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People who own more than one j bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by RoboChrist, May 9, 2010.


  1. RoboChrist

    RoboChrist Guest

    Jul 8, 2009
    Stop doing that. You only need one. :mad:
     
  2. Just for that, I will now make it my goal to own at least one more. :)
     
  3. TheBasicBassist

    TheBasicBassist

    Jan 8, 2009
    Newark, DE
    Endorsing Artist: Rosado Guitars
    But what if they're different brands? :)
     
  4. BKBassDude

    BKBassDude

    Jun 17, 2009
    Brooklyn, NY
    I have my Sadowsky 5 which is tuned a half step flat for my original rock project.

    I have my Fender Marcus Miller 4 which is set up for slap and goes to most of my session gigs.

    And I have my fretless Carvin SB5000 which is used for, well, when I need a fretless.

    I'd say thats a solid reason to have 3 J-style basses.
     
  5. Azzi

    Azzi

    Jul 13, 2009
    I have one and plan on getting a MIA Fender jazz when I get the money. Reason being, cause my current jazz is a Squier.
     
  6. Thunder Pulse

    Thunder Pulse

    May 12, 2007
    I plan on eventually having 7, and naming them after the days of the week. If I can't control the urge, I'll get 5 more and rename them after the months in the year.
     
  7. David1234

    David1234

    Jun 1, 2004
    Sydney, Australia
    Endorsing Artist: SWR Amplifiers
    If I have a Jaguar and a Warwick Infinity, is that two jazz basses or none? ;)
     
  8. queevil

    queevil

    Aug 6, 2009
    Waco,TX
    Um, actually I need another one because my only one right now is fretless which works well for about 95% of what I like to play but sometimes you just need something with frets. Oh, and I plan on buying a '78 Jazz because I need one from the year that I was born.
     
  9. Well Dag. I own 3.
    A ’70, an ’09 and a “project” 04.

    They don’t sound alike so there.

    MM
     
  10. MooseLumps

    MooseLumps Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2007
    Portland
    Sex:
    Male
    Location:
    Toronto, ON
    Current Setup:
    Alembic F-2B
    Crown K1
    Acme Low B-2 cabs
    Previously owned gear:
    Fbass BN4
    Various vintage and non-vintage Jazz Basses
    StingRay5, fretted and fretless
    G.A.S. List:
    Suhr Classic J (being built), a decent compressor
    Gigs, Bands, & Ensembles:
    Backtalk, a local blues and r&b outfit
    Influences and Teachers:
    James Jamerson, Jaco, Alain Caron, Paul Jackson
    Favorite Genres:
    All
    Other Hobbies & Interests:
    Cycling


    Glass house much?
     
  11. alembicguy

    alembicguy I operate the worlds largest heavey equipment Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2007
    Minnesota
    I own more than 1 because I can.
     
  12. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2005
    Syracuse NY
    Endorsing artist: Dingwall Guitars
    I own two.

    I play neither of them.
     
  13. lenorules1950

    lenorules1950

    Aug 20, 2004
    Meriden, CT
    I had two, a fretted and a fretless. I used the fretted as a trade-in on a Jag bass but I still have the fretless.
     
  14. spaz21387

    spaz21387

    Feb 25, 2008
    Portland oregon
    Well I own 2 p basses so to even it out I had to also own 2 jazz basses... and an acoustic bass and a guitar
     
  15. Sundown1206

    Sundown1206

    Jan 26, 2010
    Chicago
    I have eighteen jazz basses
     
  16. mr.mow

    mr.mow

    Feb 11, 2009
    Melbourne
    Endorsing Artist: BBE/G&L Basses
    The white one is kept pristine and used at home..
    The Black one is strictly for gigs (cheaper Japanese Fender, thick poly finish etc and a little more 'glam').

    I make no apologies!

    jazzes.
     
  17. seanm

    seanm I'd kill for a Nobel Peace Prize!

    Feb 19, 2004
    Ottawa, Canada
    But we are still allowed to have multiple P basses, right?

    If so, I am good :D
     
  18. BioDriver

    BioDriver A Cinderella story

    Aug 29, 2008
    Austin, TX
    I have one but ideally I'd like to have another as a fretless.

    And maybe a 5er. And a 5er fretless.
     
  19. Ric5

    Ric5 Supporting Member

    Jan 29, 2008
    Colorado
    I own 2 frankensteined 5 string jazz basses with active electronics.
     
  20. You only need one J bass, especially if its a Fender:)
     

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