C'mon, what really happened?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Akito, Apr 3, 2005.

  1. Selta


    Feb 6, 2002
    Pacific Northwet
    Total fanboi of: Fractal Audio, AudiKinesis Cabs, Dingwall basses
    I bet it'd play/sound better now.

  2. jade


    Mar 8, 2002
    ouch! :rollno:
  3. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Staff Member Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    and the reason it was being carted around in a car not in a case or bag was.................?

    alcohol related????????
  4. Must be...you'd have to be drunk to buy one in the first place...:bag:
  5. Well, I'm sure there are many ummmm people out there who do not have the inclination to research and otherwise stay as informed as the TB'ers! :D
  6. In all seriousness...I actually LIKE playing my wishbass...it sounds very good...and I have it set up pretty well, so it plays quite nicely.

    I'm also thinking of modifying one of my dining room chairs to a contrabass, but I'm not quite ready to take the plunge. For now I'll stick with my wishy.
  7. purfektstranger


    Apr 10, 2003
    Maybe the car's brakes gave out and it was the nearest thing to a manual brake.....or maybe the owner simply loved it too much and changed his mind.
  8. I'm thinking anchor.
  9. pilotjones

    pilotjones Supporting Member

    Nov 8, 2001
    Signature material! :)
  10. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Like the cheesy engraving on the back :rolleyes:
  11. lpdeluxe

    lpdeluxe Still rockin' Supporting Member

    Nov 22, 2004
    Deep E Texas
    Another attempt to expand the range of human knowledge ends in near-tragedy.

    It woulda been REAL tragedy if it'd been a vintage PB.
  12. It was a Wishnevsky.

    Axe handles don't come with cases.
  13. LajoieT

    LajoieT I won't let your shadow be my shade...

    Oct 7, 2003
    Western Massachusetts
    Maybe it saw the guy's Squiers and SX's and developed a complex that led to depression and it's eventual suicide.
  14. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    San Antonio
    The bass probably read all the Wish threads, got depressed and committed suicide. Hence the scripture like suicide note left on the control cavity cover.