Gear that you want to be buried with...

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Gabu, Jan 25, 2003.

  1. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Woodland Hills, CA
    So have you found it? As in THE GEAR that gives you your sound? Here is mine. When I die, I want these to be buried with me. ;)

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    Fender Telecaster with Peavey Classic 30 and Fender 1975 Jazz Reissue with Ampeg SVT400T and Avatar 15c + 12 cabs.
  2. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    That. I WILL be buried with it.
  3. Nothing. I don't even want to be buried. When I die I hope to be incinerated and will have given away all of my gear and donated some of my organs.
  4. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    My custom designed basses. ......

    When that happens.

  5. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    there is nice gear up there in heaven...

    in Hell all they have is Winevskys and rogue amps :(
  6. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    I went down to the St. James Infirmary,
    found my baby there.
    She was stretched out on a long white table,
    so calm, so cool, so bear.
    Let her go, I said, let her go,
    may God bless her.
    Wherever she may be.
    Well, she can search this whole wide world over,
    but she'll never find a sweet man like me.

    Now when I die, I want to be buried,
    in a box, with a black coat, and a Stetson hat.
    I want a twenty dollar gold piece,
    on my watch chain.
    So all the boys will know I died, standing pat.
  7. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS *

    Jan 25, 2002
    The frozen north
    I don't want a lot of junk with me in my grave. From what I hear people do a lot of spinning down there, so I will need the space.
  8. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    Also, I would be careful about being buried with a $3500 bass... your grave could be opened and the bass would be taken from your cold fragile hands
  9. does a shovel count as gear? you know, just in case they don't check for a pulse or something...
  10. a Steinberger XL- it would make a workable shovel to dig your way out with if you were still alive, and would stand up okay to the heat if you ended up in hell.
  11. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Woodland Hills, CA
    Now there's a good idea. :)
  12. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Woodland Hills, CA
    Check the post under yours... It looks like a perfect marriage of tonality and functionality.
  13. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    Heh. My Blues band plays this live. What a great tune.
  14. 5stringDNA


    Oct 10, 2002
    Englewood, CO
    I don't want to be buried with anything. I want others to get enjoyment form my instruments and discover the greatness that is Bass :D
  15. BillyB_from_LZ

    BillyB_from_LZ Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2000
    Hey Gabu,

    Nice cabinets : - )
  16. Gabu


    Jan 2, 2001
    Woodland Hills, CA
    Why, thank you very much, Sir. ;)
  17. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB

    Jan 28, 2001
    New York
    Bury me with my racecar.
  18. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    I plan on being cremated. I will leave my equipment to underprivileged players. Unless I die poor. If I die poor, it will be auctioned off to help my family.
  19. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA

    Harry Connick, Jr. does a kick-ass gospel version.