Am I the only one...

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Pills Are Yummy, Dec 27, 2012.


  1. Pills Are Yummy

    Pills Are Yummy

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    ..who can't stop thinking about bass? I lay awake every night, thinking about basses, bass amps, bass strings, playing bass, bass frets, what different basses feel like, what different basses smell like, etc.

    ...help?
  2. musicman666

    musicman666 Supporting Member

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    Yeah I'm with ya on everything but the smell. Ya might want to see a doc about that one. Lol.
  3. FrenchBassQC

    FrenchBassQC Supporting Member

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    Cut down on Pills, they Are too Yummy it looks like...
  4. SquierJazz72

    SquierJazz72

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    Well, when I'm not practicing, I think about that stuff, except the smell. Never gave much thought to the smelling of the bass.
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  6. musicman666

    musicman666 Supporting Member

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    Ya see ^^ I'm not alone on that thought......ya might want to .. well...umm....... ah hell..........who am I to judge.......
  7. georgestrings

    georgestrings Banned

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    Some outside interests sound in order - I recommend women, motorcycles, booze, and guns - works for me...


    - georgestrings
  8. SquierJazz72

    SquierJazz72

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    I tried outside interests, my bass just looked at me and said "Get real, you don't need all that stuff.":)
    Since I am married, we obviously disagreed about women.
  9. CyborgLemon

    CyborgLemon

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    My hands itch when I don't practice and then I keep on thinking about my bass until I pick it up and start practicing...I dont miss out on my practicing because of this
  10. Smart guy

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    To the OP, I feel you on this. It's a pretty intense obsession when I'm into something, and playing bass is no different. Even the smell of the bass when you first open the case. Better than a fine wine. But that's as far as ill go.
  11. 4dog

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    And the bass talks to ya? I mean when yer not playing it?
  12. tdub0199

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    I'm w/ georgestrings on this....
  13. Hues

    Hues

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    Since getting my bass, I literally have to force myself to pick up and play my guitars...Days and days go by.All I want to play now is the bass.

    It's become part of my DNA.
  14. SquierJazz72

    SquierJazz72

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    It's okay, doctor says I'm much better now!! ;)
  15. dreads311

    dreads311

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    Lower your daily intake of TB! :)
  16. Casting Thunder

    Casting Thunder

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    Are you unable to work because of these thoughts?
  17. hdracer

    hdracer Supporting Member

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    +2
  18. whiteBASSIST

    whiteBASSIST

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    Man, I LOVE the smell of my bass. I always think of it, and until now I thought I was the only one.
  19. chuck norriss

    chuck norriss Supporting Member

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    Bass smell? That's unusual.
  20. VinKreepo

    VinKreepo

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    The OP joined this month and named himself Pills are Yummy and posted this thread... I smell a troll!

    EDIT: Nope, I was wrong. He just has posted an insane amount of threads in 2 days...
  21. Pills Are Yummy

    Pills Are Yummy

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    Glad to know you're stalking me. Creep.

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