1 John Entwistle (The Who)
John Alec Entwistle, was an English singer, songwriter, composer, musician, film and music producer. He is mostly known as the lead bassist for the rock band The Who.
Great choice for number one. The first thing I noticed when watching live videos of The Who was not just the way that Pete, Roger, and Keith moved, but also how much John Entwistle didn't move. I think that every band needs a member like that, one that will sit in the back and hold things together. - Gg2000
The only member to not harm his instrument during live shows. - MontyPython
2 John Deacon (Queen)
John Richard Deacon (born 19th of August 1951) is a retired English musician, who is best known as the bassist for the rock band Queen.
He was the shy and quiet one. But funny, that's what brian said!
Really shy. He was definitely the quiet queen member, he left partly because of Fred’s death and because he just didn’t think Queen was anything without Freddie. He is one hell of a guy. - DaringXx
Love you John.
3 George Harrison (The Beatles)
George Harrison (1943 - 2001) was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.
He also wrote some of the most calming songs
4 Richard Wright (Pink Floyd)
Richard William "Rick" Wright was an English musician, composer, singer and songwriter. He was the main keyboardist and a backup vocalist for the psychedelic and progressive English rock band, Pink Floyd .
He never really got into the quarrels of Waters and Gilmour over song rights, he never took that much credit, and he was always willing to work with the other members of the band. And he made good music. REALLY good music.
5 Bill Wyman (The Rolling Stones)
William George Wyman, known professionally as Bill Wyman, is an English musician, record producer, songwriter and singer best known as the bassist for the English rock and roll band the Rolling Stones from 1962 until 1993. Since 1997, he has recorded and toured with his own band, Bill Wyman's Rhythm ...read more.
6 Jeff Hanneman (Slayer)
Wow. Never knew that before! - Userguy44
Machine Head's Robb Flynn, who did 8 tours and over 120 shows with Slayer, said that
"Jeff was super quiet, really kept to himself".
However, this "super quiet" guy wrote both the music and lyrics to the best Slayer songs, which can't be described as quiet: Raining Blood, Angel Of Death, South Of Heaven, Hell Awaits, Dead Skin Mask, Black Magic, and many more.
R.I.P. Jeff. - Metal_Treasure
Slayer's quiet guy...Who rocked the world of millions
R.I.P - Ananya
7 John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin)
John Baldwin, better known by his stage name John Paul Jones, is an English multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, composer, arranger and record producer. He is best known as the bassist for the English rock band Led Zeppelin. ...read more.
While Jimmy and Robert were doing crazy dances and Bonzo was spamming on the drums, Jones was just calmly staying in the shadows holding the band together
8 Cliff Burton (Metallica)
Clifford Lee "Cliff" Burton (February 10th 1962 - September 27th 1986) was an American musician, best known as the second bass guitarist for the American thrash metal band Metallica, recording three studio albums. He died in 1986 after getting crushed by a tour bus in Copenhagen whilst promoting Metallica's ...read more.
R.i.P Clifford Lee Burton - Userguy44
I think I'm starting to see a pattern here(hint, look at the bio)
9 Izzy Stradlin (Guns N' Roses)
Jeffrey Dean Isbell, better known by his stage name Izzy Stradlin, is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter.
10 Ray Manzarek (The Doors)
Raymond Daniel Manczarek, Jr., better known as Ray Manzarek, was an American musician, singer, producer, film director, and author.
11 Frank Iero (My Chemical Romance)
Frank Anthony Iero, Jr. is a musician who was the rhythm guitarist and backup vocalist of the alternative rock band My Chemical Romance as well as the vocalist of the post-hardcore band Leathermouth and electronic-hardcore act Death Spells.
12 Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin)
James Patrick Page is an English musician, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin.
13 Steve Hackett
Stephen Richard Hackett is an English musician, songwriter, singer and producer who gained prominence as the guitarist of the English progressive rock band Genesis from 1971 to 1977.
When Peter Gabriel was still in Genesis, Steve would play every show while sitting down in a chair. He said that he wasn't very comfortable with playing while standing up, and sitting down allowed him to concentrate on his guitar playing. - Gg2000
15 David Gilmour
David Jon Gilmour is an English singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. He joined the progressive rock band Pink Floyd as guitarist and co-lead vocalist in 1968.
16 Slash (Guns N' Roses)
Saul Hudson, known professionally as Slash, is a British-American musician and songwriter. He is best known as the lead guitarist of the American hard rock band Guns N' Roses, with whom he achieved worldwide success in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Really? - Userguy44
17 Hugh McDonald (Bon Jovi)