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Songs George Played Bass
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7 October 2012
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Duke_of_Kirkaldy said

Ben Ramon said 
It's one of those Beatle mysteries- who bassed on
Birthday? With the conflicting sources I guess we'll never know. As an experienced bass player myself, though, I'd say the playing is more McCartney-style.

Funny, I always thought the bass line of "Birthday" had a very lumpy sound to it, i.e. not really typical of Paul's playing.  Let's also not forget that in The Beatles: Rock Band George is shown playing the Fender VI in that song while Paul plays his Epiphone electric as well as the piano.

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The Beatles bassist said
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She Said She Said (I've read it somewhere, Paul was not avaiable at the time they recorded it. wonder which bass he used)

 

A 1966 Burns Nu-Sonic bass.

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(Different session, same era)

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I still can't believe George played bass on Maxwell's Silver Hammer, the bass sounds really good. How did Paul scold George about the bass in Two of Us? The bass sounds good in that track.

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