Randy Coven's Cool Basses

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Boplicity, May 31, 2001.

  1. Boplicity

    Boplicity Supporting Member

    There is a Randy Coven thread going in the "Recordings" folder, but I thought I would call this to your attention here. At Coven's web site he has photos of his many unique and custom made basses, plus a description of their "history."

    If you would like to check out his basses, go to the site linked here and click on "Toys."


    Just an extra comment. His latest recording features a song played with his three octave fretless bass.
  2. Acacia


    Apr 26, 2000
    Austin, TX
    i saw him play his zimmerly live a few months ago. 36 frets!! he was smoking it!!!
  3. Boplicity

    Boplicity Supporting Member

    Dang! Tell me more. Was he with Yngwie or in a different band or what?
  4. Acacia


    Apr 26, 2000
    Austin, TX
    he toured with yngwie for the WAR TO END ALL WARS tour.

    I have never seen a bass player play runs like that so effortlessly.
  5. Funkster


    Apr 6, 2000
    Wormtown, MA
    The only thing I have by him is Funk Me Tender and that is a killer album.
    I would love to see him live.