Origin of bassist
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Playful and gory, the cartoonish paintings of Dee Dee Ramone, bassist for The Ramones, are every bit as shocking as their creator.‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings
December 15, 2014
Eight days later their bassist, Gerard Smith, passed away from lung cancer.Revenge of the Rock Nerds: TV on the Radio’s Long Road to ‘Seeds’
December 3, 2014
Dicky Betts, alternate lead guitar to Duane, whiles away the flight swapping comic books with the bassist, Berry Oakley.Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band
March 15, 2014
A bassist's main job is to keep the rest of the band on track.
Plus, Guy Berryman isn't just a bassist; he's Coldplay's bassist.
- a player of a double bass, esp in a jazz band
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