Lyle Ritz, Ukulele legend and Wrecking Crew bassist, RIP

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  1. BradOlson

    BradOlson Country/Christian Music Maven Thread Starter

  2. AnalogJ

    AnalogJ Forum Resident

    Salem, MA
    I have a live album with him and Herb Ohta. Straight ahead jazz, and quite enjoyable. RIP
  3. JozefK

    JozefK Forum Resident

    Brian Wilson, Lyle Ritz, and drummer Jim Gordon

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  4. dance_hall_keeper

    dance_hall_keeper Forum Resident

    Ray Charles and Lyle Ritz.

    "Tonight You Belong to Me" - Lyle Ritz.
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  5. john hp

    john hp Forum Resident

    Warwickshire, UK
    Played string bas on most of the tracks on "Pet Sounds"

    R.I.P. Lyle
  6. Vinylsoul 1965

    Vinylsoul 1965 Forum Resident

    Very sad to hear this...will spin Pet Sounds today, as well as other great records he contributed to :(
  7. pool_of_tears

    pool_of_tears Music Appreciator

    Eastern Iowa
    Rest in peace.
  8. Hank

    Hank Forum Resident

    Love this one:


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  9. melstapler

    melstapler Reissue Activist

    Very sad news. Lyle was an incredible bassist and the king of jazz uke. The list of popular recordings he played on is overwhelming. RIP Lyle
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