Today in Bassist History (Part 3)

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Birthdays 201 - 300 of 319

  • 1956-08-27 Glen Matlock, rock bassist (Sex Pistols)
  • 1957-03-12 Steve Harris, hard rock bassist (Iron Maiden-Gypsy's Kiss), born in London, England
  • 1957-03-18 György Pazdera, Hungarian bassist (Pokolgép)
  • 1957-04-29 Richie C Robertson, rock bassist/vocalist (Fabulous Poodles)

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1957-05-10 Sid Vicious, [John Simon Ritchie], bassist (Sex Pistols), born in London, England

Musician Sid Vicious
Musician
Sid Vicious
  • 1957-06-22 John Ryder, rock bassist (Face To Face)
  • 1957-12-20 Mike Watt, US bassist (Rockband Firehose)
  • 1957-12-24 Ian Burden, S Yorks England, rock bassist (Human League-Only Human)
  • 1958-01-25 Gary Brian Tibbs, rock bassist (Adam & The Ants, Roxy Music), born in London, England
  • 1958-04-12 Tony James, rock bassist (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111)
  • 1958-04-18 Lee Pattinson, English rock bassist (Echo & Bunnymen - Heaven Up Here), born in Ormskirk,
  • 1958-05-17 Vincent Henar, Surinam, bassist (Fra Fra Sound)
  • 1958-07-25 Henk Wanders, Dutch bassist (Frank Boeijen Group)
  • 1958-08-06 Randy DeBarge, rock vocalist/bassist (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1958-08-06 Simon Francken, Dutch bassist (Ivy Green)
  • 1958-12-13 Dana Strum, rock bassist (Slaughter-Stick it Live), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1958-12-14 Jan Dijksma, Dutch bassist (Weekend at Waikiki)
  • 1958-12-17 Mike Mills, US pop bassist (REM-One I Love)
  • 1959-01-14 Carl Chas Smash Smyth, rock bassist (Madness-Our House)
  • 1959-01-15 Pete Trewavas, Middlesbrough, bassist, (Marillion-Clutching at Straws)
  • 1959-01-23 Earl Falconer, British reggae bassist (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • 1959-03-31 Ali McMordie, Irish bassist (Stiff Little Fingers)
  • 1959-11-10 Frank Maudsley, rock bassist/vocalist (Flock Of Seagulls)
  • 1960-01-29 Eddie Jackson, bassist (Queensryche-Breaking the Silence)
  • 1960-02-13 Michael Craig, rock bassist (Culture Club-Do You Want to Hurt Me)
  • 1960-02-15 Mikey Craig, rock bassist (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me)
  • 1960-03-13 Adam Clayton, English-Irish musician and rock bassist (U2-I Will Follow), born in Chinnor, England
  • 1960-04-28 Wally Langdon, bassist (Bob Color)
  • 1960-04-29 Phil King, English bassist
  • 1960-05-08 Eric Brittingham, American rock bassist (Cinderella-Heartbreak Station), born in Salisbury, Maryland
  • 1960-06-01 Simon Gallup, English bassist (The Cure)
  • 1960-10-22 Darryl Jenifer, American bassist (Bad Brains), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1960-11-24 Edgar Meyer, American bassist and composer
  • 1960-12-05 Les Nemes, rock bassist (Haircut 100)
  • 1961-01-06 Dirk de Vries, Dutch pop bassist (Kong-Slauerhoff)
  • 1961-06-23 Mark Drillich, Dutch pop bassist (Kong-Slauerhoff)
  • 1961-06-24 Curt Smith, Bath England, rock bassist/vocalist (Tears For Fears)
  • 1961-07-13 Lawrence Donegan, rock bassist
  • 1961-08-03 Lee Rocker, [Leon Drucker], rock bassist (Stray Cats-Gonna Ball)
  • 1961-08-24 Mark "Bedders" Bedfored, rock bassist (Madness), born in London, England
  • 1961-10-10 Martin Kemp, rock bassist (Spandau Ballet), born in London, England
  • 1962-04-06 Stan Cullimore, bassist (Housemartins-Happy Hour, Over There)
  • 1962-07-27 Karl Mueller, American bassist (Soul Asylum) (d. 2005)
  • 1962-10-16 Flea, [Michael Balzary], bassist (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  • 1962-11-05 Brian Wheat, rock bassist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 1963-01-06 Paul Brindley, English pop bassist (Sundays, Can't Be Sure)

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1963-03-04 Jason Newsted, US heavy-metal bassist (Metallica-Nothing Else Matters), born in Battle Creek, Michigan

