ugliest sunburst ever??

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Yvon, Apr 9, 2004.

  1. Yvon

    Yvon Supporting Member

    Nov 2, 2000
    Montreal, Canada
    And it's not a cheap bass!!

  2. Doesnt look that bad too me. Actually i kind of like it.
    Maybe im missin something? :meh:
  3. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Dang....Someone screwd up.And if its supposed to be like that... Dang.. Its not even nicely shaped.

    MAJOR METAL HARVESTER OF SORROW Staff Member Supporting Member

    I personaly like more color in a burst then black. I have seen worse then that though.
  5. smperry

    smperry Moderator Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Bay Area, CA
    Endorsing Artist: Martin Keith Guitars
    Ouch. Anyone have some other contenders?

  6. Matthew Bryson

    Matthew Bryson Guest

    Jul 30, 2001
  7. natrab


    Dec 9, 2003
    Bay Area, CA
    Yeah, I've never been a big fan of the standard sunburst. That kinda puts a twist on it that I like.
  8. ahhh! not a fan of it, but the fretboard is nicely shaped. :)
  9. I've seen a lot of Gibson sunbursts like that, with a "blob" in the middle and not much bursting.
  10. I like it. Sunburst is good when the bass has an ugly shape. Your eye is naturally drawn to the color and away from the dark.
  11. Where is the other screw to the bridge pickup!
  12. Tom Crofts

    Tom Crofts

    Mar 15, 2001
    Firmly in the eye of whoever did that sunburst. I hope. :ninja:
  13. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    You know what? that bass is horrible.

    You should buy it, give it to me and I'll teach them to make such a, a,......... bass. Yeah that'll show them.
  14. Holy Antigua Batman!

    Actually i always liked Antigua. :)
  15. Erlendur Már

    Erlendur Már

    May 24, 2000
    I don't think it looks that bad.. What's wrong with it?
  16. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Ya know, I never understood why these are so appealing. They are U-G-L-Y.

    Someone should slap their mother.
  17. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Oh man! Those look awesome! The lefty Jack Casady guitar is gorgeous! If only I were a lefty....and a guitarist...and had the money for such an instrument.

  18. Who did that to those once beautiful instruments :eek:
    makes me very sad indeed. :bawl:
    Especially the p-bass on the far left.
  19. The bass at the top of this thread looks ugly. The headstock of my squier is far nicer, and that has a fairly nice sunburst.