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bands that uses cool basses

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by RacingBeat, Jan 12, 2005.

  1. Name bands (famous or none famous) that uses cool basses!

    Jupiter Sunshine - Rickenbacker 4003 (x2)
    The Killers - Fender Geddy Lee
  2. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    My band--F Bass BN6
    Modulus Quantum 6

  3. Only


    Sep 8, 2002
    Warrensburg, MO
    Stray Cats
    Tiger Army
  4. ElMon

    ElMon Supporting Member

    May 30, 2004
    Oklahoma City, OK
    Violent Femmes: Ernie Ball Earthwood ABG
    The Who: Just about anything that the Entman played
    Primus: my first exposure to exotic, crazy looking basses with outrageous tone.
  5. The Police....sting played some AWESOME basses with them.
    Third Day...Nice EB MM
  6. P-Funk!
  7. Metallica (jason newstead)- Shadowsky

    Yes (Chris Squire)- Rickenbacker

    My Band- Warwick (hahaha)
  8. Matteran

    Matteran Banned

    Jan 1, 2005
    Santa Rosa, CA
    Tool - Rickenbacker, and Wal

    Does Victor Wooten count as a band?

    I think my Tobias is a cool bass, so my band WINS!!
  9. pc


    Apr 4, 2000
    Montreal QC
    The red elvises :D
  10. Basspolizei

    Basspolizei Pseudo bass player/collector

    Jun 23, 2004
    Buy basses and lots of guns before it's too late! You have been warned.
    Fender glory at it's best. Simple, pure bass in your face with flatwounds! :D
  11. cetera


    Apr 29, 2004
    Surrey, England
    Endorsing Artist: Spector Basses & Cort Basses
    KISS (Gene played Spectors as early as 1976, Gibsons, Pedullas, MG Staccatos and of course the Kramer Axe amongst others....) :p :)

    Any and all bands who have/had Spector-playing bassists... e.g. Extreme, Skid Row, Bon Jovi, Queensryche, Winger, Police, Danger Danger, Motley Crue, Metallica, Alice In Chains, Judas Priest, Ozzy, Crowded House, Aerosmith, Foreigner, Living Colour, RHCP, Pantera etc etc etc ;) :bassist:
  12. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    Ahh! *makes siren noise* Grammar police! "Bands that use cool basses" is the more correcter spellings of it.

    Bela Fleck and The Flecktones- A bunch-o-fodera
  13. Bela fleck and the flecktones :bassist:
  14. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    Lord Only
    Nuclear Rabbit
    Brotherhood of Groove

    These bands all use cool basses!!!

  15. oversoul

    oversoul fretless by fate

    Feb 16, 2004
    LO! :D
  16. vene-nemesis

    vene-nemesis Banned

    Jul 17, 2003
    Bilbao España
    marcus miller
    papa roach
    lost profets
    drowning pool
    RHCP (in the days of MM's spectors and wals)

    AND LEVEL 42!!!!!!!!!
  17. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Definitely RHCP before he got his sig bass.
    Tool (justin chancellor and his Wal, paul d'amour and his rick)
  18. Steve-O18


    Feb 19, 2003
    Ottawa, Ontario
    Pedullas, Zons and others.
  19. goat1234


    Mar 17, 2004
    +1, thoes guys kick ass, and his bailaika (sp?) is pretty sweet.
  20. Phil Mastro

    Phil Mastro

    Nov 18, 2004
    alien ant farm
    dave matthews band