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Super Freak?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Rockinreject, Apr 13, 2009.

  1. Here's a bit of an odd question. Can anyone here tell me what bass does Rick James Use in the Video For Super Freak? ;)

  2. Spector_Ray


    Aug 8, 2004
    Rickenbacker. The Ric afficianados here will chime in about which model it is.
  3. Korladis

    Korladis Banned Supporting Member

    Rickenbacker 4001 from the latter half of the 70's.
  4. bongomania

    bongomania Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Oct 17, 2005
    PDX, OR
    owner, OVNIFX and OVNILabs
    From what I've read, he used a Ric 4001 to record the album too, it wasn't just a video prop.

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