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Something's wrong here...

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Sheep Man, Apr 4, 2002.

  1. I was reading the Chinese paper with my Chinese tutor earlier today, and...look at what I found!
    Can you spot what's wrong in the picture? :D

  2. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    His left hand technique.

    And stickers are plain wrong, too. :p
  3. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    Strap's too long, playing acoustically?!! I think we have a case of blatant miming syndrome! ;)
  4. :D

    I wouldn't say the strap is too long, but yeah, it might help if he plugged it in.
  5. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    I thought a weird picture with a wav of someone screaming was going to pop into sight so I didn't look at it.
  6. and why is he holding a studio-mike like that ? those stablisers are way expensive.. :eek:
  7. me too, I think I'm traumatized forever. whenever I hear the phrase "what's wrong with this picture?" I have flashbacks.:(
  8. LowEndRider

    LowEndRider Guest

    Mar 4, 2002
    He's singing through the top of a studio Neumann copy mike with gold sputtered 1" diapraghm hypercardioid mike 90 degrees off phase.........................just a guess?
  9. There may be a wireless unit in the bass, it looks like there may e a little antenna there.
    I forget the model but I saw one at Mars Music that looked like a Pocket Rocket but with an anenna.

    Other than that I would say the bright red shirt with a cream colored jazz bass.
  10. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    There is the epitome of poseur. A Jazz Bass that isn't plugged in, and a guy cradling an expensive studio mike like it's one of those Shure 55SH models.:rolleyes:
  11. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    well, other than the bass not being plugged in, if one were to hold a large diaphram condenser mic by the shock mount like that all you'd get through the mic was -THUMP-THUMP-THUMP- as you moved your hand.
  12. Blackbird

    Blackbird Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    I think the question is can you spot what's right with this picture...

    The way he's handling the mic is totally bugging me.
  13. No, no, no. I know that guy that's singing; he's not Chinese, he's Irish. :D

    Betcha didn't know that.

    That's a pretty good mask though, wouldn't you say?

    Mike J. (wait 'till I take my mask off :rolleyes:)
  14. Hey, on that last post, I wanted a rolleyes face, but got a smiley. I guess there's something wrong.

    Mike J.
  15. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    If you put a close parentheses after a colon, it will override the first part of your smiley code.
  16. Eh?
    I don't see anything that remotely resembles an antenna in the picture...
    Could you point it out for me? :p
  17. Eh maybe it is just one of the stickers near the jack.
  18. jchikhale


    Feb 25, 2002
    Los Angeles, CA
    um... i think that guys bass isnt hooked up to an amp. i dont know about you guys, but my bass needs to be amplified.
    maybe they build 'em different in china...
  19. Dude.. it's a jazzbass.. the jack is on the iron controll plate, facing straight forward.. :)

    b.t.w. is it just me, or does that singer have a Jerry Springer-type nose ? :D :rolleyes:

  20. Wow I have to get off the pipe.
    I was thinking the sticker to the left of the plate was a jack.

    Guess I should take my Jazz bass back from my friends house.

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