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Favorite McCartney Beatle Bass Song!
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16 February 2011
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I like his work in Something.

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Hey Bulldog.  The bass is my favorite part of that song.

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Helter Skelter is the one that jumps out at me, but tbh, I don't remember bass lines.

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The Walrus said:

Helter Skelter is the one that jumps out at me, but tbh, I don't remember bass lines.


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16 February 2011
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What about And Your Bird Can Sing?

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17 February 2011
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Drive My Car” and “Come together” and “Paperback writer” and “Rain” … Can’t think of anything else that’s jumping out at me.

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I love Paperback writer, Rain, and Hey Bulldog.

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Hey Bulldog, of course, Come Together, Rain, Paperback Writer, of course are all flashy, but I also like Octopus's Garden, With A Little Help From My Friends, and Hello Goodbye. I just got the scores for Lady Madonna, and it's simple, but very catchy.

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When I read the headline I thought "Oh that's an easy one.. Mrs. Vanderbilt"

 

But then it's the one "in the Beatles". Mhh. Hard to say. Something is one. I love it.

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Dear Prudence might be my favorite, that bass line always gets me. The Word is pretty nasty, but his bass throughout Abbey Road is just so smooth, I definitely agree about Something.

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The Walrus said:

Helter Skelter is the one that jumps out at me, but tbh, I don't remember bass lines.


me either.

 

But I do like Paul's bass in Hey Bulldog and Come Together. Beatles Rockband is only way that I remembered some bass bass lines and these are teh two that I like.

 

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How can you overlook With A Little Help From My Friends! I've been playing 'air guitar' to that for over thirty years :-)

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17 February 2011
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Being For The Benefit Of Mr Kite! has a great bassline. I also like I Want You (She's So Heavy) and A Day In The Life.

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Come Together, Paperback Writer, Day Tripper. heart

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So many great ones! I like "Taxman" and "The Word" for funk, love the drive of "Magical Mystery Tour" and "Baby You're A Rich Man", inventive countermelodies in "Lucy" and "Hey Bulldog", the entire first side of Abbey Road...no way I can choose just one for realz, obviously. But just for today, I'll PRETEND that my favourite is "Nowhere Man" - I don't think I've ever seen that one singled out for praise.

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The Walrus said:

What about "And Your Bird Can Sing?"


Yes! But maybe that's just because I like the song as a whole. a-hard-days-night-george-10

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