View Full Version : The Mars Volta's bass player


transluscent
09-05-2005, 05:41 PM
is really good

ZackZ
09-05-2005, 05:45 PM
No?

transluscent
09-05-2005, 06:42 PM
seriously. Listen to anytime he solos (Take The Veil from 2003, some versions of Roulette Dares)

ZackZ
09-05-2005, 06:59 PM
I'm not going to listen to Mars Volta bootlegs just so I can be unimpressed by their bassist.

transluscent
09-05-2005, 07:05 PM
well ouch guy.

GlasgowKiss
09-05-2005, 07:15 PM
Originally posted by transluscent
is really good

Originally posted by transluscent
Listen to anytime he solos

Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand you lost me.

ZackZ
09-05-2005, 07:24 PM
Originally posted by transluscent
well ouch guy.

Look, I've seen John Myung go note for note with John Petrucci live on a 30 minute instrumental jam. There isn't much that impresses me anymore.

Fonzie
09-05-2005, 07:52 PM
Originally posted by ZackZ


Look, I've seen John Myung go note for note with John Petrucci live on a 30 minute instrumental jam. There isn't much that impresses me anymore.

Damn straight.

Everyone else is an amateur.

guz
09-06-2005, 12:29 PM
Flea played the bass on that album.

transluscent
09-06-2005, 05:02 PM
Originally posted by guz
Flea played the bass on that album.
when did I say album

smashingjj
09-06-2005, 05:40 PM
Originally posted by transluscent

when did I say album when did you say it wasn't Flea

guz
09-07-2005, 11:32 AM
Originally posted by transluscent

when did I say album you pointed out two of the tracks from their debut album, in which the bass player was Flea, not their current player Juan Alderete.

Sonic Johnny
09-07-2005, 11:51 AM
too bad he's in TMV.