Ugly Guitars/Basses(again...)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Trevorus, Oct 27, 2003.

  1. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    I want to see some ugly/funky/wierd/unique guitars/basses. Not the stuff on bunnybass and stuff likme that. Go to your local pawn shop with a camera, and find me some ugly stuff. JT's conklins don't cound. We all know those things can fit any of those categories. Don't get me wrong, I'd love to have them all, but man. That is some wierd stuff... :D :p Nice basses, JT!
  2. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    I'll get it started.

  3. odie

    odie Supporting Member

  4. i like that heart shaped bass. it's...different, but not in a bad way. it would suck to not have a strap though.
  5. I don't think it's ugly either. At least it's balanced, and the headstock isn't too weird.

    Gosh, aesthetics are so subjective. I think single-cut basses are frickin ugly, but folks are obviously shelling out the big bucks for 'em.

    There's an article on Daisy Rock basses in November's Bass Player. If these instruments get young girls interested in playing bass, it's a good thing.
  6. Danny R.

    Danny R. Supporting Member



    one day I'll own this bass :bassist:
  7. MyNameIsMUD


    Sep 25, 2003
  8. Victor Wooten98

    Victor Wooten98 Guest

    Jul 31, 2003
    South of Heaven...
    Thats not.........
  9. Jack


    Sep 6, 2003
    Newcastle, UK
    Daisy Rock Basses rule. The shorter scale and P style pup give them a warm, full sound.
  10. This is NOT ugly!

    This IS ugly!

  11. Killdar


    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    I think this Ashbory shape is SO much better than the standard one. I'd love to own one just like that but finding one would be quite the challenge.
  12. Killdar


    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    Pat Metheny's Pikasso guitar is interesting.

  13. GAS

  14. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Umm, how's that tuned? :p
  15. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Very, very carefully.
  16. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Pat Metheny is so cool.

    ha has so many neat guitars.

    One of the only guitar plays I know of that plays fretless guitar. ;)
  17. robe


    Oct 19, 2003
    its a real cool work of art.....who agrees?:bassist: :bassist: :bassist: :) :)
  18. jbay


    May 23, 2002
    A couple of Ron Thal's guitars... Another fretless guitar guy too...



  19. artistanbul

    artistanbul Nihavend Longa Vita Brevis

    Apr 15, 2003