The Battle of the Multiple Bass Owners

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Freakapotamus9, Dec 12, 2001.


  1. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    If you look on the Overwater bass site and look in their gallery; they mention that one guy has 40 of their custom basses - including 7 strings etc.

    And that's just his Overwater basses - not including his other basses! :eek:
     
  2. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    LMAOROTF!!!!!! Yeah right. Who are you trying to fool, yourself. ;) Next week there will be a thread...

    "Funksters new X-mas present to himself" ;)
     
  3. I have five, four of which were bought in the past 18 months. I think it's time for me to knock it off for a while.

    Mike J.
     
  4. john turner

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

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    i think that guy posted some stuff for sale here once. that's really cool to have that many. i need to get bill conklin on retainer. :D
     
  5. MtnGoat

    MtnGoat

    May 7, 2000
    MA/NH
    Currently I own 5 basses, but would like to add a fretless 6 to the arsenal.

    Peavey Cirrus 6 fretted
    Surine Fretless 4
    Surine Fretted 5
    Mike Lull Vintage Jazz 4 Fretted
    DeArmond Pilot 4 (****ty bass for teaching)

    Digs
     
  6. I only have 8.........For now!!! :D
     
  7. On Tuesday I had 16, sold a P bass that evening, but today it looks like 14.
    If the bank draft turns up for the Status Graphite S2, I’ll be wrapping it up and sending it State-side.

    Having a sell up as I think I’m going to be moving to Thailand in the next few months.
    Going to take 3 with me. The Sadowsky, Anniversary Ray and the Gold hardware P bass. That should cover it.

    It won't be goodbye as I will be online out there and still plan to make music.

    Spike.
     
  8. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Good Gawd!
    I only have 5:
    2 Warwicks (Stage 2 4 & 5)
    Fender Jazz (must have. Used mainly for recording.)
    2 customs (actually 1, an Aries 6. The Eshenbaugh 5 will be ready in 2 weeks!)

    I've got a Lakland Skyline, Sei 5, Warwick Infinity 5 and another Stage 1 in the works. That'll be all I need. Now, as for all I WANT....................:p
     
  9. JeremyC

    JeremyC

    Oct 5, 2001
    Berkeley, CA
    7 with one more on order.


    Allen Woody was the all time winner in this category, what did he have, 250?
    He who dies with the most toys wins.
     
  10. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Inactive

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    DR Strings
    Then I'm glad I'm losing

    ;)
     
  11. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    He who dies with the most toys, still dies!
    BTW, he had 245.:rolleyes:
     
  12. malthumb

    malthumb

    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
    I oughta show my wife this thread so she can see how lucky she is that I only have 4.

    Peace,

    James
     
  13. I only have two, but I have five and a half motorcycles the half is a whole motorcycle but I built it in my basement and now I can't get it out:eek: :( If I started buying a ton of basses also I think i would be living on the streets and looking for a new girlfriend.) ok she's gone now, {whispering} I'm getting another one next week a schecter Elite 4 to match the 5. I will give you a review later;)
     
  14. Funkster

    Funkster Supporting Member

    Apr 6, 2000
    Wormtown, MA
    Nino you are so right:cool: but it might be two weeks:D
     
  15. Thumper

    Thumper Supporting Member

    Mar 22, 2000
    Syracuse Ut
    With:
    - 3 Roscoes (2 LG5's, 1 SG5)
    - 2 Fenders ('66 Jazz, '76 P)
    - 1 Lakland dlx 55
    - 1 Pedulla Rapture 5
    - 1 Steinberger Spirit 5

    I am positively, absolutely done buying basses (this year). I think I can convince myself, justify the need for an acoustic/electric 5er. And then there is always the need for.....
     
  16. Yes, me too! I'm just glad there are only two weeks left!
    MTD 535
    Brubaker NBS-Custom 5 (x2)
    Roscoe LG-3005
    Rick Turner Electroline fretless 5 (piezo-only)
    Spector NS5CR
    Lakland Skyline Series 55-01 (on the way)
    Rickenbacker 4003
    Fender P-Bass
    I guess that's 9--at least I'm still in single digits!
     
  17. xush

    xush

    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    I'd like to hear about your take on the Infinity when you get it, I don't meet many other owners...

    I'm up to 17 basses presently.
    Done for the year. Pretty sure. Probably won't buy anymore. Yeah...
     
  18. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    I was hoping to get a REALLY sweet Artist Deal for it, but those bastards are charging me $1200 for it!:mad:
     
  19. xush

    xush

    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    Those greedy bastages! What's that, more than half off? Not sure what they list for. I didn't pay too much more for my prototype ... hope you get a deal! I sure love mine.
     
  20. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2001
    Spencerport, New York
    Ive got 6.
    3 MIA P's
    MIM P
    MIM Deluxe J
    Squier P
     
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