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what bass is this?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by williamk, Nov 4, 2012.

  1. williamk


    Apr 2, 2008
    does any one know what bass this is? sounds delish!

    it's Louis Johnson btw, and on the guitar and drums I believe the guys from Toto.

    ps: forget bass face, I love me some drum head-swing hahahah!! @ 3:17
  2. Marton


    Sep 20, 2005
    You can see the headstock well at 3:59, but I don't recognize it.
  3. Chlorophylle


    Feb 27, 2011
    Looks like a Yamaha BB...
  4. Marton


    Sep 20, 2005
    Maybe a old Yamaha BB something ?
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  6. Roy Vogt

    Roy Vogt Supporting Member

    Sep 20, 2000
    Endorsing Artist: Kiesel, Carvin, Accuracy, Hotwire, Conklin Basses, DNA, Eden
    I don't know if this was recorded with that instrument but it's a Yamaha Broadbass. Paul did have a lefthanded one he recorded with.
  7. Mikio


    Feb 21, 2009
    Santiago de Chile
    Yes, it is a Yamaha. And it sort of sounds like one they have at my school, so probably it is.
  8. keith christian

    keith christian

    Jun 27, 2012
    Looks like maybe a Yamaha guitar too.
  9. Dluxe

    Dluxe Supporting Member

    Jan 9, 2011
    Austin, TX
    The guitar is actually an old Ibanez Steve Lukather model.

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