Dicky Betts, alternate lead guitar to Duane, whiles away the flight swapping comic books with the bassist, Berry Oakley.
Playful and gory, the cartoonish paintings of Dee Dee Ramone, bassist for The Ramones, are every bit as shocking as their creator.
Plus, Guy Berryman isn't just a bassist; he's Coldplay's bassist.
A bassist's main job is to keep the rest of the band on track.
Van Halen was discovered in a Los Angeles bar by this bassist.
Eight days later their bassist, Gerard Smith, passed away from lung cancer.
But the bassist brushes off the lingering perception that the group released its best work decades ago.
His guys are Archy, an African-American bassist who returned from the Gulf, who meets Nat, a white aficionado of vinyl.
For proof of that, check out the epic faces pulled by bassist and guitarist Este Haim on this brilliant Tumblr.
Police say the bassist turned gunman stepped onto a third floor outcropping and fired through a window.