Is anyone here famous?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Punk_311, Aug 5, 2001.

  1. Punk_311

    Punk_311 Guest

    Aug 4, 2001
    Electric Ladyland
    Is anyone here famous? That'd b cool if someone here was...
  2. Mike


    Sep 7, 2000
    In my mind, I'm HUGE.
  3. grooveguru


    Sep 14, 2000
    Central PA
    In my mirror I'm huge
  4. EString


    Nov 20, 2000
    Los Altos, CA
    Anyone famous wouldn't care to discuss it on Talkbass, I'm sure.
  5. agyeman

    agyeman Member

    Mar 6, 2001
    Flea, Mark Antony, Victor Wooton, Mark Hoppus ....

  6. Jeff Berlin is famous.
  7. why yes indeed. im more of an unknown myself.
  8. lo-end


    Jun 15, 2001
    Mark Hoppus probably is... at least I have reason to believe he is.

    I wish Flea was into this. We could have some damn good discussions with him... :D :D :D :D
  9. kasuals


    Jul 20, 2001
    Seattle, WA
    I have every intention of being famous, does that count? ;)

    And remember kids, being famous, doesn't mean you are neccessarily any good. :p I have a friend who is on his way past the whole indie biz who knew enough to ride along with the band.
  10. I reckon JT is pretty famous, unless he stole all those Conklins to make it look like he was famous! heeheehee

    And with a mullet like that? who'd argue! :p

    Plus define fame? Is it when you get onto Entertainment Tonight? or can fame also be just being well known in some circles?

  11. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    Would this apply to Mathematicians who specialised in geometry?
  12. jasonbraatz


    Oct 18, 2000
    Oakland, CA
    ba dum CHING!!!

    i guess i'm kinda well known around madison...but that's hardly famous.

  13. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    I am a legend in my own mind.;)
  14. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    i bet some really famous bassist are around here, but they change their names to ben towle or something like that :)
  15. BigJH


    Jan 20, 2001
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    Roger Sadowsky comes here often. He is famous. Any time your name is synonyomous with a great high-end bass almost guarantees fame. Sure if He walks into a room full of bass players he will get mauled. But he can walk down the street like a normal person and not be hassled. Now that's cool!

    Also I will be famous for one thing or another :p:)
  16. ldiezman


    Jul 11, 2001
    I'm famous only b/c my name is Jim Hendrix.. and Everyone here at the university knows me b/c i'm the really tall guy who sings really really low... (i'm on of those freak basso profundos.. i dunno how you spell it)... but I'm not world renound yet.. just wait... it will be mine.. oh yeas. it will be mine
  17. lo-end


    Jun 15, 2001
    Roger Sadowsky??!?! Here? :eek:
  18. one word came to my mine when you said that... Fieldy :D