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by RickG
01 Mar 2017, 08:42
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The LEARN ONE SONG EVERY DAY Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 5735

Re: The LEARN ONE SONG EVERY DAY Thread

Been running through a few things the last couple of nights for a potential project:

Jet - are you gonna be my girl
Black Crowes - Remedy and Hard to handle
Franz Ferdinand - Take me out
Them - Gloria
Wolfmother - Joker and the Thief
by RickG
01 Mar 2017, 08:38
Forum: Basses
Topic: The new bass waiting room...
Replies: 2043
Views: 115485

Re: The new bass waiting room...

Eta Monday http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m207/Johnny_Hunt/roger-waters-precision-full_zpsrosmsqsp.jpg Never been a fender guy. And only ever really favoured active preamps since i bought my 2nd bass and my 1st active at the time. So i thought i owe it too the history of the instrument too have...
by RickG
17 Feb 2017, 14:41
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: R.E.M - bass effects used
Replies: 5
Views: 546

Re: R.E.M - bass effects used

P with a pick and probably not much else required I reckon. Love playing basslines like Orange Crush, so solid and direct.
by RickG
16 Feb 2017, 10:08
Forum: Amps, Preamps, Cabs - Classifieds
Topic: Fender Rumble V3 200 Combo $550 SOLD
Replies: 8
Views: 1165

Re: Fender Rumble V3 200 Combo

I've been gassing for one of these ever since they were released - just can't justify the expense right now :cry
by RickG
10 Feb 2017, 13:35
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Try before you buy?
Replies: 4
Views: 639

Try before you buy?

Hi, Just curious what you guys think about hiring and perhaps buying from somewhere like this? http://www.musicorp.com.au/bass-combo-amps/ Primarily looking for an amp upgrade but can't justify the expense right now. As always there's pros and cons but the cost seems reasonable to me (unless the est...
by RickG
30 Jan 2017, 09:04
Forum: Bass Player Resources
Topic: OzBass Members' gigs - go on promote yourself!
Replies: 1493
Views: 122045

Re: OzBass Members' gigs - go on promote yourself!

^^ I was in the Bateau Bay/Shelley Beach area on the weekend. Should have stopped by!
by RickG
24 Jan 2017, 12:14
Forum: Off Topics
Topic: A bit creepy
Replies: 23
Views: 1847

Re: A bit creepy

Not sure how you guys can work in places like you've described! I can't say I've ever had any experiences like these, but used to be paralysingly afraid of the dark as a kid. Over that now thankfully
by RickG
10 Jan 2017, 13:42
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Show us your gigs.
Replies: 570
Views: 52824

Re: Show us your gigs.

^^ took me a while to find you hidden at the back there ;)
by RickG
14 Sep 2016, 13:04
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The LEARN ONE SONG EVERY DAY Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 5735

Re: The LEARN ONE SONG EVERY DAY Thread

It's funny how things work into your head. Yesterday in the gym the radio was on WSFM and they were doing an 80s segment. Shout it to the top by the Style Council came on and reminded me how much I loved this song and Paul Weller as a kid. Last night I was kicking around at home and just picked the ...
by RickG
29 Aug 2016, 09:52
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Ebay thread PART ONE - the good, bad, and ridiculous...
Replies: 284
Views: 11784

Re: The Ebay thread - the good, bad, and ridiculous...

Fender 50s Re-issue P bass in Sydney. $1150 atm (Is this a 'Classic 50s' ?) http://m.ebay.com.au/itm/Fender-50s-Re-issue-Precision-bass-guitar-/222219794883?_trkparms=aid%253D222007%2526algo%253DSIC.MBE%2526ao%253D1%2526asc%253D20150519202357%2526meid%253D3b113556c1694a17b022a6502778a9ca%2526pid%25...
by RickG
22 Aug 2016, 09:04
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: What have you PLAYED on bass today?
Replies: 367
Views: 24096

Re: What have you PLAYED on bass today?

^^ Every time my 9yo son messes around with his bass when he's supposed to be practising that's the riff he pulls out. I think I only showed him how to play it once
by RickG
17 Aug 2016, 16:11
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Ebay thread PART ONE - the good, bad, and ridiculous...
Replies: 284
Views: 11784

Re: The Ebay thread - the good, bad, and ridiculous...

Bit of a bargain to be had here I reckon - $330 and negotiable
http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/fairfiel ... 1121499570
by RickG
12 Aug 2016, 10:37
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: What have you PLAYED on bass today?
Replies: 367
Views: 24096

Re: What have you PLAYED on bass today?

veebass wrote:Brass in pocket.
Love that bassline; one of those ones that just drives the song effortlessly.
by RickG
11 Aug 2016, 14:44
Forum: Basses
Topic: 68 bitsa Precision market value???
Replies: 107
Views: 5074

Re: 68 bitsa Precision market value???

That video posted earlier has done nothing to cure my GAS for a 50s reissue p-bass :drool:
by RickG
06 Aug 2016, 18:33
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Sydney GTG 6th Aug photos and discussion.
Replies: 68
Views: 3427

Re: Sydney GTG 6th Aug photos and discussion.

Great photos! Glad to see Riley's group shot worked out. Really nice to meet a few of you and put a few faces to names, and play some basses I'd never get a chance to otherwise :hyper: