Help me name my new bass

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  1. michaelkoss

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  2. DaniKettu

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    This is just my opinion but naming your instruments is kinda creepy. But to bring something to the thread beatiful finnish female name kyllikki.
  3. el basso

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    i'd have to go with "Jackie"
  4. Hilton Marsh

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    Nice looking bass. I dont know the brand very well but I love the binding and the body colour. Very classy looking. She looks like a fine set of pearls so I'd call her "Pearl". Mind you, I have a guinea pig called 'Ian' and a parrot called 'Moose' so I might not be the best person to be naming stuff.
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  6. michaelkoss

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    Any reason? Or do you just like the name?
  7. michaelkoss

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    I agree, your animal naming might need improving :) but I like your idea.
  8. kellyrojo

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    Ralph....looks like a Ralph to me. Or Maude
  9. michaelkoss

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    Sorry, but I'm not saying to my wife, "I'm going to go finger Ralph."
  10. el basso

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    I couldn't think of a female name vaguely similar to "Schecter" or "Blackjack," so I took the latter half of the latter name. Good?
  11. Diesel Kilgore

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    No name. And if it does have a name its gotta be off the cuff.

    I say stupid things to certain bass lines I come up with and so everytime I pull my Jag off the wall I say 'well, what we gonna do?' Just for something I played on it one day after a heavy James Brown session. Haha.

    Its like an inside joke between the bass and Myself.
  12. scott123

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    Lol you better think long and hard about that name before you tell your wife that you are fingering whoever...how about Agnes, little danger there!
  13. michaelkoss

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    She has already forbade the name Kate, because Kate Beckinsale is one of my favorites.
  14. Itzayana

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    Definitely creepy to name a bass. What is the point?
  15. Itzayana

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    I must be missing the point!
    An inside joke between your bass and yourself... really?
    I find this entire topic just a lot sad.
  16. dudelove

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    Stella was the first name on me when i saw that bass
  17. jay tay

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    I'd also avoid any of your wife's friends, or family!

    But The Bass looks like an Ella to me!
  18. gimmeagig

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    How about Phil McCracken? Then you can tell your wife "I don't have time for you this evening, I want to play.... tonight!
    Get someone else to name your bass with a female name,so you can tell your wife you are going to finger soanso? That is truly weird, Michael.
  19. deltax

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    Given the situation, I'd go with "Myyaz" or "Your Mother" ;)
  20. bri450r

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    Hector the Schecter. Nice bass. I have a black Damien Elite 5 and I really like it but the setup was ass-rotten out of the box.
  21. Smallmouth_Bass

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