Bill Takas (Ten Wheel Drive, Bob Dorough)


Little is known to Know Your Bass Player regarding the career of Bill Takas – other than he was/is an exemplary player with credits that span a long association with Bob Dorough with whom he waxed several sides, along with his membership in Ten Wheel Drive, and record dates with LaBelle, Buzzy Linhart, Judy Collins, and Doc Severinson, to cite a few.


A fluid player with a fat tone – if you know about Bill Takas, let us know!


Bill Takas Sound & Vision…


Ten Wheel Drive:




“Ain’t Gonna Happen”  


Bob Dorough & Bill Takas:


“Beginning to See the Light”


“Better Than Anything”


Buzzy Linhart:


“Cheat Cheat Lied” / “Hit The Road Jack”


“Time to Live is Now”


“Because the Love is Still Growing”


Doc Severinson “In the Court of the Crimson King”


LaBelle “Morning Much Better”