Animal House P-bass.

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by tplyons, Apr 9, 2005.

  1. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Noting the movie was supposed to take place in 1962... when the Delta boys went to the bar to see Otis Day and the Knights, anyone notice the Fender P-Bass?

    Oval tuners. Dated 4 years after the movie took place.

    I'm a loser for noticing. :D
  2. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    Good gear knowldge. Now GO OUTSIDE!!! :rolleyes: :p
  3. +10 on the nerd scale

    Unfortunatly that's 2(+x) to the cool scale, and x = how much went up on the nerd scale, so that's -20 to the cool scale, sorry :p
  4. Minger


    Mar 15, 2004
    Rochester, NY
    I watched the movie last year and read the book this year for school, never notcied a bass...but then again, last year I was kinda sleepin through classes when watching it.
  5. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB

    Jan 28, 2001
    New York
    You should go to and post that. I don't think anyone else has picked that error out yet.

    Btw it was John, not Jim Belushi.
  6. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    The bass in that movie was a dead ringer for my '64 P-bass.

    How about the not-so vintage Fender instruments seen on Happy Days?
  7. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    Another BTW-
    Belushi did not go with the other Delta boys(Otter, Boone, Pinto, & Flounder) to the R&B bar to see Otis, my man.
    Belushi saw Otis & The Knights at the Delat House frat/toga party(in the basement).

  8. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Done and done. And I always mix up my Belushis. Fixing the original post now...
  9. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Darn, you're right!
  10. And the "College" sweatshirt was GREEN in the movie. It's blue in the promo pictures.
  11. willgroove2


    Aug 16, 2003
    chicago IL
    Endorsing Artist;Essential sound products,Dunlop, Ergo Instruments
    ...and the bass player was played by robert cray the blues guy!!!