Topkat13's Recent Activity

  1. Topkat13 replied to the thread Rant about your band.

    Arpeggio time in TN.

    Dec 9, 2022 at 12:43 AM
  2. Topkat13 replied to the thread NBD: My First Jazz Bass!.

    I’m a leave it as is cat…not big on drilling holes for a tug bar and bell cover. But it’s your axe etc.

    Dec 9, 2022 at 12:42 AM
  3. Topkat13 replied to the thread Playing the part versus playing the record part.

    First off you can’t perfectly duplicate what you hear. Secondly if your timing is good, you’re following the charts and you cats are...

    Dec 9, 2022 at 12:38 AM
  4. Topkat13 replied to the thread My new fretless bass.

    Suh-weeeeet!

    Dec 8, 2022 at 11:45 AM
  5. Topkat13 replied to the thread Flats on a 6 string?.

    That’s flat out crazy! But I love crazy!

    Dec 8, 2022 at 11:44 AM
  6. Topkat13 replied to the thread 3 hour nightime outdoor gig on New Years in New Enlgand. Would you do it?.

    What’s the worst that can happen?

    Dec 8, 2022 at 11:43 AM
  7. Topkat13 replied to the thread Fender price increase.

    Everything it takes to build a bass is higher. It's called inflation. Go to Walmart, the grocery, Home Depot etc. Not to mention...

    Dec 7, 2022 at 6:47 PM
  8. Topkat13 replied to the thread Do you wear a watch when you play?.

    I don't have time.

    Dec 7, 2022 at 6:43 PM
  9. Topkat13 replied to the thread Latest dilemma….

    You're making a lot of assumptions. Tell the guy to back off w/o screaming. You might have to do it more than once. Make sure you...

    Dec 5, 2022 at 8:26 PM
  10. Topkat13 replied to the thread How do you tell the band that a particular booking is a bad idea without sounding negative?.

    "Hey band this particular booking is a bad idea". Be sure to sound positive.

    Dec 5, 2022 at 8:22 PM
  11. Topkat13 replied to the thread Advice - Paranormal for a beginner?.

    If he really wants to start playing bass I won't matter.

    Dec 5, 2022 at 8:20 PM
  12. Topkat13 replied to the thread Malcom Gladwell and 10,000 hours.

    Based on my research you can get by with 9464 hours.

    Dec 5, 2022 at 8:19 PM
  13. Topkat13 replied to the thread For Sale Mike Lull M4V.

    Nothing like a great bass line, space between the notes, great EQ like a plush mattress. Smok’n job on that thang brah! Nice bass too.

    Dec 3, 2022 at 8:46 PM
  14. Topkat13 replied to the thread Who do you usually recommend?.

    If I were spending that kind of dough, and I have, I would make my own decision which I did.

    Dec 3, 2022 at 1:53 AM
  15. Topkat13 replied to the thread I have no desire to play walking bass. Tips?.

    Have you considered not playing walking bass lines?

    Dec 3, 2022 at 1:51 AM