"Hungry Baby" is kind of an homage to the Stooges—the song "1970" [from the 1970 album Fun House.]. Ron [Asheton, Stooges guitarist] was made to play the bass on that record.
Unless she knows something nobody else does
, Dave Alexander played bass on Fun House
; Ron Asheton wasn't "made to play the bass" until they recorded Raw Power
. In fact, between those two albums there was a brief period in which both Ron and
James Williamson played guitar, as captured on the You Don't Want My Name You Want My Action: 1971 The Missing Link