best signature bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Bigwig, Aug 16, 2004.

  1. Bigwig


    Dec 27, 2003
    in your mind..what do u think is the best signature bass you can buy..
    and why?
  2. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    The Joe Osborne sig from Lakland. The setup and playability of those basses are the best, bar none!
  3. Geddy Lee Jazz bass.

    Consistant great J bass.
  4. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Perhaps Geddy Lee. I havent played the Joe Osbourne yet though.
  5. pyrohr


    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    Victor Bailey jazzbass :hyper:
  6. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Holy crap! I'd forgotten about that one!
  7. The Alain Caron F Bass AC6
    The Nordstrand Accessbass (yes AG is a king!!!) ;)
    The Fodera Matt Garrison Imperial 6

    Just my minds....
  8. BoiNtC


    Nov 25, 2002
    NYC, USA
    My vote is for the Fender RB5(4), because its actually special in its pickup design and whatnots instead of just a special wood combo.
  9. xcental34x


    Feb 28, 2003
    Memphrica, TN
    What, no Mark Hoppus?

    Marcus Miller Jazz, Geddy Lee Jazz, Rosce Beck V, Lakland Joe Osbourne. They're all great in their own ways.
  10. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man Supporting Member

    Feb 11, 2003
    Jaco Custom Shop Relic
    Roscoe Beck 5
    Lakland Bob Glaub
    Reverend Brad Houser 5
  11. pyrohr


    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    That bass (which I happen to own also) has Bill lawrence pups in it. Bill L.'s pups are now featured in the Victor Bailey and other dlx Fender jazz basses in place of the noiseless pups!
  12. Foo-O-Matic


    Aug 10, 2004
    Gary Willis Bass by Ibanez ;)
  13. main_sale


    Apr 26, 2004
    Cape Cod
    Gibson Les Paul Signature. Each and every time I plug it in I'm amazed at the rich, deep, warm and lush tones that it emits.
  14. Tumbao


    Nov 10, 2001
    Fodera>Tom Kennedy5

    Fender> Roscoe Beck5 and Mike Dirnt4.
  15. Transverz

    Transverz believer of the Low End Theory

    May 3, 2004
    Los Angeles, CA

    Geddy Lee vs. Mike Dirnt? Which bass and why?

  16. Joey3313


    Nov 28, 2003
    LiEk OMg wHaT aBouT FiElDy!!!!!!111 TeH K5!!!11111111111
  17. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    Best signature bass? Why that would be the Lakland Joe Osborn! I happen to know that there's a beautiful Skyline version for sale on TB as we speak! :D
  18. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004
    The Chris Workman Signature Bass.
  19. Fealach

    Fealach Guest

    Apr 23, 2003
    Gone to a better place

    although it's not really something I could buy...

    Alembic Entwistle Spyder 8 string
  20. I forgot this one! Thanks
    Tom kennedy is a king!