What bass does Andy Metcalfe (The Egyptians) Play?

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by rogerbmiller, Oct 6, 2003.

  1. rogerbmiller

    rogerbmiller Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 16, 2003
    I've always been curious about what kind of fretless bass Andy Metcalfe from Robyn Hitchcock's Egyptians plays. Anyone out there have any idea?

  2. When I saw the Soft Boys he had a Precision I think. I might have been a Jazz but I'm 90% sure it was a P-Bass. Definately Fender though. I seem to recall reading somewhere that it's the same one he bought way back when the Soft Boys had their first go around. Fantastic player BTW. I wonder how he is as a lawyer?

  3. Armchair Thief

    Armchair Thief Guest

    Aug 18, 2003
    Houston, Texas
    "One Long Pair of Eyes" was one of the songs that was directly responsible for me wanting to take up fretless bass... tasteful and evocative.