-46 gauge
-Peavey 6505 2x12 Combo
-MXR Phase 90
-Boss DD-6 Digital Delay
-Morley Wah/Volume Pro Series II
-Boss CS-3 Compression Sustainer
-Gator G-Bus 8
-Xotic BB Preamp
Waterloo Sunset - The Kinks.
Up ex Mei - James Taylor.
Blackwater Park - Opeth.
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purple haze - hendrix
im the hell outta here - vai
concrete jungle - specials

tommy the cat - primus
love rollercoaster - rhcp
hysteria - muse

domination - pantera
longview - green day
toxicity - soad
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My Iron Lung - Radiohead
Rock Lobster - The B-52's
Soup Is Good Food - Dead Kennedys

Gonna Be a blackout tonight - Dropkick Murphys
Monkey Gone To Heaven - The Pixies
Day At The Races - jurassic 5

Apocalyspe Please - Muse
There There - Radiohead
The District sleeps alone tonight - The Postal Service
1. Slow Hands-Interpol
2. Tell me baby- Red Hot Chili Peppers
3. Give It Away- Red Hot Chili Peppers

1. 94 Hours- As I Lay Dying
2. Pulse of the Maggots- SlipKnot
3. My Hero- Foo Fighters
"And float down Grand Street in daylight..."
Im a Guitarist

Crazy Train - Ozzy Ozborne
Fade to Black - Metallica
Burritos - Sublime

NIB - Black Sabbath
Break on Through - The Doors
Falling Idols - Sublime

Fire - Jimi Hendrix
Killing in the Name - Rage Against The Machine

and (hate to say it) I really like the drums in

Dance, Dance - Fall Out Boy
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im a guitarist/bassist

Hysteria - Muse
Simple Man - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Money - Pink Floyd

Hotel California - The Eagles
Black Night - Deep Purple
Showbiz - Muse

Desperado - The Eagles
Apocolypse Please - Muse
Sunburn - Muse
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Last edited by some_guy at Mar 9, 2007,
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Stratosphere- Stratovarius
Knights of Cydonia- Metallica
The Trooper- Iron Maiden

Be- Common
Orion- Metallica
Stratosphere- Stratovarius

YYZ- Rush
12/23/93- Poison the Well
Master of Puppets- Metallica

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1. Van Halen - Unchained
2. Cream - Crossroads
3. The Who - Pinball Wizard


1. Pink Floyd - Money
2. Iron Maiden - The Clairvoyant
3. Rush - YYZ (when Geddy plays those little fills)


1. Van Halen - Panama
2. Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
3. Rush - YYZ
Agile AL-3000 Cherry Sunburst
Fender American Strat HSS
1981 Yamaha FG-335II
Crate V1512 (USA made)
Fender Frontman 15R
Dunlop Crybaby Slash Wah
MXR EVH Phase 90
Ibanez TS9 w/ Keeley Baked Mod
Boss SD-1
Boss DD-3
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favorite basslines
Phish Ghost, the slap part
Opeth last bassline in the last minute of Nectar
Rush Freewill, bassline used during the solo
thats basslines though, theres plenty of just improvised bass playing i like alot too.

Purple Haze - Hendrix
Beast and the Harlot - Avenged Sevenfold
Welcome Home - Coheed and Cambria


Message in a Bottle - The Police
Anything by Victor Wooten ^^
Sweet Child O'Mine - Guns n Roses


Pull Harder on the Strings of your Martyr - Trivium
Through the Fire and Flames - Dragonforce
Drum Solo - Slipknot
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SCARECROW of UG's Gotham City
Pantera - Good Friends and a Bottle of Pills
QOTSA - No one Knows
Metallica - Leper Messiah

Carcass - Incarnated Solvent Abuse
Metallica - Eye of the Beholder
Mastodon - Blood and Thunder
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Teh Gearz:

Cruiser Stratocaster
Feng Ling G15 Amplifier
Digitech Grunge Pedal
Daphon E20PH Phaser Pedal
I'm a jolly happy bassist

Led Zeppelin - Moby Dick
Metallica - Master Of Puppets
Thin Lizzy - Cowboy Song (Live)

Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Higher Ground (Stevie Wonder Cover)
Led Zeppelin - How Many More Times

Led Zeppelin - Moby Dick
Liquid Tension Experiment - Paradigm Shift
Tenacious D - Double Team
1- My Generation bass solo- The Who
2- Come Together- The Beatles
3- The Real Me- The Who

all cliche but they're cliches for a reason

1- A Quick One While He's Away- The Who
2- The End- The Beatles
3- Won't Get Fooled Again- The WHo

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The Pit Cliff Notes:
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If not all of us, at least him.

Intro to Giving Up Giving In- Streetlight Manifesto
Jessica- Allman Brothers Band
Shine on You Crazy Diamond- Pink Floyd

Five-Finger Discount- Choking Victim
1234 1234- Streetlight Manifesto
My Name is Mud- Primus

Longview- Green Day
Giving Up Giving In- Streetlight Manifesto
Intro to John the Fisherman- Primus

All three:
YYZ- Rush, the most talented song ever.
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oh my god, how could i have been so dumb. My apologies.
Proud Owner of a Fender Jazz 24 V

Private Simmons of the Red vs. Blue club. PM Fret13 to join.

