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Spinal Tap?

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by mlu, Oct 3, 2005.


  1. mlu

    mlu

    Jul 18, 2005
    Houston, Texas
    I was a friends house the other day, we were relaxing and jamming out for a while. After getting bored of just us playing we decided to sit down and watch one of the funniest rock and roll movie ever! SPINAL TAP! With me being distracted by the overly small stone henge, and trying to find our way back stage, i wasnt really paying attention to waht bass the bassist was using.

    I unfortuneately dont have access to the movie, but if memory serves me right i believe he had alembic. Please correct me if i am wrong, this has been bugging me all week.
     
  2. Whafrodamus

    Whafrodamus

    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    BC rich.
     
  3. mlu

    mlu

    Jul 18, 2005
    Houston, Texas
    Sweet thanks, you have made my day.
     
  4. None funnier!
     
  5. Philbiker

    Philbiker Pat's the best!

    Dec 28, 2000
    Northern Virginia, USA
    Making a big thing out of it would have been a good idea.
     
  6. adouglas

    adouglas

    Jun 23, 2003
    Bridgeport, CT
    So you're telling me that you feel like a preserved moose when you play on stage?
     
  7. It's such a fine line between stupid, and clever.
     
  8. It's a pastel black.
     
  9. It's like, how much more black could this be? and the answer is none. None more black
     
  10. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars
    ...but, you can't dust for vomit, y'know...
     
  11. "..this one goes to 11"
     
  12. uglycicles

    uglycicles Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Southwest Chicago
    And then, uh.. Des Moines.

    *pause*

    I don't know, it's in Indiana or something.
     
  13. You can see yourself in... Both sides!
     
  14. sloppysubs

    sloppysubs

    Nov 24, 2002
    Swansboro, NC
    Simply a two word review. It just says, "S#*& sandwich."

    You can't print that! You can't print that!
     
  15. iamthebassman

    iamthebassman

    Feb 24, 2004
    Austin,Texas
    Endorsing Artist: Phantom Guitars, Eastwood Guitars
    BC Rich doubleneck 4/8 on "Big Bottom".
     

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  16. dwjazz54

    dwjazz54

    Jan 21, 2003
    Jersey City, NJ
    It (Stonehenge) was in danger of being trampled by a dwarf.
     
  17. Didn't they all play bass on Big Bottoms? Three basses all playing the same thing.
     
  18. iamthebassman

    iamthebassman

    Feb 24, 2004
    Austin,Texas
    Endorsing Artist: Phantom Guitars, Eastwood Guitars
    Yes, but the question was what bass the bassist played.
     
  19. Szipmonk

    Szipmonk

    May 11, 2004
    NYC
    Brilliant movie!!!


    Well, this piece is called "Lick My Love Pump".


    Here lies David St. Hubbins... and why not?


    Well, I'm sure I'd feel much worse if I weren't under such heavy sedation.
     
  20. "David and Nigel are like poets, you know, like Shelley or Byron, or people like that. The two totally distinct types of visionaries, it’s like fire and ice, and I feel my role in the band is to be kind of the middle of that, kind of like lukewarm water."