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Verdine White's bass at Grammys

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by malibu, Feb 10, 2004.


  1. malibu

    malibu Guest

    Dec 26, 2001
    anyone know what bass Verdine White of
    Earth, Wind, and Fire was jammin' with last night ?

    blowin' up the first pic, it almost looks
    like there could be a modded thumbrest -

    whad'dya think ?
     
  2. i believe it's a yamaha trb4p mark I. i could be wrong :bassist:
     
  3. looks like a yamaha to me
     
  4. malibu

    malibu Guest

    Dec 26, 2001
    Thanks guys !
     
  5. Yvon

    Yvon Supporting Member

    Nov 2, 2000
    Montreal, Canada
    Yamaha TRB4P
     
  6. I thought he was endorsed by Ibanez... :confused:
     
  7. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    It' defintley one of these - if you look at the group shot on the right - you can just about make out the Yamaha logo on the headstock - which is a very distinctive shape anyway!
     
  8. NV43345

    NV43345

    Apr 1, 2003

    Me Too, I have a Catalog from a few years back with a signature model in it.
     
  9. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    But it's clearly not the Ibanez that he's playing there - it looks very different :

    [​IMG]
     
  10. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Atlanta, GA!
    Yamaha TRB4P (w/piezo bridge)
     
  11. abraham laboriel has the same bass but i think he has the 5 or 6 string version. :bassist:
     
  12. NJL

    NJL

    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    yammie
     
  13. spots

    spots

    Feb 7, 2004
    boston, MA
    oooooh i love verdine's sound...
    how do i get it?