Things to come:
Carvin or Trace-elliot rig
EBS Valvedrive (Newest edition )

Smoke On the Water - Deep Purple (I know, I know, simple, but it sounds AWESOME)
God of Thunder - KISS
Black Dog - Led Zeppelin
3 favorite guitar riffs:
1. "Everything Is Gonna Be Alright" by the Repercussions
2. "New Jack" by Agnostic Front
3. "Noble Stabbings!!" by Dillinger Four

3 favorite bass lines:
1. "Bombshell" by Operation Ivy
2. "Search" by the Minutemen
3. "Ace of Spades" by Motorhead

3 favorite drum parts:
1. "46 & 2" by Tool
2. "The Fourth Introduction" by Faraquet
3. "Under A Glass Moon" by Dream Theater (I don't really like the song, but that beat toward the beginning is catchy)
Ramble on - Led Zeppelin
Every RHCP song
ALOT of Primus, My Name Is Mud, American Life..
I can just like,
Name 3...
im a guitarist

Bass *in no particular order*
peace sells-megadeth
maxwell murder-rancid
around the world-red hot chili peppers

Guitar *in no particular order*
washington is next-megadeth
can't stop-red hot chili peppers
santeria- sublime

Drums *in no particular order*
master of puppets-metallica
chop suey!-system of a down
gone away-the offspring
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Rosetta Stoned - Tool
Voices - Dream Theater
Gay Bar - Electric Six

I play bass.

Edit: Might as well...

Schism - Tool
YYZ - Rush
In The Name of God - Dream Theater

When The Levee Breaks - Led Zeppelin
Faaip De Oaid - Tool
Tom Sawyer - Rush
Last edited by maXterbat0r at Mar 9, 2007,
Im a bass and guitar player

Metallica-for whom the bell tolls
Megadeth-peace sells
Black sabbath Nib

Black - sabbath-iron man
OZZY- Crazy Train
Iron maiden- Aces high
Esp M1007
ISP Decimator
5150 III
Basson 412
Bass line in Octavarium..the solo thing, starting in octaves...that part is bitchin. (dream theater)

By the Way (i think)- RHCP, the really fast one.

Bass line in the beginning of Beautiful Girls (Van Halen)

Edit: i forgot the pit cant count.

Bass line in In the Name of God (dream theater)

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1. Amazing Grace- Victor Wooten
2. Future Says Run- Tonic
3. Crush- Dave Matthews Band

1. Grey Street- Dave Matthews Band
2. Adam's Song- Blink 182
3. Kit Kat Jam- Dave Matthews Band

I guess I'll just add guitar as well. These are in no particular order.

Dreamgirl- Dave Matthews Band
John the Fisherman- Primus
Cortez the Killer- Neil Young
Last edited by RMC06 at Mar 9, 2007,
I play guitar.

Truth? - Def Leppard
The Crowing - Coheed and Cambria
The Walls Have Teeth - He Is Legend

Anonymous F - Model Engine
The End Has Only Begun - Lifehouse (the beauty is in its simplicity)
Hysteria - Muse

Forsaken - Skillet
Wash - Lifehouse
Rocket - Def Leppard

Rock Show - Paul McCartney
Amsterdam - Coldplay
Apocalypse Please - Muse

Synth: (mwahahaha)
Take A Bow - Muse
Atlantic - Keane
I Want You (She's So Heavy) - The Beatles

EDIT: Aww, heck.

Nothing In My Way - Keane
Voodoo Lady - Live
Soul - Matchbox Twenty
Last edited by papersun87 at Mar 10, 2007,
Papersun has good taste in music.


Whiskey In The Jar - Metallica
God Send Conspirator - Coheed & Cambria
Time - Pink Floyd
Mellotron Scratch - Porcupine Tree

That's right. I posted four.
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caught in a mosh - Anthrax
boogie stop shuffle - Charles Mingus
what is and what should never be - led zep

50 million year trip - kyuss
What they do - the roots
one - metallica


Black dog-zeppelin
purple haze-jimi
fade to black-metallica


for whom the bell tolls-metallica
anesthecia(pulling teeth)-metallica/cliff
other random cliff stuff

uhhh i odnt really care for drums much but i guess mostly lars ulrich's stuff and Bonham's stuff.

1967 gibson sg special (p-90's)

Crate Blue Voodoo 0212 2x12
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I'm a guitarist/bassist


Stockholm Syndrome-Muse
Keilbasa-Tenacious D
My Sharona-The Knack (it's just so damn catchy!)

Chameleon-Herbie Hancock(I can't believe no one's said this already!)

Reset-Mute Math
Message In a Bottle-The Police
i play guitar so

1.higher ground-red hot chili peppers (hell ya)
2.true men don't kill coyotes-red hot chili peppers
3. and of course the seinfeld theme...

too many drum parts to name, i love drums (wish my parents would let me get some)
Lunatics on pogo sticks
Another southern fried freak on a crucifix
Hicks don't mix with politics
People on the street just kickin' to the licks

I'm Alright - Neil Zaza
Cliffs Of Dover - Eric Johnson
For The Love Of God - Steve Vai


Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
Bullet In The Head - Rage Against The Machine
Vicarious - Tool


Hot For Teacher - Van Halen
One - Metallica
YYZ - Rush

I guess YYZ is a favourite amongst a few of us.

Ibanez RG2570e Prestige
Fender® American Series Strat
Marshall AVT-50
Crafter T-035
Squire Strat
Admira Malaga Classical Guitar
Gould GS200CB
Digitech Whammy Pedal
Dimebag Crybaby

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