Most significant Talkbass moments, 2004.

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Joe Nerve, Dec 22, 2004.

  1. Joe Nerve

    Joe Nerve Supporting Member

    Oct 7, 2000
    New York City
    Endorsing artist: Musicman basses, Hipshot products
    Ahh... many interesting things have taken place over this past year. I'm sure everyone will have to agree (although they won't want to) that the Polybass incident was probably the most site rattling event.

    I'd say my finally getting a Bongo bass runs a close 2nd. :)

    What do you all think, and please include links to the threads if possible.
  2. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I still question the validity of the pollybass incident :bag: What was the final concensus on what happened?

    Youre getting a Bongo is definitely huge ;) One of the most anticipated moments ,definitely.
  3. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    What a dildo! :scowl: He faked a suicide. :rollno:
  4. Philbiker

    Philbiker Pat's the best!

    Dec 28, 2000
    Northern Virginia, USA
    any GTG has to rank high. I hosted one in the DC area.
  5. Against Will

    Against Will Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Big Sound Central
    I don't know if this would necessarily count as a TB moment, but I think the DD shooting was one of the most unnerving moments I've ever experienced. Moreso than any other event because it began almost right after the incident had occurred and continued on into the next morning. I can vividly remember the confusion and heartache that I felt during those 8 hours or so.

    On a lighter note, the Rock, Paper, Scissors, Cow post was tremendous.
  6. Well, supposedly his brother got his old computer and logged on and did that to play a trick and by the time Polly found out everything had gone to hell and he somehow couldn't fix all the confusion, anger and heartbreak caused by this prank of his brother's.

    [edit] On another note...I can't really think of anything cept Joe's Bongo purchase. Once again Joe, congrats :)

    Oh wait! Me getting my GK700RBII ^_^ That was a big highlight for me atleast.
  7. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    Most Significant....

    1st.) Munji's jump from Eden to Aguilar
    2nd.) Ed Fuqua's return
    3rd.) Rickbass :(
    4rd.) Joe's Bongo
  8. jive1

    jive1 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jan 16, 2003
    Owner/Retailer: Jive Sound
    Yeah, definitely. Can't wait for the next one

    My favorite was the now extinct, "Photshopped TBers" thread.
  9. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    Most significant/amusing/aggravating:

    1) The Tara labs fiasco
    2) The Polly fiasco
    3) The Islamofacist fiasco
    4) The Musical Spittoon fiasco
  10. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Ok...I have questions, because clearly, I am stupid and thus did not pay attention to TB at all this year. Y'all can PM me some answers if you don't want to drag this up in the thread.

    What the hell happened with...

    Anyway, I'm going to go with the Tara Labs thing being pretty big this year. Hmm...Joshua selling his Zon left a huge hole in MY heart! Also, Nino starting to get known across TB for his Valentis is pretty damn sweet.
  11. That's what really happened? I thought it was pretty much proven that Polly himself did it? :confused:

    I have noticed a lot less Tiger-attacking-Gazelle-type fighting here. Most people have seemed to be much more civil this year. Then again, I pretty much avoid the lounge. :D

    Congrats on the Bongo, Joe. :)

  12. I've just recently talked to him and that's his story. I seem to also recall not long after we all found out it was a "joke" that it was his brother.
  13. I havent been here very long, but i have to say the my favorite part of TB so far has been the Tull Bassists thread.
  14. Gia


    Feb 28, 2001
    a certain member of this site phoning me in los angeles whilst drunk.

    and polly not being dead, that was cool.
  15. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Oh yeah, Rickbass' passing is #1 to me. Man, I miss him. RIP. :(
  16. The Paper Rock Scissor Cow thread.

    With so much bull going on in the world and people sadly getting bongos... :p it is really nice to have something so fun go on like that.

    New Years resolution...

    Get more into TB and maybe make some friends along the way.
  17. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Joe's "you guys suck" post! sorry Joe ;)

    Im still digging the CD.
  18. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    My most significant moment of 2004 was May 11 when I quit smoking!!

  19. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Yeah Me too. RickBass was cool!

    Joe! Congrats on the Bongo! I hope it's working well for ya!
  20. Rickbass, no question. :(