If Your Significant Other Were a Bass.......

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by dangnewt, Jan 12, 2006.

  1. dangnewt

    dangnewt Veteran Dispenser

    Jun 6, 2003
    MetroWest Boston
    What would she/he be?

    Watching U-2's Elevation Tour DVD - it occured to me that if my wife were a bass she'd be a Lakland Jazz - natural finish, ash body with maple neck. She's from the midwest, blonde, classic shape, totally reliable, everything I need - nothing more, nothing less.
  2. Don't_Fret

    Don't_Fret Justin Schornstein

    Dec 10, 2003
    East Coast, US
    Probably my F Bass. Blonde, smart yet elegantly simple by design, and suits me so well I still can't believe it.

    Please nobody say that you embarrass yourself on her all the time. :rolleyes:
  3. cheezewiz


    Mar 27, 2002
    A P bass. Too conservative! :)
  4. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
  5. G&L L-2000. Classic styling, yet very versatile (loud, too).

  6. They're all loud, even the quiet ones;)
  7. Kronos


    Dec 28, 2005
    Philadelphia, PA

    Unless of course you mean my dream girl...If that were the case, then it'd be a DP Custom 6 stringer...Not too high strung, Nice looks, not perfect, and not uber expensive!! :D
  8. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Marcus Miller Jazz - Slender, hips, musical, and you can REALLY turn her on ;)
  9. Snarf


    Jan 23, 2005
    New York, NY
    Fender Jazz. Can do everything, and classy!
  10. Ohhhh man. Fender Jazz Bass. Ash body with Maple neck/fretboard. Natural finish with S-1 switching. Sweet, beautiful, awesome body, versatile. And fretless! Unlined! Oh man...she'd have one hell of a Badass Bridge on her too....wow, i think i've entered a new level of geek...:bag: :D
  11. lbanks


    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    An Alembic Series...
  12. Against Will

    Against Will Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Big Sound Central
    A Hofner Beatle Bass-kind of petite and precious, classy, a vintage look, a unique find in many ways.
  13. A Dingwall. Gorgeous with a tight low end.
  14. Arthur U. Poon

    Arthur U. Poon

    Jan 30, 2004
    SLC, Utah -USA-
    Endorsing Artist: Mike Lull Custom Basses
    Rickenbacker 4001. Great curves, timeless, articulate, beautiful.
  15. Vorago

    Vorago (((o)))

    Jul 17, 2003
    Antwerp, Belgium
    I'd have no bass
  16. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars
    NS Design CR series...

    ...she's tall (5'11"), elegant but very functional - everything that is there is there for a reason and perfectly blends in with the whole, feels INCREDIBLE in my arms, is uniquely beautiful and somewhat non-traditional, and has the voice of an angel (she sings).

  17. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    lol, a joke! :

    "a 6 string bass with an F#, cuz she gets down!"

    classy! :D
  18. KSDbass


    Mar 25, 2005
    she'd have large breasts, and... be really easy... to play of course
  19. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    I'll feel sorry for the poor b*st*rd that answers "wishbass."

    hee hee
  20. I think the question should be "If my significant other was a woman....":D