Based on 126,000 votes from the readers of Total Guitar Magazine.
After presenting a series of lists of best guitarists of 2018 across various categories based on the votes from their readers, the folks from Total Guitar Magazine have offered a rundown of this year’s finest bass players.
Once again, the list was crafted based on 126,000 reader votes. The source noted:
“The nominees were what we considered to be the guitarists and guitar gear that have excelled in 2018.”
You can check out the list below.
Top 10 best bassists of 2018 (according to Total Guitar readers):
10. Roger Glover (Deep Purple)
9. Joe Dart (Vulfpeck)
8. Robert DeLeo (Stone Temple Pilots)
7. Marcus Miller
6. Michael League (Snarky Puppy)
5. David Ellefson (Megadeth)
4. Les Claypool (Primus)
3. Stanley Clarke
2. Robert Trujillo (Metallica)
1. Billy Sheehan (Sons of Apollo)
I am really shocked that Steve Harris and Chris Wise were not on this list (Rockrebel)