BeBop 5, abachi body, black stain, 1 coat of matte finish. Looking good or what?
These gold anodised aluminum pickguards were custom made by Tone Guard for our Soulmate.
Check this BeBop. It is 1965 Buick turquoise mist, original Dupont colour. For more details see our stocklist.
Last week we recorded soundfiles with Michel van Schie. We had 3 bodies and 2 neck. We wanted to record the sound difference in wood, so all bodies had the same pickups, set up to the same height. We swapped bodies and necks and recorded fingerstyle, slap, pick, and with multiple pickup configurations. That's many [...]
We recently shipped this bass to Sebastian in Germany. Enjoy your bass Sebastian! Body: one piece swamp ash Top: flame redwood Fingerboard: birdseye maple Neck maple/ash/maple Pickups: Nordstrand big singles Controls: vol/4-way rotary/tone Bridge: De Gier by ETS Tuners: Hipshot See the Elevation gallery for more pictures.
Check this BeBop 5 review It appears in Bass Musician Magazine, and was written by editor Jake Wolf.
You have to watch this video! For Dutchy's no explanation is needed. For everyone else: Henny Vrienten (Doe Maar) is one of the most respected musicians in Holland. We feel honoured that he has chosen for BeBop.
Here some pics of 2 custom order we built recently. One is a CT model with Buckeye top and pickupcover. The body is Walnut. The other is a Rondo by Dorian, a totally redesigned guitar by Sophie Dockx, with many innovative features. For more info check Dorian on FB.
Yes! We are excited. Henny choose a white and black BeBop, both with blockinlays and matching headstock. He really liked them a lot, which we like even more! :) Keep an eye on the tourdates of Doe Maar, because you're going to see these basses!
Most of these are ordered, but the 2 maple necks are still available. Check our facebook for more detailed pictures.