bassist bassist  /ˈbeɪ sɪst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a musician who play the bass viol

Usage(s):

  1. But after bassist Jimmie Blanton and tenor-sax man Ben Webster signed on in 1939 and '40, it became the leader's best ever.
  2. Every member Stipe, guitarist Peter Buck, 44, and bassist Mike Mills, 42 is easily old enough to be Christina Aguilera's father.
  3. Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz talks to PTI about Barack Obama, appreciating Led Zeppelin and the story of Bronx Mowgli.

News

  1. Kim Deal Quits The Pixies Recap

    Founding Pixies bassist Kim Deal has left the band. Remaining members Black Francis, Joey Santiago and David Lovering officially announced her departure on Friday
    on June 22, 2013     Source: antiMUSIC

  2. Mumford & Sons' Bassist Goes Home After Brain Surgery

    Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane is home and recovering from surgery after doctors discovered a clot on the surface of his brain.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: cmt.com

  3. Mumford & Sons bassist on the mend after brain surgery

    (Reuters) - British folk band Mumford & Sons' bassist Ted Dwane posted a message on Monday saying he was recovering after brain surgery to remove a blood clot. Dwane posted a picture of himself with a shaved head on the band's official website with the caption, "Bear with a sore head! Thanks so much for all the well wishing, it seems to be working! I'm home." The Grammy-winning London band was ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "I have a fantastic band, with some new members including drummer Matt Chamberlain (David Bowie, Kanye West, etc.) and bassist Butterfly Boucher, as well as regulars such as guitarist Luke Doucet and Melissa McClelland on back-ups," says...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Sarah McLachlan Source: Montreal Gazette

  2. "Basically [bassist Peter Hook] left the band, that's all I want to say about it," Sumner said. "We split into two factions. There's me, Steve and Phil. The other is Peter."
    on Jun 15, 2009 By: Bernard Sumner Source: guardian.co.uk

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