Although the body and neck of the bass were damaged beyond repair, the smashed remnants were deemed important enough to be displayed at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Ohio. The bass is now back in the possession of Paul Simonon. Paul Simonon: Punk Bass Legend Born in Brixton, England in 1955, Paul Simonon was a student at London Art College when he joined the The Clash in 1976 at the insistence of guitarist Mick Jones.
Paul Gustave Simonon ( s m n n; born 15 December 1955) is an English musician and artist best known as the bassist for the punk rock band The Clash. More recent work includes his involvement in the project The Good, the Bad& the Queen in 2007 with Damon Albarn, Simon Tong and Tony Allen and the Gorillaz album, Plastic Dec 10, 2014 Punk bass icon Dee Dee Ramone will have his legacy honored with a new signature Precision bass from Fender.
The new model, which is based on the bass he used with Ramones, will debut at the Dee Dee Ramone Exhibition in New York Citys Chelsea Hotel from December 10th to January 1st. Its not often you find yourself at a launch party for a new line of finely engineered watches and look up from the trays of canaps to see none other than Paul Simonon, the legendary bass May 15, 2014 The coolest person in rock 'n' roll.
Tall, lean and the perfect shape for a rock star, he made the bass look heroic. Here's how to achieve his short spiky style. Jun 13, 2011 Clash bassist Paul Simonon talks about learning to play bass, his technique, how he got turned on to the Precision Bass, and the iconic" London Calling" album cover and what led to that historic Jan 11, 2015 Glad it's not a signature model because Fender probably would have carved" Paul" on the face of the bass like Simonon did to his.
Jerry Lee, Jan 10, 2015 Jerry Lee, Jan 10, 2015 His style includes Motown and reggae influences, and cites artists such as Paul Simonon of The Clash as influences on his musical style. [11 When Clayton first joined the fledgling U2, he did not have formal training in the bass. [5 Save paul simonon bass to get email alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Items in search results. PAUL SIMONON Guitar Pick signature printed 18" synthetic necklace CLASH See more like this. THE CLASH Strange Days JAPAN MAGAZINE No.
63 Joe Strummer Paul Simonon. 20. 99. Bass Player Magazine 2003: 11 Issues Near Year (All Months but January) 2003 by Mike Gordon, Darryl Jones, Stanley Clarke, Christian McBride, Jason Newsted, Chris Chaney, Leonard" Hib" Hubbard, Tom Commerford, Ron Carter, Victor Wooten, Jack Casady, TRAA, Les Claypool, Paul Simonon, Verdine White Paul simonon signature bass Vicious and Ramone, Simonon became quite proficient on his bass, mastering funk and reggae styles and following the creative path of the Clash all the way up the river to its ultimate breakup.
The Clash put the rock in punk rock. Check out Paul Simonon's gear and equipment including the Rickenbacker 4001, Fender Precision Bass, and Epiphone Rivoli Bass. Nov 27, 2016 Paul Simonon's sound help Discussion in 'Bassists [BG' started by lawndart, Jul 8, 2005.
Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Mick Jones played Paul's bass lines on the first two? Simonon traded his Precision for Strummer's guitar.