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NBD!! Uh...wait a sec...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Ponsonby_Britt, Dec 2, 2013.

  1. ...since I just shipped out the only bass I own...I think NBD stands for NO BASS DAY!

    And this is significant how? Well, it's the first time since the summer of 1975 that I have not owned even one single bass. :eek:
     
  2. ...well, I might need to add that the P5 is scheduled for delivery tomorrow.
     
  3. SactoBass

    SactoBass There are some who call me.......Sactobass

    Jul 8, 2009
    Sacramento California
    This will provide an excellent opportunity to hone your air bass playing skills. :bassist:
     
  4. SactoBass

    SactoBass There are some who call me.......Sactobass

    Jul 8, 2009
    Sacramento California
    Well, even 24 hours of practicing air bass is helpful. I have noticed that in the 41 years of playing bass, whenever I play air bass, I never hit any wrong notes.
     
  5. I'm a little reticent regarding air bass, since I broke a G string doing some Bach-inspired finger exercises. I think it was "Air for the G string", something like that.
     
  6. MarkoYYZ

    MarkoYYZ Supporting Member

    Jan 31, 2012
    Toronto
    Air bass is the only time I can lift my leg onto an imaginary monitor and pull off The Trooper while "shooting" with my bass Steve Harris style, without missing a note.

    Enjoy your NBD and make sure to share your other NBD with the board when it arrives.
     
  7. Marko5657

    Marko5657 Supporting Member

    Mar 9, 2009
    N.E. Ohio
    I’m certainly looking forward to the new P5 day and review.
     
  8. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    Ok then. We're revoking your membership in Talkbass, and I'll be sending a message to John Turner to remove all of your posts. It will be like you never were here.

    You're dead to us now...


    ...but maybe you can find a nice furniture refinishing forum or talktrout or something where you'll be accepted.
     
  9. lpcarter

    lpcarter Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Minneapolis, MN
    :bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist::bassist:
     
  10. Don't go too far with this bassless accusation; the UPS man is scheduled to deliver something tomorrow.
     
  11. wild4oldcars

    wild4oldcars

    Jan 22, 2012
    Garner, NC
    Yes. Rectify the records, vaporize the Unpersons. The Ministry of Talkbass will carry on.









    :bag:
     
  12. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    Until then, you're persona non grata.
     
  13. JCheung

    JCheung Supporting Member

    Jan 25, 2013
    Herndon, VA
    If I recall correctly, there actually is a correlation of air bass (if actually imagining playing the proper notes) brain activity and the same activity when actually practicing lol
     
  14. SactoBass

    SactoBass There are some who call me.......Sactobass

    Jul 8, 2009
    Sacramento California
    Absolutely!

    The same applies to performing air bass in front of an air crowd. I have played to a cheering crowd of over 100,000 people! (and that was just in my living room). It was incredible.
     



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