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Paul McCartney bass rig

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by lax4bags, Feb 9, 2014.

  1. lax4bags

    lax4bags Supporting Member

    May 15, 2012
    Mesa 2x15 and 15 &410 with two prodigies. Anyone noticing this?
  2. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    I guess no one told him about mixing cabinets.
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  3. gjbassist

    gjbassist Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2005
    Kansas City, MO
    I guess Sir Paul is not a TB member since he didn't know not mix cabinet sizes! :D:bag:
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  4. Just out of curiosity, I wonder who was the "first" one to post on the TB amp forum not to mix bass cabinets - maybe BFM, or was it someone else? Anyone know?
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  6. iammr2


    Jun 10, 2002
    He's used that rig for years. Anyone want to tell him how wrong he is?
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  7. He mixed speaker sizes and the world didn't explode?
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  8. Rocker949


    Apr 20, 2005
    And his using a pick also hasn't caused the world to explode.
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  9. but_ch


    Dec 27, 2008
    Western WI
    Or his amp!
  10. iriegnome

    iriegnome Bassstar style Supporting Member

    Nov 23, 2001
    Kenosha, WI 53140
    What were all the VOX amp head and cab's then sitting back there? Just for show?
  11. basspedaler

    basspedaler Supporting Member

    Feb 18, 2013
    the mix sounded good thru my system. so did Don's Ampeg. the dude who played w/eurythmics sounded very good. huge!
    a good show overall.

    ps - I think the Vox were being used by the folks playing the little 6 string things :bassist:
  12. BassChuck


    Nov 15, 2005
    Since we're bring up old topics.... anyone notice that the backing band and backing singers used music stands? And didn't I see a headstock tuner on Frampton's guitar?
  13. Dave W

    Dave W Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2007
    White Plains
    Strategies, not Prodigies.
  14. lax4bags

    lax4bags Supporting Member

    May 15, 2012
    I thought the imagine dragons white hollow body bass was incredible. Anyone know what kind it was?
  15. Nope! Jeff Lynne had the headstock tuner. Not Frampton.

  16. Custom Stambaugh.
  17. lax4bags

    lax4bags Supporting Member

    May 15, 2012
    Very cool. Thanks 20!

  18. Don't mix BFM, or any other horn, because of the differences in horn length. Go and mix different sizes of any other type of speaker/cabinet.

  19. t77mackie


    Jun 13, 2012
    Wormtown, MA
    Woah, woah, hold on... wait a second.

    I skip the gear threads 'cause my rig consists of 1. a bass (any old bass'll do) and 2. a cable. What's this about not mixing cab sizes in a nutshell?

  20. Skokiaan


    Jun 19, 2004
    New Jersey
    They're for his guitars.