so - what "toys" did you get for X-mas?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by dancehallclasher, Dec 25, 2002.

  1. me, i got a planet waves cable and a boss TU-2 tuner. i'm quite happy with both of them, and especially surprised at how the TU-2 doesn't lay a finger on my precious, precious tone. even in non-bypass mode.

    oh, and i got some nifty hearos earplugs, too.
  2. JayAmel

    JayAmel Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2002
    Carcassonne, France
    The real gift I had for X-mas is a Samsung notebook PC.

    Not really music-related, but...

  3. HeavyDuty

    HeavyDuty Supporting Curmudgeon Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 26, 2000
    Suburban Chicago, IL
    For Yule from the Mother-in-law, I got the rest of the bucks to pay for the Tech21 Landmark 60 amp I have on order from John Wymore at Black Rose Customs :


    Tech21 Landmark 60 page

    It won out over a Bassman 25 - I really like my RBI.
  4. dbx 266xl compressor/gate
    behringer snr2000 denoiser
    a 2 space rack drawer
    violin and all the accessories
    how to start luthiering books
    cables and strings
    and lullaby by chuck palahniuk
  5. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    I got a Dremel. I am invincible. :D
  6. Stephen S

    Stephen S Member

    Apr 10, 2002
    San Bernardino, CA
    A Led Zep shirt
    A music stand
    a bass stand
    the only music related things i got so far, but it isnt even ten yet and i havent been to the music shop:D
  7. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    My wonderful girlfriend went all out this year. I got (not counting not-musical stuff):
    a couple of Vic Wooten cds
    the new Sleater-Kinney cd
    an old Jimmy Eat World cd
    a Hercules tri-guitar stand
    a Gary Willis Fingerboard Harmony book

    ...and a new Avatar 4x10 :D Unfortunately, my fretting pinky is still injured, so I can only play in short bursts, but it's great so far. Way up on the cool list as well are Dvds of C.H.U.D., Evil Dead 2, and UHF.

    Alas, I did not get a dremel. :( :D
  8. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    This year's raid netted me a new computer, Joe Osborne 5, a couple of gift certificates, a Mark King DVD, and a Roland V Bass to follow. However, I was screwed on the Dremel. :mad:
  9. I got one too! Great tool!

    Also i got a Panasonic Headphone set, a lot of blank CDRs (MWHAHAHAH! Sharereactor is now ALL MINE!), a T-shirt, and some other little stuff.

  10. Bardolph


    Jul 28, 2002
    Grand Rapids, MI
    -Make your own electric guitar by Melvyn Hiscock
    -Warwick rockbag
    -Flecktones live at the quick DVD
    -Strap locks
  11. i got a Yamaha RBX 765A. well i actually got it in january, but it was one of those "you can make it my christmas pressie" things


    i also got a PS2 with tony hawk 4 and GTA vice city

    oh, and a djambe and some wierd african percusion things, but i can't work out what they do exactly.


  12. We got:

    -- A photo printer

    -- $200

    -- Toys for little tyke

    Me and wife's present to each other:

    -- 1995 Nissan Pathfinder SE V6 (payments included... :rolleyes:

  13. GeorgeBush


    Dec 11, 2002
    I got my first bass ever a Hofner
  14. sparta cd
    led zep shirt
    tools for bass maintanence
    strings (3 or 4 sets)
    oh yeah, a new esp ltd c-304 four string.

    got my brother the crale of filth dvd. those guys are great. :D
  15. BassAxe


    Jul 22, 2002
    Culpeper, VA
  16. icks


    Jul 12, 2001
    Charleroi, Belgium
    a Ripper with 25 CD-R ...
    Thanks Mom ...

    I'll Also get a ROVER 220 :-D :-D

    Thanks Dad :-D

    By the way, dremel sucks !
  17. I got some Dean Markley NickelSteel strings (any good? I've never heard of them....) and I now need to find somewhere to use them.

    I also got a huge book of Storm Thorgerson's album art - the Eye Of The Strom book. It looks so cool, and from what I've read of it so far, quite good too.

    [EDIT] And I got a biography of Syd Barrett - Madcap by Tim Willis, it's now next on my reading list.
  18. I just got a cap.. LOL from a cousin.. but the toys are still to come, I'm gonna go buy something for myself with my dad today, or maybe tomorrow.
  19. I got a:

    case for my Gecko.
    a new nut installed on my Gecko
    a Chris Tomlin CD
    and a king sized flannel blanket, mmmm....king size

    And of course the best gift is Jesus who gave me:

    a changed life
    freedom from drugs and alcohol
    a purpose
    and hope

    Merry Christmas.