A Hives bassist question....

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Jim's Evil Twin, Jun 7, 2002.

  1. does anyone know what bass the hives' bassist is playing in the video for 'hate to say i told you so'? I've seen it about, but i haven't been able to find out what it is :p cheers
  2. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    never seen that video if you have a screen shot it could really help.
  3. ...a Rickenbacker..
    pretty obvious.

    I saw The Hives here in Austin last fall, he was playing a P-Bass then. GREAT show!
  4. [​IMG]

    yeah, i think you're right... thanks for that

    i might give the hives a look in if they're around and about sometime soon...
  5. Octane


    Apr 27, 2002
    MTV2 aired a Hives concert
    The bassist was playing a Telecaster bass. The kind with the fat humbucker in the neck position
  6. I've downloaded some of their videos, read some interviews, and seems their instruments and clothes always match.
    I'm not sure if they really own the instruments in the videos. I could be wrong. But i've seen him playing a gold p-bass, a white p-bass, a rik, a tele-bass, don't know of any others.
    I would definitely want the Rik.