Sentence Examples


  • Femmes bassist Brian Richie sued bandmate Gordon Gano for giving Wendy's permission to use the track - a move that surprised Gano given that Richie never mentioned his disapproval during the tour they ended right before he filed the suit.
  • Guitarists Mark Knopfler (born in Scotland) and his brother David joined bassist John Illsley and drummer Pick Withers to form Dire Straits, named so because of their almost constant financial situation, in Deptford, England (UK) in 1977.
  • Glenn Frey (guitar and keyboard), Bernie Leadon (guitar, mandolin and banjo) and Randy Meisner (bassist) had been playing as a band with Linda Ronstadt until they met up with drummer Don Henley and decided to form their own band in 1971.
  • Formed in Mississippi in the mid-1990s by guitarist Matt Roberts, bassist Todd Harrell, and drummer/vocalist Brad Arnold, 3 Doors Down broke onto the national music scene in 2000 with their debut album The Better Life.
  • Even so, guitarist John Nolan and bassist Shaun Cooper left the band in spite of their success, going on to form Straylight Run while leaving the remaining members to ponder their future as a band.