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Bill Withers and Curtis Mayfield, those are the people who informed me in playing the bass
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"Bill Withers and Curtis Mayfield, those are the people who informed me in playing the bass"

- Colin Greenwood

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In this quote, Colin Greenwood, an artist and bassist for the band Radiohead, is going over the impacts that formed his playing style. He points out two famous musicians, Bill Withers and Curtis Mayfield, as being the primary sources of motivation for his bass playing. By stating that these two people "notified" him, Greenwood is acknowledging their considerable influence on his musical development. He likely studied their techniques and integrated them into his own playing, permitting him to produce an unique sound that is a mix of his own design and the impacts of Withers and Mayfield. This quote highlights the importance of studying and learning from the greats in order to end up being a skilled musician.

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United Kingdom Flag This quote is written / told by Colin Greenwood somewhere between June 26, 1969 and today. He/she was a famous Musician from United Kingdom. The author also have 31 other quotes.

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