What does Flea, Geddy Lee, Lemmy, and Duff all have in common (aside from unusual names)? They all keep the song alive by playing the bass.
A lot of guitar players give bass players a hard time. (If we had a dollar for every joke we heard…) Corny jokes aside, the bass guitar is foundational in modern music. It’s a great instrument that few have the ability to master it. But for those that are up to the challenge, it has no rival.