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Fave bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Funkize you, May 16, 2004.


  1. Funkize you

    Funkize you Guest

    Nov 4, 2003
    Westminster Ca.
    Hey guys, I was just wondering what is your FAVE bass, Not that you personally own, but whats your fave comp/Luthier out there?

    For me... Nordstrand or Roscoe probably.
     
  2. Darrin Huff's instruments are very impressive. A Sadowsky J would be very nice, as I'm a Jazz man myself. But you can't deny the beauty of Huff basses. Nordstrands are also incredible, but less of my style.
     
  3. iualum

    iualum

    Apr 9, 2004
    60453
    Ritter. Absolute works of art!
     
  4. ALEMBIC, no doubt about it!
     
  5. A9X

    A9X

    Dec 27, 2003
    Sinny, Oztraya
    Alembic, followed by Status and Kubicki.

    Just based on appearance, without ever playing one, would be Sei.
     
  6. rx jr.

    rx jr.

    May 10, 2004
    Brooklyn
    OLP SB-4 Spector copy. inexpensive and plays great. I'd take any bass as long as it has a good slap tone.
     
  7. judging by looks, a RI p-bass, artic white - where you can see the grain, maple/maple neck, and a gold alu-scratchplate or a tort.

    mmm
    :smug:
     
  8. fozzy

    fozzy

    Jun 21, 2001
    Riga, Latvia, EU
  9. FaBu-

    FaBu-

    Jan 16, 2004
    Finland
    fozzy, I wonder how you found out about those babes... ;) :hyper:

    IMO Conklins are the most bautiful basses... Never played one though, thanks to my location! :bawl:
     
  10. Ric's are my fav...But Cliff Bordwell's basses always peak my intrest. He has made some beautiful basses. I just wish i could try one.
     
  11. Warwick player

    Warwick player

    Dec 31, 2002
    Bucks, UK
    IMO my favourite shape bass is a bit far from the norm!

    Gus guitars of England I think make the perfect shape bass ever! Even though they also make guitars I think they are the most beautiful and original shape around! :D

    The G3 Four has the most beautiful body and styling and check out those pick ups!! :hyper:

    Sorry but it is beautiful!

    Andy
    http://www.gusguitars.com/product.php?model_id=6
     
  12. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
  13. At the moment: 80's Yamaha BB-series, P-basses, Reverend Rumblefish (looks only, haven't actually played one) and Stingray.
     
  14. malthumb

    malthumb

    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
    Favorite, all inclusive: Alembic

    Favorite, of those I don't personally own (your original question): MTD or Jerzy Drozd. Dead heat.

    Peace,

    James
     
  15. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I really like Elrick basses. Maybe one day ill own one :p.
     
  16. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    Daisy Rock Heartbreaker. :D

    Actually, this is one of the world's coolest looking basses IMO: [​IMG]
     
  17. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    BTW, that's a Sukop.
     
  18. This is by far and away my favourite Bass...It is perfect in everyway ..!!!!!>.. Never played or heard it..but ten to one bet it plays like butter..!!!!


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    Damn Mark Latimour.!!!!.... :cool:
     
  19. FaBu-

    FaBu-

    Jan 16, 2004
    Finland
    ZenBass that really is something!
     
  20. Funkize you

    Funkize you Guest

    Nov 4, 2003
    Westminster Ca.
    Are you getting another one made Progs? Isnt that sexy red one just finishing up?