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"If you had an Hour"....

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by P. Aaron, Nov 28, 2002.

  1. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    If you had an hour with your favorite bassist, what would you ask them, or talk about?

    Yes instrument sessions included.
  2. For a start, I'd say...

    "Well James, how does it feel being dead?"

    That's a bit of a conversation stopper, acutally, so maybe I might say...

    "Kinda dark in here, isn't it Mr Jamerson?"

    If I actually got a reply - not something I'd be too happy about - then maybe we could talk about bass or something.
  3. Maybe you could get him something to read or something, he must be bored.

    I have no clue what I'd ask...maybe what his favorite food was, favorite cartoon, fave color. Who he thinks is cooler...Batman or Superman That kinda stuff.

    Bass? why'd we want to talk about that?
  4. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    So Mr. Fieldy, what do you think about Slayer?
  5. sobie18


    May 5, 2002
    Shaw AFB, SC
    Billy Sheehan would be signing my 10 Attitude basses....
  6. I dunno, I don't think I'd even talk about Bass to chuck. I'd rather get to know the guy.
  7. neptoon

    neptoon Supporting Member

    Jul 25, 2000
    Melbourne, FL

    ya know sarge, i bet if he knew you had that many attitudes, i bet bill would fly to your house and sign them :D
  8. just talk to ryan martinie about stuff... get hm to sign my thumb bass, and all that stuff.
  9. sweetpea

    sweetpea Guest

    Jun 6, 2002
    S'port, LoUiSiAna
    so do you think I should write a letter to Billy and tell him of his biggest fan? (sobie) That'd be the best Christmas present ever huh... forget buying you a bass... I'll just have the master come to your pad and sign the ones you have :)

    Happy Holidays E'r body!
  10. sobie18


    May 5, 2002
    Shaw AFB, SC
    I think he knows...I hope....
  11. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Hmm, "Hey Jaco, you up to a game of soccer?"
  12. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Philly Suburbs
    "Hey Mark, can you teach me how to play [insert Blink 182 song here]...."


  13. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    "Stu, you like Guinness Stoudt don't cha? Barkeep keep 'em comin'!" I think I'd talk about other stuff.
  14. He would have loved that.
  15. OR.....

    Jaco, "You got time for a round of beers?"

    ;) ;) ;)

    Just joking...id kinda stand there and ask Les if he could lend me a Carl Thompson....
  16. chris griffiths

    chris griffiths

    Aug 20, 2002
    nashville tn
    Endorsing artist: Gallien Krueger
    I'd say....So are you really from egypt? and your my hero man I justed wanted you to know I put you right there next to slam stewart as far as bass players go and, hey show me that Chord **** on Amazing Grace..
  17. JayAmel

    JayAmel Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2002
    Carcassonne, France
    "Sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeet Rhonda, let's play the double bass now..."
  18. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    I would spend the hour with Dann Glenn, and I'd let him do the talking until I had something important or relevant to say.
  19. I would ask them for money. A lot of money.:D
  20. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    I'm all sXe and lame and my friend was on a kick for a while asking me if Les Claypool would only hang out with me if I got high with him would I do it. I thought it was funny.

    ... I wouldn't though :rolleyes:

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