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GASA (GAS Anonymous...)

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Vic, Oct 12, 2004.

  1. Vic

    Vic There's more music in the nuance than the notes. Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Central Illinois
    Staff, Bass Gear Magazine
    You knew it was only a matter of time...

    Ok, I'll start...

    Hello, my name is Vic, and I'm a obsessive compulsive GAS'er. It's been 4 weeks since I bought a bass.

    I can tell you all the serial numbers on all my basses, details on woods, origins build dates, tone, and construction, but I can't remember what my kids look like and my wife just tried to report me to the missing persons bureau...

    LOL!! :D
  2. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Hello...my name is Aaron. I have GAS.

    Right now, I'm gassing for a lined fanned-fretless Dingwall Afterburner, SX Telecaster, Mountain Rhythm Bongos and Djembe, and a Yorkville XS400 combo w/15" extension speaker.
  3. {OE}


    Sep 23, 2004
    Connecticut, U.S.
    LOL, nice.

    Hi, my name is Ed, and I'm a obsessive compulsive GAS'er in denial.

    :ninja: *whispers* but thats only cuz Im broke. :(
  4. Dr. PhunkyPants

    Dr. PhunkyPants Guest

    Aug 11, 2002
    You know you have GAS when...

    ...you keep track of your bass gear in an Excel spreadsheet.

    Pas moi!!
  5. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Hi, my name is Joe, i have £1000 in my pocket for a new bass, and its burning a hole.

    Im thinking cherry sparkle Pedulla Rapture.
  6. Selta


    Feb 6, 2002
    Pacific Northwet
    Total fanboi of: Fractal Audio, AudiKinesis Cabs, Dingwall basses
    Hi, my name is Ray and I'm a GASA. My current GAS list can be found in my sig, with some additions actually:

    Marshall VBA400 and Ampeg SVT CL
    Fender P-bass
    Peavey Cirrus 5
    Fender J bass
    ESP B-405 and 404

    I'll never be able to afford everything I want..

  7. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    My name is Scott and i GAS for a new bass even though i need a new amp more.
  8. Hi, my name is Jeremy, and I have one of the more serious cases of GAS. Brokefifteenyearoldgaseitis. I experience symptoms causing sudden desire for the following:

    -Fender Deluxe Active, American, and American Vintage Jazz basses
    -A Valenti Custom Jazz, with Swamp Ash/Alder body, transparent Emerald/Sherwood Green finish, Maple neck with black blocks and binding, black pickguard, and chrome hardware
    -Eden products, including the WT550, WT400, and D-215XLT and 210XLT cabinets
    -Yorkville and Traynor products, such as the XS800 and YBA200
    -Trace Elliot amps, such as the V6 and V8 monsters
  9. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    My name is James and yes I have gas.

    I also really want a new bass.

    Fender P midnight wine with torshell Pick-gurd.
    Fender Jazz Sage Green, snake skin Pick-gurd, Olive green starp
  10. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK

    :D !
  11. Vic

    Vic There's more music in the nuance than the notes. Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Central Illinois
    Staff, Bass Gear Magazine
    You guys are all totally awesome. :)

    I think it'd be completely hilarious if this thread got really popular and huge. If not, no biggie... it's been a helluva laff already...
  12. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I'm screwed... :D
  13. Anti_Wish


    May 14, 2004
    Boston, Ma
    My name is Joe and i suffer from gas. i dont know what i want but i know when i get it my wallet will be hurting, along with a years pay from bagging groceries...
  14. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    My name is Tim, and I'm an alcoholic... wait! Wrong room! ***scurries across hall***

    Hi, my name is Tim and I have GAS.

    I want:
    Black Sadowsky RV5
    Fender Roscoe Beck V
    Natural EB Fretless Stingray
    White/Black EB Stingray 5
    Fender Mike Dirnt
    Fender Fretless Jazz
    Rottweiler named Jack
    1977 Fender Precision
    1978 Fender Precision
    1987 Fender Precision
    Fender CS Jaco Relic
    1951 Fender PBass RI
    Fender Geddy Lee Jazz
    1962 Jazz Bass RI
    Fender Japan 70's Precision
    Fender Steve Harris P-Bass
    Spector Euro 5 LX
    Spector Euro 4 LX
    Spector JN-4 Newsted Sig
    Spector JN-5 Newsted Sig
    Kubicki X-Factor Bass
    Yamaha Attitude Custom
    Yamaha BEX-BS
    Gibson EB-650
    Gibson EB-3L
    Ampeg Dan Armstrong Lucite
    Fender Coronado Bass
    Fender Tele Bass
    Fender 1968 Precision
    Guild B-30CE ABG
    Rickenbacker 4001
    Rickenbacker 4003
    Rickenbacker 4080 Doubleneck
    Rickenbacker Tuxedo Bass
    Modulus Flea 5
  15. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    I don't really have GAS anymore. Yeah, there are a couple of things I wouldn't mind having, but nothing I need. Well, maybe a decent 12 string guitar.:D

    This is more of a Miscellaneous thread, so off it goes!
  16. Diowulf

    Diowulf Guest

    Aug 4, 2004
    San Rafael CA
    I am G.A.S.ing so bad right now it's burning a hole in my pants.

    I just wan't a fretless sooooooooooooooooooo bad.

    perticualrly a Dean Edge 4 fretless either the red or black.

    I am also G.A.S.ing right now for any speaker I can put in my cab.
  17. Gard


    Mar 31, 2000
    WInter Garden, FL
    Hi, I'm Gard....


    (...those that know me will know why this is so funny...)
  18. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    excell spreadsheet? i use access. :D
    I guess I'm screwed too........

    not to serious up a funny thread but here goes anyway

    cure for gas

    I still think selling the kids for gear money is ok as long as they go to a good home. :p
  19. Vic

    Vic There's more music in the nuance than the notes. Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Central Illinois
    Staff, Bass Gear Magazine
    If yer not too hard up for cash (*slaps self back to reality*) try a Zon. They are unreal in the way they sing.
  20. Hello
    My name is B8sMan89

    And I havn't bought a new bass in 4 years
    I've been gassing for a Jetglo 4001 Rickenbacker.
    and I've beein gasing for a SWR 300 watt amp head.