Stu Cook

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Stu Cook
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Background information
Birth name Stuart Alden Cook
Born (1945-04-25) April 25, 1945 (age 69)
Genres Rock, roots rock, country rock, blues rock, swamp rock, southern rock, rock and roll
Occupations Musician, songwriter, producer
Instruments Bass guitar, guitar, piano, vocals, Double Bass
Years active 1961–present
Labels Fuel 2000, Fantasy Records, Warner Bros. Records, Wounded Bird Records
Associated acts Creedence Clearwater Revival, Southern Pacific, Creedence Clearwater Revisited
Notable instruments
Fender Precision Bass

Stuart Alden "Stu" Cook (born April 25, 1945) is an American bass guitarist, best known for his work in the rock band, Creedence Clearwater Revival.

Career[edit]

In the mid-1970s, Cook and former CCR drummer Doug Clifford joined the Don Harrison Band, which released two albums. In 1979, Cook produced 15 songs by Roky Erickson and the Aliens, which were released in 1980 on two LPs with different running orders, The Evil One and I Think Of Demons. From 1986 to 1991, Cook was a member of the country and western band Southern Pacific. In 1993 Cook audioned for the role of the bassist in Rolling Stones after the departure of Bill Wyman.[1] Cook and Clifford later formed the band Creedence Clearwater Revisited in 1995.

Discography[edit]

With Don Harrison Band

  • 1976: The Don Harrison Band
  • 1977: Red Hot

With Roky Erickson and The Aliens

  • 1980: Roky Erickson and the Aliens
  • 1981: The Evil One

With Southern Pacific

  • 1986: Killbilly Hill
  • 1988: Zuma
  • 1990: County Line
  • 1991: Greatest Hits

With Creedence Clearwater Revisited

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