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Your favorite "Band look"

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Bassdude15, Dec 28, 2013.

  1. Bassdude15


    Feb 26, 2013
    My favorite is black/guitars/bass/keyboards with a white drum set…..
    What are yours??
  2. JellinWellen


    Oct 18, 2012
    Houston Tx
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  4. DeathFromBelow

    DeathFromBelow Never Forget. Banned

    Dec 23, 2010
    Horten, Norway
    Pink bunny costumes all around.
  5. Bassist4Eris

    Bassist4Eris Frat-Pack Sympathizer

    Aug 11, 2012
    My current band does dress shirts, slacks, and sometimes ties. "Classy casual" you might call it. Not a suit, but not jeans and t-shirts either. The kind of thing you'd wear on a date. I don't have a pic handy.

    I once had a band that, in a stroke of stunning originality, did all black with white accents, right down to our instruments:

  6. aquamentus

    aquamentus Supporting Member

    Apr 15, 2005
    Keokuk, IA
    The White Stripes. Retro black, white, red thing going on.
  7. Kmonk


    Oct 18, 2012
    South Shore, Massachusetts
    Endorsing Artist: Fender, Spector, Ampeg, Curt Mangan Strings
    Honestly don't really care as long as it sounds good. I think people spend too much time worrying about trying to achieve a "look" than working musicianship.
  8. Humbled

    Humbled Supporting Member

    Jul 28, 2013
    East of the Sun
    Looking like one that gets paid well seems like a good idea to me.

    A color-theme for the instruments is perhaps a bit campy (or ZZ Top) though, if I'm getting the gist of the OP...
  9. DannyBob


    Aug 28, 2013
  10. Thank MTV for much of that.

    Image is everything.......when you are a moron.
  11. Humbled

    Humbled Supporting Member

    Jul 28, 2013
    East of the Sun
    So before MTV is the heyday of entertainers looking like bums?
  12. sounds like the words of a hobbyist
  13. Casting Thunder

    Casting Thunder

    Oct 7, 2012
    I've never thought of what I like bands looking like. But recently I got utterly distracted when the drummer of a alternative/metal band wore a Rolling Stones shirt. I believe Paint It Black got stuck in my head, they never played it and I was kinda disappointed.
  14. russpurdy

    russpurdy Supporting Member

    Apr 16, 2013
    I can't pull it off but I like a little glam. Sparkle, scarves, little bit of flash mixed with the classic mod/hippie/whatever look.
  15. Anybody remember Kraftwerk?
  16. Bassdude15


    Feb 26, 2013
    Nope, Im very much a psycheldic/blues/jazz type:bassist:.
    I guess the look reminds me of Pink Floyd (think WYWH/Wall Tour).
  17. adivin

    adivin Supporting Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    New Orleans, LA

  18. avvie


    Oct 12, 2010
    Maui, HI
  19. avvie


    Oct 12, 2010
    Maui, HI
  20. Great, a peepee measuring contest. If paychecks determine who is a hobbyists......

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