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Newbie hello from Belgium

Discussion in 'Welcome Forum - New Member Intros' started by OnlyMe, Mar 1, 2006.

  1. OnlyMe


    Feb 16, 2006
    Kontich / Belgium
    Hi guys and galls

    Another new face enters the room.

    I'm looking forward to hanging out around these boards!

    A little bit about me? I'm 30 and live in Belgium in a town near Antwerp.

    Been playing the bass for about 10 years now. Actually, I don't really remember the date I first picked up a bass :p

    Started out with a Sunn Mustang :p After a few years I got rid of it and bought myself a 4 string Bass Collection, which I thought was a pretty good guitar. Bought myself a 5 string version a couple years later, which I'm still love and so I'm still using it now. Anybody now what happened to the brand 'Bass Collection' anyway? Are they out of business or something? I can't seem to find anything on them.

    Anyway, these last few weeks I'm looking to buy myself a second bass, which would be a semi-accoustic. I've got my eye on the Washburn AB45.

    I'll see you around!

  2. BassBoris


    Mar 2, 2006
    Hi there I also just entered this forum.

    I'm 39 and used to live in Kontich too, moved a couple of years back to Sinaai near Sint-Niklaas.

    I've only been playing for a year and a half but I'm completely stuck on Bass ;-)

    I play a Cort 4 string which I really like.

  3. Kasper007


    Feb 9, 2006
    Another one from Belgium here! I live in Lier near Antwerp, I've also been playing for 1,5 years now and also saving up for a new bass. I was also thinking semi-hollow, something like the ibanez AGB140.
  4. OnlyMe


    Feb 16, 2006
    Kontich / Belgium
    Great to see some other local boys on this board :D

    My band rehearses in Lier every week :p
  5. Willem


    Dec 26, 2005
    We represent:d
    I'm from Overpelt (Limburrug :smug:)
  6. Eric Grossman

    Eric Grossman

    Nov 3, 2004
    St. Louis
    Endorsing Artist: Hipshot Products and SIT Strings
    Wow guys, my home away from home. Maybe I'll run into some of you next time I'm in Kappellen, or Antwerp, or Ghent, or wherever. Who knows. Keep playing, and welcome to the board.
  7. Kasper007


    Feb 9, 2006
    Too cool! I am 'fan' of K's Choice, there are some nice basslines you did there man. Not so much a fan of Sarah Bettens solo though (nor Woodface), is there no hope for a reunion sometime?
  8. Rodent

    Rodent A Killer Pickup Line™ Commercial User

    Dec 20, 2004
    Upper Left Corner (Seattle)
    Player-Builder-Founder: Honey Badger Pickups & Regenerate Guitar Works
    muthafunkabass - wow, a dude with 2 posts dissing on someone with 4 posts. I'm sure impressed

    OnlyMe - welcome to TB!

    All the best,

  9. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    You should see his other post. We got a hot one here!
  10. anonymous278347457

    anonymous278347457 Guest

    Feb 12, 2005

    mmm feel the trolling.....mmmmmm
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  12. OnlyMe


    Feb 16, 2006
    Kontich / Belgium
    As this was a reaction to a post that's now deleted, I thought it best to edit this as well.
  13. Vorago

    Vorago (((o)))

    Jul 17, 2003
    Antwerp, Belgium

    Jazeker, nog iemand van Antwerpen hier :D Baarechum om precies te zijn :D

    En repetities elke week in Koninkshooikt, nabij Lier.

    Welcom aboard, I'm still the only supporting Belgian here btw :D
  14. Ikke ben ne Gentenaar :p 1 kjaartje al bezig met de bas:p