Best/favorite bass color!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Jazzin', Jul 19, 2004.

Favorite color on a bass...

Poll closed Jul 26, 2004.
  1. Red

    15 vote(s)
  2. Blue

    21 vote(s)
  3. Yellow

    2 vote(s)
  4. Dark Red

    5 vote(s)
  5. Original Wood

    85 vote(s)
  6. Stained Wood

    62 vote(s)
  7. Black

    38 vote(s)
  8. White

    14 vote(s)
  9. Green

    13 vote(s)
  10. Orange

    5 vote(s)
  11. Other

    12 vote(s)
  12. 2 tone burst

    7 vote(s)
  13. 3 tone burst

    16 vote(s)
  14. carrots

    1 vote(s)
  15. 24 karat

    0 vote(s)
  1. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    this is just a poll for fun. just choose your favorite color on a bass.
  2. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    No burst? :eyebrow:

    I voted white as it's my favorite.

    My favorite bass ever (My fretless 6) is burst... so I have a soft spot there.

    I've been GASing over a LPB w/red tort guard Jazz fretless 6 lately... but I think it'll be white when all is said and done.

    My first custom bass (Carvin special order) was Green, it was Cool! I dug that Green Bass

    so in order...


    with Candy Apple Red rounding out the top 5 :bassist:
  3. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    ohh yah, i forgot about burst, just choose stained wood if you want to choose burst.
  4. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    has anyone ever seen a Blue burst with blue on the inside and black on the outside on a bass before? i've seen it on many acoustic guitars, im wondering if it would look good on a bass, my imagination is quite bad at this, so if anyone has pictures of a bass like that, please post them.
  5. Can a mod add the above comment to the poll displayed on the talkbass homepage, 'cause you can't see it till after you have voted.
  6. quallabone


    Aug 2, 2003
    Bound fury #2 has the same finish as this guitar owned by me. Looks great.
  7. quallabone


    Aug 2, 2003
    And my vote is for a classy dark red burst. Kind of like the fretless in my sig. Mmmm burst.
  8. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    Im pretty into sherewood green, shoreline gold, and black
  9. rusty


    Mar 29, 2004
    I LOVE the late lounge finish on Ritter basses :)
  10. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Black. Failing black, black.
  11. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    thats sweet, i want my next bass to be that color.
  12. McHack


    Jul 29, 2003
    Central Ohio!
    I voted blue, only because my parts bass is blue. Note, my other bass is natural quilted maple. BUT, the look that has me gas'ing the most these days,,, Is a highly figured walnut top, w/ an oil finish.
  13. I like deep red and sunburst :)
  14. lamarjones

    lamarjones Supporting Member

    Aug 27, 2002
    Raleigh, NC
    Black Stain, I got a Nordstrand and an R bass coming in the same finish, I still hate that this had to go.

  15. Nick - you ARE the man!!! I thought I was just about the only one on the planet who likes Sherwood Green! I'm having my '59 p bass refinned in S.G. as we speak - can't wait for it to get done! Shoreline gold is my next favorite...very cool color indeed.
  16. Fuzzbass

    Fuzzbass P5 with overdrive Supporting Member

    Any bass looks good in black. :cool:
  17. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    noone likes yellow??? yellow would have been ahead of alot of colors for me.
  18. Though I voted "white", I also like fiesta red, teal green metallic, sherwood green, black, burgundy mist, ice blue metallic, candy apple red, ocean turquoise, et c. I like most solid colours, except maybe lake placid blue, and other shades of blue that aren't light enough. And don't get me started on blue stains...
    Apart from solids, I like most natural, coffe table basses, with fancy wood facings. At least as long they're not made out of quilted maple (especially if stained blue *shudder*).
  19. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004
    Well, my Stingray is Medallion gold - It's kinda yellow...