I gotta laugh at this one.

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by Brendan, Jul 24, 2004.

  1. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
  2. lbanks


    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    It nice to think well of one's self.....
  3. Kavorka


    Mar 28, 2002
    Austin, Texas
    Maybe we should hook him up with the kid who thinks he's the best bassist in Fresno and they'll destroy each other in an ego explosion.
  4. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
  5. Folmeister

    Folmeister Knowledge is Good - Emile Faber Supporting Member

    May 7, 2003
    Tomball, Texas
    That darn Craig's List (cue studio laugh track and applause)! I wonder what kind of work you can get being a bassist/sitarist? I mean, I tried the bassist/hurdy gurdy thing but it did not increase my writing skills or my prospects for work. I don't think it's working for that guy either.
  6. Squidfinger

    Squidfinger I wish I could sing like Rick Danko.

    Jan 7, 2004
    Shreveport LA
    If somebody chained this guy to a car and dragged him through broken glass I would smile. Humility is very important to me.

    The same goes for the Fresno kid. Good Lord! I just don't understand some people. :meh:
  7. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    My favorite bit is the "amatuers only" thing. Why do I have the funny feeling it's because pros know better than to put up with his crap?
  8. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Yeah I was wondering about that. Also, pros probably know he's not that good.
  9. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    Wow. That dude is even more egotistical than me, and that's saying alot.
  10. stu FORD

    stu FORD

    May 22, 2004
    that makes sence
  11. Yeah and im the Barbara Striessand of the underground ,but Im not bragging..............
  12. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    Why must you laugh at me?!

    You havent even heard me play my mean sitar solos!
  13. Dont try and take the rap for my ad! It was I, and I'm better than all of you, JT only plays an 9string, I play a 23 string upside down, I'm blind and only have one hand, and I play at 600bpm
  14. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    I think this bass sitarist should hang out with the bass dijariodoist :p
  15. "Teamwork is a lot of people doing what I say..." :D
  16. Actually, the bass player for this guy:

    plays a sitar solo during their set. Check out the 5th picture down

    That guitarist was the wildest thing I've ever seen. He was pulling off Thin Lizzy/ Iron Maiden harmonized guitar solos using those two necks of the guitar. Left hand on the left neck, right hand on the right neck, at the same time.

    I was at that show. But you can only put up with so much wankery, as amazing as it was, I went to drink beer with friends. :D
  17. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Zanderstarr lives!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  18. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA

    Now that is old school!
  19. Christopher


    Apr 28, 2000
    New York, NY
    Craigslist is a nonstop font of hilarity for me.

    900 "bands" (one guy with an MPC) with "industry contacts" (slept with intern at Sony) and exactly the same influences (Fugazi, GBV, Flaming Lips, Jeff Buckley) all looking for bass players (four strings only) and drummers (no mercs).