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Nerd bass alert

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by xush, Jul 9, 2002.

  1. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    by that, I mean that I covet it immensely...

    Beats the Fernandez ones, no?
  2. hey, that's actually not bad! people that don't like star wars wouldn't even notice it, and people that do would think it's really cool. win-win!
  3. Jason Brown

    Jason Brown

    May 1, 2000
    SLC, UT
    "Rebel Bass". Very Clever.
  4. DanGouge


    May 25, 2000
    That is so cool. Maybe he could carpet his amp in wookie fur to complete the theme...:D
  5. Dancehallclasher... I'm sure you'v heard this before But.. Is that a Caterpiller on your chin??? I 'v been wanting to ask you this for so long but didn't have the nerve to..until now.....Oh! Were you in that San Diego based band called The Dancehall Crashers?
    Star Wars Guitars Rule!


    Mar 3, 2001
    Ada, Ok
    ....... you said wookie fur.......:p
  7. pmkelly

    pmkelly Supporting Member

    Nov 28, 2000
    Kansas City, MO
    I like it!

  8. lakerkobe


    Jun 17, 2002
    Portland, OR
    Hmm... Mike Mills won that huh? Looks like the bass player from one of my favorite bands, REM, will be playing a new bass.
  9. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    I wonder if I could get a paint job like that on my Wishnevsky Banana Bass???

  10. cap


    Aug 8, 2001
    Hickam Hawaii
    *sniff sniff*

    I smell Photoshop

    but seriously...is that real? The top horn overlaps the neck...or am i just stupid?
  11. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    No Photoshop on my PC, cap.

    As far as I know, it's real - (check out the site mentioned in the pic). I don't get it either........ but then, with Wishnevsky's instruments, that's a healthy sign.
  12. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    Rickbass, I think they'd have to go with a Jabba the Hutt motif on that sucker...
  13. VS


    Jun 6, 2002
    Mountain City, Tennessee
    Discounted Gear: Peavey
    That's what Jabba would use in Jazz band. -Luke
  14. lazybassass


    Jan 23, 2002
    ha i wish i had enough time on my hands to build a star wars bass....or any bass for that matter.

    cool bass!
  15. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    Well, let's give ourselves credit - At least we bassists didn't have the poor taste to create a market for the Dale Earnhardt guitar!!!

    "Yessiree, bob, Winona Bob.....fetch me thet ther guitar and a 12-pack of muh sumbitchin' Pabst before I smack the crap outta ya in this hyar trailer so's we can be on thet there "Cops" show on the TeeVee! with awr 12 cats" :rolleyes:
  16. hahahaha! i think a leslie speaker would be a better commemoration. it just goes around in circles over and over again.
  17. Cool! I now know what bass I want for my solo turn in which I "shoot" the audience with my Boss Bass Synth laser effect. Maybe a laser pointer mounted in the headstock would complete that effect. Nice custom work....but I'd build a Warmouth with a reinforced or composite neck.
  18. CaracasBass


    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
    I´m not a nerd or geek or whatever... but that Millenium Falcon Bass looks really cool.......

    yes I like Star Wars......:rolleyes:
  19. [​IMG]

    Apparantly we do...ick.

    I fail to understand why anyone would put a sticker on such a lovely bass...

  20. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    That's just one very sad Wal owner with a sticker, isn't it Jeff?...........(tell me it is!).

    I can't imagine Wal making a production run of those like Gibson did or that a market exists for them.

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