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"funny" basses

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by PinkTelephone, Mar 23, 2005.


  1. two bass i came acrossed on google, i know the gun bass has been post but not like that i dont think. and i dont think the jack bass has been either, maybe they have and if so sorry. just thought you guys would get a kick out of these pictures.

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  2. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    The bass player from Van Halen uses the Jack Daniel's bass, he pounds the crap out of that thing. I forget his name though...Mark Anthony? I can't remember :\
     
  3. It's Michael Anthony- & do you know where 'Geddy' came from?
     
  4. teej

    teej

    Aug 19, 2004
    Sheffield, AL 35660
    Didn't his mother call him that or something?
     
  5. But Shhhh- I wanna see if 'Geddy' knows
     
  6. FireAarro

    FireAarro

    Aug 8, 2004
    austr-
    :eyebrow: :rolleyes:
     
  7. Petary791

    Petary791

    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    *psst Geddy Lee's real name isn't Geddy Lee*

    ;)
     
  8. teej

    teej

    Aug 19, 2004
    Sheffield, AL 35660
    :rolleyes: Geddy was supposed to try this one.
     
  9. I don't know anything, or anyone. I can't play bass, never have. But I'm the real(*Ricardo Montalban voice on*)Bassteban. Gracias.
     
  10. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    Um..yes? His mother couldn't pronounce "gary" Because of her Yiddish accent. I'm a big Rush fan, buddy :p Why wouldn't I know? I'm kind of offended actually...
     
  11. thats kinda creepy i just learned about that today
     
  12. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    I read the book (the balck one that says RUSH in red and has pictures...) it's actually randomly in our school library somewhere... I though it was his grandma's Yiddish accent....
     
  13. I had no idea you were so sensitive. And I'd love to be your buddy!
     
  14. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    No no, im not sensitive or anything! just the way you put it made it seem like you were trying to outwit me, sorry for giving you the wrong impression, i'd love to be buddies too!
     
  15. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    I thought it was his Grandmothers accent too. I editing my comment because I googled it, just to make sure. I dunno though.
     
  16. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    That's the same story I heard. His Grandmother's Yiddish accent.
     
  17. Actually, I was trying to outwit you. Please feel free to do the same. BTW, I AM sensitive- overly so, according to my wife. Peace?