Song Info
Released July 15, 2008 for Rock Band
Best of The Who
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Genre: Classic Rock
Album: Live at Leeds (1970)

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Another Great Live Bass Provided by Entwistle Karmeleaux
From the get-go, this song is tiered higher on bass than guitar. And it's the awesome kind of harder.

The intro to this song gives you an idea of what's to come. Good amount of movement and scales. But thetaste of it is a bit too short, as we move towards the verse rhythm, which becomes just R R R G so forth (it moves up a fret later on). This song would probably lose a star if this went on long, but luckily there's a sort of scale after every line in the song, so it's a blast overall.

The chorus is largely dead space, but when there is bass, it's tending to scale. Really, the song tends to scale any time they're not vocals.

The guitar solo comes, and in my opinion the bass is a good deal stronger during it. A slow doublestrum scaling around the fretboard.

This song, overall, is fairly similar in structure to My Generation (Live). A great bass held back only by the verse parts. And again, it's not held back nearly enough for it to matter, recommended to all bass players.

Bass Rating
1/5 - If you focus on this instrument, you should not buy this song.
2/5 - Fans of the song/band should be wary if they focus on this instrument.
3/5 - Alright on this instrument, buy it if you're a fan.
4/5 - Fans of this instrument could benefit from checking out this song.
5/5 - If you focus on this instrument, you should buy this song.
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