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What is this bass Gary Willis is using?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Sonorous, Feb 13, 2005.

  1. Sonorous


    Oct 1, 2003
    Denton, TX

    Does anyone know? It doesn't look like the Ibanez signature bass I've seen him using before.
  2. narud

    narud Supporting Member

    Mar 15, 2001
    santa maria,california
    before the sigs, ibanez was making him custom sr 885's. the bridge pickup on his is farther away from the bridge than a stock 885 of its era.
  3. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL
    wassup with the Tom morello look?
  4. Wilbyman


    Sep 10, 2003
    Parkersburg, WV
    I think the kids call it "male pattern baldness". I've read he has like 200 baseball caps.
  5. Asaf


    Jun 9, 2003
    you mean Tom morello copied the Gary Willis look :D .
  6. gregulus


    Jan 20, 2005
    That looks like a custom job before his GWB sig series.
  7. Sonorous


    Oct 1, 2003
    Denton, TX
    Ok, thanks guys. I saw a clip of the video on basslobster.com and really liked the way it sounds. If it had just been a sound clip, it could have fooled me into thinking it was Jaco playing.
  8. Soulfinger


    Sep 20, 2004
    Houston, TX
    You should try out the the budget-version of the Willis signature. It's a very nice fretless, especially for the money.