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Danelectro basses are the ugliest

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Candiria, Oct 10, 2001.

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  1. who agrees?
  2. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    Maybe not THE ugliest, but yes, butt-ugly. :D

    Still kind of cool, though, but I wouldn't buy one.
  3. Brendan

    Brendan Supporting Member

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    I happen to think the Longhorn basses look pretty cool. I'd own one for ****s and giggles if they weren't short scale. I'm not to hip on the DCs or Rumors or anything else, just the Longhorns. And the Hodads. Any bass called the Hodad is ok in my book. :D
  4. I agree. I don't think I would ever buy a danelectro bass, unless I was rich and could smash the thing.

  5. man u said it. that long horn looks sooo stupid. everyone of those should be burned, its not like they sound good either; everyone of 'em i played sounded like crap. i dont think lipstick pups should belong on basses anyway
  6. Aaron


    Jun 2, 2001
    Bellingham, WA
    Who ****ing cares?

    My demin jeans sound awful...
  7. i care
  8. the longhorn looks stupid, but i think the DC is pretty cool.
  9. Monkey


    Mar 8, 2000
    Ohio, USA
    My Hodad has got to be the fugliest bass ever made. The body shape looks like stretched taffy. But I like it.... I don't know why. I bought it for $99, and actually like the way it sounds (at least with all three pickups on). It is so ugly, it is kind of cool.
  10. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    I always thought the Hodad was a pretty cool lookin' body shape... but that's just me. I was about to buy a Longhorn (for really cheap), but had to spend the money elsewhere. Such is life.

    Anybody seen Warwick Fortress that looks like a badass Dano? Man, I wish I had to moolah for that...
  11. Aaron


    Jun 2, 2001
    Bellingham, WA
    yea, but you don't ****ing care.
  12. actually, i love their woody, vintage tone...they cut really well too!
  13. Freakapotamus9


    Jun 20, 2001
    i hate danelectro basses.... cept it makes me laugh every time i see a long horn .... i remember that episode of jackass ..... great stuff
  14. Geez, thanks for insulting my bass, guys! :D
    I have a Danelectro Longhorn, I don't play it much anymore but I like the tone it has: cheapness.
  15. lo-end


    Jun 15, 2001
    I thought it was a baritone guitar? My bad...
  16. Brendan

    Brendan Supporting Member

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Yeah. I think (though I have been know to be wrong) that they also made a Hodad Bass as well...
  17. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Lake Elsinore, CA
    I like the longhorn. :)
  18. CaracasBass


    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
    They are just as ugly as the Reverend Rumblefish Basses...... ick ick ick:eek: :eek:
  19. Brendan

    Brendan Supporting Member

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Great...that's like, what? 3 total? :)
  20. /gets out notebook

    ok, that'll be one beating for... name please?


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