1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
     
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

I noticed this about a TB Member...

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Greyfin10, Jul 24, 2012.


  1. Greyfin10

    Greyfin10

    Sep 16, 2008
    Panama City, FL
  2. hdracer

    hdracer

    Feb 15, 2009
    Elk River, MN.
    Thanks for posting this.
    I will do my best to put the word out about the benefit.
     
  3. Man. That's just awful. Just bought two tickets, even though it's unlikely I'll be able to attend. I encourage others to do the same. Hurry please- the event is tonight.
     
  4. hdracer

    hdracer

    Feb 15, 2009
    Elk River, MN.
  5. Matt Call

    Matt Call Supporting Member

    Aug 1, 2004
    Minneapolis, MN
    Man...

    Thank you guys. This has definitely been........ An experience.

    I'm actually getting discharged from the hospital in about an hour! Learning to live in a wheelchair for a while; and will relearn the art of walking through outpatient physical therapies. It'll be several months before I'm "on my feet."

    I am pleased to say that I took my first steps yesterday, using parallel bars and upper body strength for support!!! Today, I used a walker and (VERY slowly) walked nearly 200 feet. It was absolutely exhausting, but so incredibly rewarding.


    Thank you guys for the support. I love the TB community... And bass. ;):bassist:
     
  6. hdracer

    hdracer

    Feb 15, 2009
    Elk River, MN.
    Good to hear from you.
    I guess we can cut you some slack for missing the GTG last Sunday. :D

    Take care and don't give your physical therapist to much guff.

    My daughter got hit and drug for a block last winter in St. Paul. It was a long road for her to get back on her feet again.
     
  7. Holy bass thumps batman!!!

    You are definitely in my thoughts. Here's to you making your way to a full recovery!
     
  8. BigRedBassPlayer

    BigRedBassPlayer Supporting Member

    Matt, you are in my families thoughts. I hope for a speedy recovery. Happy to hear that you are doing well! Get well soon!!
     
  9. Duke21

    Duke21

    Nov 14, 2010
    Narvik, Norway
    Get well Matt!
     
  10. jmlee

    jmlee Catgut? Not funny. Supporting Member

    Jun 16, 2005
    Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Oh, man, that's good to hear. Any progress on the hit and run driver? There must have been damage to the Jeep!
     
  11. droppedurpocket

    droppedurpocket

    Nov 11, 2011
    Plano, TX
    So sorry to hear about that Matt. You're in my prayers. I was going to buy a ticket, but online sales ended :( I wish you a speedy recovery so you can get back to thumpin
     
  12. Stumbo

    Stumbo Wherever you go, there you are. Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 11, 2008
    the Cali Intergalctic Mind Space
    Song Surgeon slow downer software- full 4 hour demo
    Another TBr wishing you the best!

    Hang in there and get well!
     
  13. Good luck with your recovery. Wish you the best.
     
  14. Zombierockstar

    Zombierockstar

    Jul 23, 2005
    Boise, ID
    Wow Matt! You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers! I'm happy PT has you up on your feet! Here's to a speedy recovery!
     
  15. Earache

    Earache

    Feb 3, 2012
    Denver
    Best wishes from SD Matt. I am glad your fingers were not injured. :)
     
  16. pocketgroove

    pocketgroove

    Jun 28, 2010
    Detroit
    Wow, that's terrible to hear. Best wishes to you, and hope you recover quick and well.
     
  17. bassinplace

    bassinplace

    Dec 1, 2008
    Get well soon, Matt!
     
  18. best wishes to you & get well. Reading that article you have many people who care a great deal about you. You are a lucky man.
     
  19. JFOC

    JFOC

    Oct 23, 2010
    new hampShire
    Have an awesome party & get well soon
     
  20. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Melnibone
    Best wishes man.
     

Share This Page