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24 String...... Bass?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Pedulla?, Jan 10, 2012.

  1. Pedulla?

    Pedulla? Supporting Member

    Nov 18, 2008
    St. Louis, MO
  2. ga_edwards


    Sep 8, 2000
    UK, Essex
    There comes a point when the term 'bass guitar' shouldn't be used for instruments.
  3. Epitaph04

    Epitaph04 Always overcompensating Supporting Member

    Jul 5, 2010
    More of a giant chapman stick than anything.
  4. Korladis

    Korladis Banned Supporting Member

    Damn. And yeah, kinda going even further with the champan stick concept.
  5. waleross


    Nov 27, 2009
    South Florida
    That group GWAR should be playing it. :)
  6. Jaco only needed 4.
  7. Roscoe East

    Roscoe East

    Aug 22, 2011
    At some point it seems even too over-the-top for a Stick; I'm starting to think of these multi-string tapping consoles as more akin to Autoharps or Hammered Dulcimers than Bass Guitars.
  8. lbanks


    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    Ohh Noes!! Don't restart the war!!
  9. Airskank


    Jun 17, 2011
    it's a harp...
  10. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    Or a fretted piano?
  11. Bassman7PM


    Mar 13, 2006
    Chicago, IL
    ERB = Extended Range Bass
  12. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Tapping-style instrument ala Chapman Stick. Moved to Misc.
  13. Roscoe East

    Roscoe East

    Aug 22, 2011
    Spelling Fail, but I think your point is valid. :)
  14. Sounds awful, IMO.
    I will agree with one comment, Chapman Plank!
  15. Bassman7PM


    Mar 13, 2006
    Chicago, IL
    Corrected :ninja:
  16. Nev375


    Nov 2, 2010
    It's a Grand Chapman.
  17. def a grand chapman plank. doesn't really sound awesome, either.
  18. Roscoe East

    Roscoe East

    Aug 22, 2011
    You mean this guy?

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