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    Little Dreamer
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    aint talkin\' bout love
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    12.31.69 @ 04:00 PM
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    I know how obvious this is, but, Michael Anthony is the greatest bass player ever. His Bass lines are so powerful and groovy. I was listening to Van Halen 1 today and was on "On Fire", and the intro Bass line to that song rocks. Who here agree's with me that Mikey is a legend of the bass guitar? If so what's your Favorite Bass line from him?
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    I strive to be that good

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    Eruption
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    Fair Warning
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    Meanstreet
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    I don't know how great he is at playing the bass, but his vocals are IMO his strong point.

    Mikey's truly undervalued by the fans and the VH brothers.

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    Sinner's Swing! ED-A-HOLIC's Avatar
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    Favorite VH Album

    The one with Ed on guitar.
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    The one with Ed's amazing solo
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    Mikey RULES, his playing ang backround vocals are just unmatchable.
    Without him VH would never sound the same.
    "I could call it anything, but the only word I can think of is Brown. It's just a warm sound. Warm, big, majestic" - Eddie Van Halen on his Tone

    "Van Halen is definitely a ladies band, and Ive got the Polaroids to prove it". - David Lee Roth

    WOLFGANG did the IMPOSSIBLE, he brought back VAN HALEN, DEAL WITH IT.

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    Atomic Punk
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    the classic 6 pack
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    hmmm...everybody wants some
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    12.09.17 @ 10:36 PM
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    mike is a genius based on the fact that he is out and doing something right now, getting away from the vh brothers.

    JMJ
    "you can't change JMJ, it's legendary"- Brett Norton 9/24/07

    "It's the "JMJ" everyone had grown to love, man! Time to blow the roof off this place!"
    -Zachenfoot 2/23/10

    "The links just look a little better with JMJ. Always has, always will." -Hurricane Halen 2/24/10

    "I'm doin' the victory dance. Told ya I'd be back. Tell me ya missed me. Say it like ya mean it" - Blood and Fire. =VH= 2012. Welcome back boys :headband:

    "I don't give a flying fuck about Motley Crue. I give about a half a fuck about Rush. I like Van Halen and don't give a flying fuck how many tickets they all sell. Any questions?"- jimmyw

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    Super Duper Frontman YankeeRose's Avatar
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    12.08.17 @ 01:39 PM
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    Mike is a great bass player, but I think Billy Sheehan is the best! [img]graemlins/sssh.gif[/img]

    Anyway, this topic is more suited for VH Opinions, i'm moving it there.
    Right Now you're reading my post!


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