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Whew! Just raised my self-esteem (Roscoe)....

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by funkycarnivore, Dec 12, 2001.

  1. The bass with the same name as my favourite L.A. area chicken and waffles place. I traded a Fender Sting P-Bass plus some cash for it. I love it! Blue is my fav, and so is 35" scale. This one has the Bartolini pickups and an Aguilar OBP-1, which is boost-only. I just got it this afternoon so I'm still learning the preamp, but it's so much fun, I don't mind having to figure out something new.
    Forgot to mention that it's the LG-3005 model.
  2. Oh so sweet! That is one nice bass!!
  3. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Feel better now? :p
  4. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    Last week a 535, now a Roscoe?? Sheesh, must be nice.............................;) :D

    Nice bass. Now that you got that one, you could just send me that MTD.:p
  5. Bass7755

    Bass7755 Supporting Member

    Oct 27, 2000
    Roanoke, Va.
    Man an MTD a few weeks ago...now a Roscoe!! You
    are worse than I was a couple of yeas ago. I
    bought a Roscoe a Modulus and a Lakland in a
    very short time. Its real looker...but your fav is blue, but in the pic is has a brown stain?? Whats up with that.
  6. Hey Dan, it must be the lighting. The bass is a sort of medium blue colour.
  7. Bass7755

    Bass7755 Supporting Member

    Oct 27, 2000
    Roanoke, Va.
    Hey FC...Blue ...Brown...whatever. Man, Keith picked a nice piece of Quilt for that one!!
    I will look for pics of my Roscoe I sold a couple of years ago, and post one. It was a looker too!!
    And it had a great "B" string too!!
    Great looking bass!!
  8. John Davis

    John Davis Guest

    Mar 27, 2001
    Houston, Texas
    Wow....that is a really nice bass. Congrats!
  9. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    I hated you for the MTD, and now I hate you even more!
  10. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    DR Strings
  11. Big time congrats on a darn beautiful bass. I am saving for a SKB3005 fretless. Great sounding and great playing basses. And pretty good looking too.
  12. I bet that, with the maple fingerboard and Aguilar preamp, that thing is an amazing slapper, which is a good find in a Roscoe.

  13. Angus

    Angus Supporting Member

    Apr 16, 2000
    Palo Alto, CA
    GOOD choice! Congrats! I love my Roscoe fretless, and I don't think I would trade it for anything.

    Of course, my Roscoe 6 string fretless is for sale...:D

    Congrats, FC! That is a BEAUTIFUL bass.
  14. malthumb


    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
    Nice bass!!! That quilt is making me dizzy. Or at least, dizzier.


  15. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Very nice, I believe I would keep that one and the 535 for longer than a few weeks, if I were you.
  16. BassMan2000


    Sep 27, 2000
    Thats one of the nicest Roscoes I've saw. Hey, just curious how much cash did you add? I really love that bass dude :D
  17. I just gave the guy my Sting Bass (that I just got yesterday!) and some chicken, and some waffles! And that was it! Oh, and $800.
  18. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    you have low self steem? :D
  19. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Very nice, Funky! Roscoes have great B's, and that maple board should add the brightness that wasn't in the Roscoes that I have played.

    That top is killer!!!
  20. Drool.. .Drool... Drool... Mmmm chicken...and oh yeah,I really like your newest addition...Not that I'm partial or biased.Congrats!!!

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