Halftime Show- Pino's Bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Luckydog, Feb 7, 2010.


  1. Luckydog

    Luckydog Supporting Member

    Dec 25, 1999
    What kind of P is Pino using? Looks like 2 mudbuckers?
     
  2. Let It Fall

    Let It Fall Banned

    Oct 15, 2009
    Baton Rouge
    thought I saw a normal p
     
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  4. JTE

    JTE

    Mar 12, 2008
    Central Illinois, USA
    Looks like a pair of Gibson Thunderbird (original real T'bird PUPs, not the newer ones) PUPs to me.

    John
     
  5. Cory

    Cory

    May 16, 2004
    TEXAS
    Not too sure but it sounded good!!
     
  6. +1

    sounded beefy
     
  7. Simon Langley

    Simon Langley

    Jun 19, 2007
    Chico, CA
    Look like some sort of smaller soapbars to me. Strange custom beast for sure.
     
  8. davidjbass

    davidjbass Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2006
    Mass
    I just saw it as well. It definately had 2 humbuckers in it. They looked like EMG's. The whole band sounded awesome! I love Pino. Did you all notice the big Ashdown cab he had.
     
  9. seedokebass

    seedokebass

    Mar 21, 2009
    Minnesota
    I thought they looked like EMG's, but they looked too big. Did anyone notice polepieces?
     
  10. +2
     
  11. pacojas

    pacojas "FYYA BUN"

    Oct 11, 2009
    MEXICANADAMERICA
    ((((G.A.S.))))
     
  12. sneha1965

    sneha1965

    Nov 7, 2007
    NOVA
    Interesting spin on a Fenderbird. All Fender P bass body with T-bird pups.
     
  13. sneha1965

    sneha1965

    Nov 7, 2007
    NOVA
    I can see some future GAS for some Mike Lull T-bird pups in one of his P basses.
     
  14. J. Crawford

    J. Crawford

    Feb 15, 2008
    Ohio
    That was the oddest bass I have seen in a while..

    No logo on the headstock, either.
     
  15. lavmonga

    lavmonga

    Jul 27, 2007
    New York, NY
    +1 to Tbird pups. Looked like the old 70s chrome covered ones.

    No offense to Daltrey, but he looks like an old woman with that get-up.
     
  16. moonshinegtrs

    moonshinegtrs Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jan 28, 2009
    White Bluff,Tn.
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    Owner: Moonshine Custom Guitars
    +1. Pino did great, but it just wasn't the same without John.
     
  17. Those were definetly EMG's. Frankenbass?
     
  18. 9mmMike

    9mmMike Would you happen to have a cookie for me? Supporting Member

    Was hoping for a "Pino" and expecting a Jag. It sounded great though!
     
  19. stflbn

    stflbn

    May 10, 2007
    Nashville
    Isn't there a fender model with two soapbars in it? Can't recall the name.
     
  20. Klopp18

    Klopp18

    Dec 25, 2009
    New Hope, MN
    he's pino. he can get what ever he wants. might be just a p with emg's
     
  21. ProfGumby

    ProfGumby

    Jan 15, 2007
    Michigan's U.P.
    I got a bigger kick out of Townsend and his 60 year old man belly on some of the windmills....that and his "Gangsta" look....

    :D

    Seriously, they sounded good! I like Pino but he is no Entwistle....I wish they showed a little more of Pino as he is part of the band, no?