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Jack Bruce vs Greg Lake vs John Wetton vs Sting

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Poll Question: which of these is the best singer/bass-player
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    Posted: April 07 2014 at 19:52
I like them all, but I'll vote for Greg Lake.
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John Wetton
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Originally posted by Guldbamsen Guldbamsen wrote:

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Wetton by a hair over Bruce and Lake. Wetton's bass playing is phenomenal and if anything his voice has gotten stronger over the years!
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I'm bigger than any lemming though...
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^ You're only saying that because you're a big girl who  deserves to die
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^^I'm with my fellow countryman on thisBig smile
Jack Bruce is probably my fave bass player out of these, but vocal wise, I'll have to give this one to Sting. Greg Lake was brilliant in the early years though. 
I've never really been into Wetton's singing style. 


Edited by Guldbamsen - April 07 2014 at 10:34
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Greg Lake, for his magnificent voice. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote UMUR Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 07 2014 at 09:20
Out of those it would probably be Sting. I don´t particularly enjoy the voices of any of the other guys. Great bass players though.
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Originally posted by twosteves twosteves wrote:

Sting but is he prog? Soul Cages is a great album as are his first two. But like the other 3 a lot too.
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Greg Lake
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Like them all, but Greg Lake narrowly ahead of John Wetton.
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John Wetton was the most interesting musically. Sounds great on SABB and Red.

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No Gene Simmons or Kip WingerSmile? John Wetton but only if he doesn't sing.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote richardh Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 07 2014 at 01:13
All very talented people but as ELP are my favourite band then Lake gets my vote. (although Sting's Ten Summoners Tales would be my favourite solo album release by any of these)
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Wetton.
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Originally posted by CryoftheCarrots CryoftheCarrots wrote:

 
As far as lead vox and bass players go, Mariusz Duda is the man.

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Originally posted by presdoug presdoug wrote:

I voted for Greg Lake.



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I don't recall Jack Bruce, but from the other 3 my favourite one for bass playing is John Wetton, but he is my least favourite on vocals. For vocals, I really like Lake and Sting a lot, though I might go for Lake just because of his performance on Epitaph.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote twosteves Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 06 2014 at 20:28
Sting but is he prog? Soul Cages is a great album as are his first two. But like the other 3 a lot too.
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