Roll Call - How Many Years Have You Been Playing???

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Roll Call - How Many Years Have You Been Playing???

Postby Cheap Bass Tard » Mon Jul 24, 2006 9:19 am

Me? Rhythm GTR 30 yrs. on and off

Bass - 4 years, although I think a lot of the GTR stuff really helped w/my fretboard knowledge

Wasted 26 valuable years of my life playing the wrong dam instrument [smilie=fun_84.gif]

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Postby aussiemark » Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:21 pm

Guitar and bass since 1974 (that's 32 years for those of you who are math challenged), although have hardly touched a 6 stringer in the last 10 years.
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Postby harleyyy » Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:34 pm

Started on bass in 74' , five year hiatus in the mid 90's.
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Postby aussiemark » Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:39 pm

I had one of those hiatus doodads for most of the 90's too.
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Postby Monkeyboy » Tue Jul 25, 2006 9:16 am

As mentioned in another post, been playing since I was 16/17 but started taking lessons at 18 and that's when I started to get really serious in playing.
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Postby shamus63 » Tue Jul 25, 2006 10:15 am

Nothin' but bass since April '79!

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Postby noahvale » Tue Jul 25, 2006 10:20 am

Started playing tuba in 1964. Stopped playing music in 1970. Got an electric bass in 1989. Been playing steady since then.
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Postby fdmundo » Wed Jul 26, 2006 10:25 pm

40 years. Played 'cello and guitar for a few years before that.

You'd think I'd be better at it by now...
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Postby DigthemLows » Wed Aug 09, 2006 4:28 pm

Since 1989..........damn, I need to take lessons.......he he
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Postby Mike Childree » Wed Aug 09, 2006 5:30 pm

This Sept 1 will be 29 yrs of continuous bass playing for me.
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Postby Templar » Wed Aug 09, 2006 9:29 pm

1970, bass only.

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Postby Don Kane » Thu Aug 10, 2006 11:03 am

Started playing clarinet and sax in 1957, then started playing bass in 1963. Much cooler being a bass player in High School than a clarinetist.
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Postby sflajimmy » Sat Aug 12, 2006 1:26 pm

Not long enough [smilie=fun_84.gif]
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Postby MacTecTommy » Fri Aug 18, 2006 11:49 pm

Played bass for 8 yrs, switched to lead singer/rhythm guitar for 10 yrs, back to bass for the last 2 yrs... Im a much better bassist.... By the was, is Bassist a word? All the spell checkers say no!
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Postby luve2fli » Sun Aug 20, 2006 2:37 pm

Since '82
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