At the moment I am working on 8 basses for our stocklist. As I started one of them got ordered and 2 of them reserved, but at least I'll have 5 new basses for sale in a few weeks. Here's a picture of some of the colours I have sprayed. Olympic white, shell pink, pharaoh [...]
The first sunbursts that Fender made were yellow stain on bare wood, and then dark brown and red. These were the bursts I prefered and have made up until now. Later in the 60's Fender switched to black, red and yellow, and all was coloured lacquer. It has quite a different look, but has become [...]
Here's Phaedra and her new bass. It's the latest version of BeBop 5, namely the Glenn Gaddum signature version (that is not featured on our website yet...) Basically it's a downsized BeBop 5 with 17mm stringspacing.
This beauty was custom made for Sander Lange. Alder body, maple/rosewood neck, binding + blockinlays, Fralins, silverburst, matching headstock, our dual tonecontrol and fatboost. Cool looks and many different JB sounds available, from vintage to modern.
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.