The 100 Greatest Rock Bassists

The 100 Greatest Rock Bassists

by Greg Prato

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There have been seemingly countless "Greatest Rock Guitarists" lists assembled over the years - for articles or books. But...what about bassists? In 'The 100 Greatest Rock Bassists,' author/journalist Greg Prato courageously attempts to level the playing field, single-handedly. In addition to counting them down from the bottom to the top, each entry contains info on each player - including background data, standout tracks, similar players, preferred makes/models, etc.

And that's not all! Also featured are ten all-new interviews for this book, with some of the greatest rock bassists of all-time (Billy Sheehan, Les Claypool, John Myung, Mike Watt, Doug Wimbish, Doug Pinnick, David Ellefson, Glenn Hughes, Glen Matlock, and Cris Kirkwood), as well as vintage/rarely-seen photos of many of the top names. So...put down your bass for a bit, pick up this book, and discover just who are 'The 100 Greatest Rock Bassists.'

Product Details

BN ID: 2940161908129
Publisher: Greg Prato Writer, Corp.
Publication date: 08/19/2018
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

Greg Prato is a writer and journalist from Long Island, New York, whose writing has appeared in such renowned publications as Rolling Stone, Classic Rock, and Vintage Guitar. He is also the author of several popular books, including 'Shredders! The Oral History Of Speed Guitar (And More),' 'Grunge Is Dead: The Oral History Of Seattle Rock Music,' and 'A Devil On One Shoulder And An Angel On The Other: The Story Of Shannon Hoon And Blind Melon.' And you may even have heard him on one of his many radio or TV appearances, which include interviews on The Howard Stern Wrap-Up Show, Eddie Trunk Live, and The Ron & Fez Show.

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