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next to amps

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by jezza11, Dec 12, 2005.

  1. jezza11


    Nov 28, 2005
    Sydney, Australia
    does anyone ever notice that bassists always stand next to their amps, especially in rock bands? :)
  2. cheezewiz

    cheezewiz Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2002
  3. Ericman197


    Feb 23, 2004
  4. Because they should stand behind the drum kit or on top of the guitar amp instead?
  5. bassman314

    bassman314 I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process...

    Mar 13, 2005
    Bay Area, CA
    If by 'next to' you mean close proximity as defiend by their input cable?

    yes... guitarists do, too!
  6. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Philly Suburbs
    not me, i use wireless!

  7. I'm ususally positioned right outside the women's restroom.
  8. Folmeister

    Folmeister Knowledge is Good - Emile Faber Supporting Member

    May 7, 2003
    Tomball, Texas
    If the other band people left me more than a postage-stamp sized area to put both me and my equipment in, I probably would stand somewhere where I could actually be seen.