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Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by BowserBass, Feb 10, 2013.


  1. BowserBass

    BowserBass

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    Dont think anyone started a thread yet.

    marissa lambert has a upright and electric bass players, dont think ive ever seen that before
     
  2. 4001

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    Great. Another awards show where celeberties get to pat themselves and each other on the back. No thanks.
     
  3. hensonbass

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    One you could only see, and the other you could only hear!

    Showbiz!
     
  4. kochkoch

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    I noticed that. I'm happy whenever I see a double bass on tv.
     
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  6. BowserBass

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    I think mumford and sons is performing tonight, so you will get another view of a Dbl Bass
     
  7. grumpyfunk

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    Taylor Swift didn't lip sync, but she really should have . . . she's awful!
     
  8. chuck3

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    actually they just played, and for whatever reason he used a bass guitar, not an upright. Looked like some type of '51 P clone but it was hard to tell with the lighting.
     
  9. chump stain

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    That's weird. It looked like the kick drum had another pedal, and it wasn't a double kick pedal.

    I couldn't hear the DB either.
     
  10. BowserBass

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    my post could not of had worse timing, and soon as i posted Depp introduced them. He was playing a Fender Jazz ....70's im guessing
     
  11. BowserBass

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    At least she didn't do all of her lame head whip rock dog moves..
     
  12. grumpyfunk

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    You had 3 basses on stage with Justin Timberlake.
    What bass was his (electric) bass player playing? Jazz style, black block inlays, but with a full pick-guard (no metal control plate). He had 2 black knobs, and 2 silver . . couldn't recognize it. . .
     
  13. johndough247

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    Only the guy on the right was playing bass...the other 2 were guitarists...
     
  14. BowserBass

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    Was that Nuno Bettencourt playing with Rihanna?
     
  15. grumpyfunk

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    Right, but on the second tune the brought in the string section which had 2 double basses
     
  16. grumpyfunk

    grumpyfunk Supporting Member

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    Yeah, he's been playing with her for a few years now.
     
  17. johndough247

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    Ahhh ok I stand corrected
     
  18. skiptracer62

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    In that Black Keys, new orleans preservation jazz band, and Dr. John song, did anyone else have difficulty hearing anything Dr. John was playing? Whenever the camera showed him it looked like he was just hit one chord.
     
  19. BowserBass

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    Totally enjoyed Bruno Marz Sting Marley song.
     
  20. ugly_bassplayer

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    I didn't think people still watched the Grammies.
     
  21. BowserBass

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    I do.....but I do all kinds of lame stuff
     

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