Heavy Metal Musician Jason Newsted
Heavy Metal Musician
Jason Newsted
  • 1963-03-04 MDV, [Michiel de Vos], Dutch pop bassist (Burma Shave-Stash)
  • 1963-04-24 Billy Gould, rock bassist (Faith No More), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-07-07 Perry Richardson, SC, bassist (Firehouse-Love of a Lifetime)
  • 1963-09-29 Les Claypool, US funk metal singer/bassist (Primus-Suck on This)
  • 1963-11-16 Gay "Mani" Mournfield, English pop bassist (Stone Roses)
  • 1964-01-06 Mark O'Toole, bassist/drummer (Frankie Goes to Hollywood-Relax)
  • 1964-02-05 Duff McKagan [Michael Andrew], American bassist (Guns N' Roses), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1964-02-27 Ewen Vernal, British pop bassist (Deacon Blue-Your Town)
  • 1964-11-12 Dave Ellefson, Jackson, Minnesota, American heavy metal bassist (Megadeth)
  • 1964-12-11 Justin Currie, Scottish rock vocalist/bassist (Del Amitri)
  • 1964-12-21 Ed Jongsma, Dutch pop bassist (Sleeze Beez-Look Like Hell)
  • 1965-01-20 Greg Kriesel, American bassist (The Offspring)
  • 1965-05-16 Krist Novoselic, American bassist (Nirvana)
  • 1965-08-09 Kyle Kyle, Kensington Pa, rock bassist (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)
  • 1965-09-24 Sean McNabb, American bassist (Quiet Riot, Great White, Rough Cutt, House of Lords)
  • 1966-01-31 Al Jaworsky, [Alan Doughty], pop bassist (Jesus Jones)
  • 1966-04-04 Mike Starr [Michael], musician (Alice in Chains bassist), born in Honolulu, Hawaii (d. 2011)
  • 1966-04-15 Graeme Clark, bassist (Wet Wet Wet-Angel Eyes, Love is All Around)
  • 1966-05-01 Johnny Colt, Cherry Point NC, rock bassist (Black Crowes)
  • 1966-05-14 Mike Inez, US rock bassist (Alice in Chains-Facelift)
  • 1966-07-25 Maureen Herman, American bassist
  • 1967-04-18 Jayce Fincher Jr, heavy metal bassist (Southgang-Tainted Angel)
  • 1967-07-22 Pat Badger, heavy metal bassist (Extreme-More Than Words)
  • 1967-07-24 Jasper Teule, Dutch rock singer/bassist (Pilgrims-Once to Everything)
  • 1967-09-15 Jerry Dixon, heavy metal bassist (Warrant-Cherry Pie)
  • 1968-04-30 Paulo Jr, Brazilian pop bassist (Sepultura, Morbid Visions)
  • 1968-11-21 Alex James, English bassist
  • 1968-12-02 Nate Mendel, American bassist (Foo Fighters)
  • 1969-02-04 Duncan Coutts, Canadian bassist (Our Lady Peace)
  • 1969-02-22 Byron Stroud, American bassist
  • 1969-04-22 Craig Logan, Scotland, rock bassist (Bros Front, Bon Jovi-New Jersey)
  • 1969-10-03 Tetsu, Japanese bassist (L'Arc~en~Ciel)
  • 1969-11-02 Reginald Arvizu, American bassist (KoЯn)
  • 1970-02-12 Jim Creeggan, Canadian bassist (Barenaked Ladies)
  • 1970-10-24 Alonza Bevan, bassist/tabla (Kula Shaker), born in London, England
  • 1970-11-19 Justin Chancellor, English bassist (Tool)
  • 1970-12-19 Zac Foley, English rock bassist (EMF "Unbelievable"), born in Gloucester (d, 2002)
  • 1971-04-26 Jay DeMarcus, American bassist (Rascal Flatts)
  • 1971-05-09 Paul McGuigan, English bassist (Oasis)
  • 1972-04-08 Paul Gray, American bassist (Slipknot)
  • 1972-04-13 Jeroen Thesseling, pop bassist (Pestilence, Spheres)
  • 1973-01-05 Phil Joel, Australian bassist (Newsboys)
  • 1973-11-30 John Moyer, American bassist (Disturbed)
  • 1974-03-31 Stefan Olsdal, Swedish bassist (Placebo)
  • 1974-04-22 Shavo Odadjian, Armenian-born bassist (System of a Down)
  • 1974-04-24 Brian Marshall, American bassist
  • 1974-07-09 Nikola Sarcevic, Swedish bassist and singer (Millencolin)
  • 1974-12-19 Mikko Paananen, Finnish bassist (HIM)
  • 1976-01-05 Matt Wachter, American bassist (30 Seconds to Mars)
  • 1976-11-06 Mike Herrera, American singer and bassist (MxPx)
  • 1977-06-17 Roger Manganelli, American bassist (Less Than Jake)
  • 1977-09-05 Alexey Harkov, Russian bassist (Kipelov, Sergey Mavrin), born in Khimki, Moscow
  • 1978-04-06 Martin Mendez, Uruguayan-born Bassist (Opeth)

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