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Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by Jason Wilson, Jan 23, 2013.


  1. The ladies because of your fast fingers?

    Ha ha, I have been approached a few times by ladies and in the conversation, they have mentioned they have been watching my fast fingers and had a few thoughts.......

    Now me being a good boy, never used this to my advantage ;):rollno: ahem, cough

    Just wondering, anyone else had similar experience?

    Or any other success due to technique, on the bass :rolleyes:
     
  2. bass12

    bass12 Fueled by chocolate Supporting Member

    Jun 8, 2008
    Montreal, Canada
    I've had several girls mention my fingers after having seen me play and a few of them have told me that it gave them ideas... :eek:
     
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  4. dbd1963

    dbd1963 Supporting Member

    May 18, 2010
    Northern Virginia
    I must be playing at the wrong places.
     
  5. alembicguy

    alembicguy Lone Wolf Miner Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2007
    Minnesota
    Maybe they think you guys would be outstanding nose pickers.
     
  6. SirMjac28

    SirMjac28 Patiently Waiting For The Next British Invasion Gold Supporting Member

    Aug 25, 2010
    The Great Midwest
    LOL
     
  7. SirMjac28

    SirMjac28 Patiently Waiting For The Next British Invasion Gold Supporting Member

    Aug 25, 2010
    The Great Midwest
    You guys must be young because a fat wallet trumps a fat finger every time.
     
  8. OneMoreRobot

    OneMoreRobot

    Jan 23, 2009
    A better question would be has anyone been UNsuccessful with the ladies because of rock hard calloused fingers?
     
  9. That would totally be my sig, if I had any room... :atoz:

    --Silvie
     
  10. Kmonk

    Kmonk

    Oct 18, 2012
    South Shore, Massachusetts
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    Endorsing Artist: Fender, Spector, Ampeg, Curt Mangan Strings
    ABSOLUTELY!
     
  11. alembicguy

    alembicguy Lone Wolf Miner Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2007
    Minnesota
    Also what I was thinking
     
  12. bass4u

    bass4u Supporting Member

    Jul 7, 2007
    maryland,usa
    I have had the same reaction from women before also. They were impressed with my plucking hand's dexterity. It sparked a conversation that led to me going out with them. (pick players take note) hahaha
     
  13. alembicguy

    alembicguy Lone Wolf Miner Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2007
    Minnesota
    Pics or it didn't happen
     
  14. tinman 1967

    tinman 1967

    Mar 6, 2010
    He said fast, not fat. ;)
     
  15. bass12

    bass12 Fueled by chocolate Supporting Member

    Jun 8, 2008
    Montreal, Canada
    Only when it comes to marriage - and who said anything about "fat" fingers. ;)
     
  16. One day, many years ago, before I was a creepy old horn dog, I was warming up for an outside gig. A very attractive and equally young girl sauntered up to me and asked 'Is that hard?' :ninja:
    I shot my wife a quick 'Can I keep her?' Look; she gave me a very clear 'YOU are funny'
     
  17. G On Bass

    G On Bass Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 31, 2007
    Ventura County, CA
    Most of the ladies in our audience would probably want me for my arthritis medication...
     
  18. stagebanter

    stagebanter

    May 12, 2012
    my girlfriend loves it.
     
  19. It sure helps with the gals who already "get" what a bassist is supposed to be all about, or are the more cerebral type. The airheads still go for guitards or drummers.
     
  20. klejst

    klejst

    Oct 5, 2010
    Ha ha so true! However I agree where are you meeting these women at? I have never had a woman come up and say that to me....oh wait I play with a pick mostly :bawl:
     
  21. JaamE

    JaamE Owner of the GK Angry Bird amp Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2011
    Olympia, WA
    :) as a Chick who plays bass, yes.
    That's why I've always liked the bass players, and yes, we do have fast fingers, and i do use mine to my advantage. TMI?
     



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