A question on basses

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by AttackDonut, Jul 16, 2003.

  1. AttackDonut

    AttackDonut Guest

    Jun 29, 2003
    I have recently been watching a ton of my old heavy metal videos, recorded or purchased from various places, and I have been paying more attention to the instruments.

    I see a ton of cool looking basses that look (at least to my newbie eyes) close to a BC Rich Warlock. They are not, of course, but I haven't the faintest idea what they are.

    So, any of your guys (and gals) know of Warlock 'clones' that I can search for and see if it's what I am seeing?

  2. AttackDonut

    AttackDonut Guest

    Jun 29, 2003
    I suppose some video listings might help:

    Briefly, on Overkill's "Welcome to the gutter" you can see the bass player use it (not the main one in the video, but it looks like part of it was filmed elsewhere)

    I believe Poison's bassist used one

    Looks closer to the bc rich Widow (currently on their website) than to the warlock I suppose.

    I know, I know, long shot right?
  3. NV43345


    Apr 1, 2003
    like this ?
  4. One of D.D. Verni's main basses is indeed a B.C. Rich Widow, and if I remember well, it has a chrome finish.
  5. B'Aces High

    B'Aces High Guest

    Jun 8, 2003
    Canada, North Bay ON
    Hondo used to make warlock clones for guitars (called the formula series if im not mistaken)...i dunno if they made a bass warlock clone though.
  6. AttackDonut

    AttackDonut Guest

    Jun 29, 2003
    I knew what the warlock looks like, I want one very much, but I do think the Widow was what I was looking for...I'll go back and watch the vids again and see who's who, that might prove more illuminating than my random memory.
  7. AttackDonut

    AttackDonut Guest

    Jun 29, 2003
    On WASP's 1st video (I wanna be somebody) Blackie Lawless played a black bass...thought it was the warlock, but upon seeing it again I am wrong..this is the bass I had in mind I have seen elsewhere, ideas?
  8. those are b c riches