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For anyone who cares about RHCP and Flea... + the basses he's used for albums.

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Dbt25677, Oct 6, 2013.

  1. Dbt25677


    Jun 9, 2013

    In this video, Flea is seen using a P-bass.
    He rarely uses one! I think this is pretty cool, and may be the bass he uses for the next album.

    Studio Albums:
    Red Hot Chili Peppers, 1984: MusicMan Stingray 4.
    Freaky Styley, 1985: MusicMan Stingray 4 and Fender Precision Bass.
    The Uplift Mofo Party Plan, 1987: Spector NS-2 (black).
    Mother's Milk, 1989: Spector NS-2 (both black and white).
    Blood Sugar Sex Magik, 1991: Wal Mach II, MusicMan Stingray 5.
    One Hot Minute, 1995: Alembic Epic 4, MusicMan Stingray, Sigma Acoustic.
    Californication, 1999: Modulus Flea Bass, Taylor Acoustic.
    By The Way, 2002: Modulus Flea Bass, 1961 Fender Jazz Bass.
    Stadium Arcadium, 2006: 1961 Fender Jazz Bass.
    I'm With You, 2011: UNKNOWN, presumably Modulus Flea Bass, 1961 Fender Jazz Bass, customised Fleabass.
    ???, ????: Presumably Fender Precision Bass (seen in above video).

    1984-1997: A variety of MusicMan Stingrays.
    1998-2005: Modulus Flea Bass (blue, silver and black sparkle).
    2006: 1961 Fender Jazz Bass.
    2007-Present: A variety of Modulus Flea Basses and Fleabasses (not to be confused), notably a sunburst model, and more recently a matte black one.
  2. rossiman


    Aug 12, 2011
    Hes been using one with Atoms for Peace, he also picks one up from time to time ( he has a nice original 57 P bass)
  3. CarbonTom


    Aug 23, 2013
    Awesome list. Although, in funky monks you can see hes still using the spector in addition to the wal and MM

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