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New Member saying hi

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by JohnnyA, Aug 21, 2004.

  1. JohnnyA


    Aug 21, 2004
    Hey everybody,

    This is my first post on Talkbass, and thought I should make it count by saying Hi to everyone and giving a little bit of a background on myself.

    So, here goes:

    -I'm 17
    -live in Canada
    -have been playing bass for 4 years (took lessons for 2)
    -absolutely LOVE music, it's basically 85% percent of what i do
    My favourite musicians/ bands include: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jimi Hendrix, Beatles, Nirvana, Radiohead, Rage, Beck, Frog Brigade, the Police, and a lot, lot more

    Talkbass seems like an awesome collection of information, and a non-stop party, and I hope I fit in around here.

    So... yeah... thats pretty much it.

  2. kserg


    Feb 20, 2004
    London, UK
    Welcome to TB, this place is awesome and we love ourselves dearly...

    Have fun here, you probably fit in :D We are easy :bag:

  3. Hey johnny-boy, I'm becca. Hope you have a good...something.
  4. Greetings, salutations and best regaurds.

    HA, beat that ;)

    Oh yeah, welcome. Have fun and use the search feature :cool:
  5. Hi Johnny Appleseed!!

    I didn't know you were Canadian... wow, we learn something new everyday :D .

    Welcome to TalkBass, dude.
  6. Hey Johnny, nice to meet you. I'm almost 17 (I got in trouble for saying I was 17 once :meh: ), I've been playing for four years too (but I'm still taking lessons), and it looks like we have similar tastes.

    Too bad you live in Canada. I'm not one for long distance relationships :eek: just kidding :D

    Hope you have fun here, look forward to seeing more of you around. :smug:

    EDIT: you have an.... interesting website. :D
  7. Mike Money

    Mike Money Banned

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
    Avatar Speakers Endorsing Hooligan
    Run while you still can.
  8. kserg


    Feb 20, 2004
    London, UK
    And you learned your lesson, didn’t you!
  9. Hehe, sure did. :D
  10. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Howdy Johnny, I'm from Ontario :D. Almost 17, and I'm almost halfway into my third year of playing. Have a good time, this place is a great place to talk shop with other musicians and whatnot. Don't underestimate the search feature, but don't be afraid to ask for help -- it's what we're here for :).
  11. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    Welcome!!!!!! Enjoy the party. BYOB!!!!!. :)
  12. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Greetings and salutations :)
  13. Hello.
  14. Greetings!

    What I want to know is, why is Nino using Yvons avatar?... Or is that really Yvon posing as Nino?
  15. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
  16. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Wait... you are a Canadian bass player, and your favorite band isn't Rush....

    something isn't right. :confused:
  17. JohnnyA


    Aug 21, 2004
    Rush who? Oh man, I said that too loud. I think I'm going to get the crap kicked out of me....
    Seriously, thanks for the welcomes all. Especially from those who made an attept to hit on me.

    And Steph, as for the website, the best thing to do is ignore it. My friends and I have WAY too much time on our hands. :D

  18. JohnnyA


    Aug 21, 2004

    edit: forgot the "e" on "unite". that would have been embarassing ;)
  19. You're welcome. ;)

    I figured. :eyebrow: :D

    I need more space for mine, I'm having trouble with my data transfer. Oh well, it's what you have to put up with when you're not prepared to pay for it. :eek: :smug: