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Basses you think would look good in paisley?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by MAJOR METAL, Jan 23, 2013.


  1. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL A Hard Rockin Lover of GREENBURST Staff Member Supporting Member

    As some of you know there are a few guitar builders/finishers out there right now who do custom color paisley finishes. What kinds of basses do you think would look good sporting a paisley finish? These 2 builders are offering a variety of colors to choose from. I think a G&L Semi Hollow ASAT or an Epiphone Jack Casady bass would look awesome in paisley. Who knows it could even work on a violin shaped body.
    http://marksoundguitars.com/about/2013paisleyfinish.jpg
    http://www.crookcustomguitars.com/paisleys/
     
  2. Marton

    Marton

    Sep 20, 2005
    Quebec
    That one.

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    Edit : Wrong bass.
     
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  4. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL A Hard Rockin Lover of GREENBURST Staff Member Supporting Member

    Green paisley on a Lakland Hollowbody and a violin bass

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  5. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    Groom Lake, NV
    Disclosures:
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
  6. ggvicviper

    ggvicviper The G&L L5000 man. I'm Marc! Supporting Member

    Jul 16, 2011
    East Meadow, NY, USA
    +10
     
  7. Zentner

    Zentner Supporting Member

    Fodera Vin Yang.
     
  8. Aaaaaah, one of my all time favourites. Awesome.
    Yours?
     
  9. This.
     
  10. I'd rock a paisley pickguard on a Fender style bass. That would be neat.
     
  11. N.F.A.

    N.F.A.

    Jun 25, 2009
    In a blue funk
    A Vox bass like the Phantom, Delta or VBW series.
     
  12. Zentner

    Zentner Supporting Member

    okokok, sorry, my bad u guyz..... Fodera Monarch.
     
  13. HEHE....My Aunt bought me a paisley shirt in, like, 1967 for Christmas. She said she got it for me since it was apparent that I was going to be a "hippie" and I should "look" the part.

    I never wore it once. Why in God's name would I want to wear a paisley bass........??


    :D
     
  14. nukes_da_bass

    nukes_da_bass Banned

    Feb 19, 2006
    west suburban boston
  15. Marksound does some awesome work. I plan to have a tele done eventually.
     
  16. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL A Hard Rockin Lover of GREENBURST Staff Member Supporting Member

    I think it could definitely work on the SG/EB3 style body. Please forgive the G#!t@r pic :p

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  17. I have the weirdest desire to paint my Rickenbacker paisley....someone stop me.
     
  18. JimB52

    JimB52 User Gold Supporting Member

    May 24, 2007
    East Coast
    I was going to suggest Ric - but probably the 4005 instead of the 4001.
     
  19. Kmonk

    Kmonk

    Oct 18, 2012
    South Shore, Massachusetts
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Fender, Spector, Ampeg, Curt Mangan Strings
    I don't think anything looks good in paisley.
     
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  20. I think large men look good in paisley...
     
  21. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    Groom Lake, NV
    Disclosures:
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    Well, maybe on a Ric. You might as well do it on something where it can't hurt the looks.
     
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