Maarten Bakker is a great musician. His playing sounds mature, steady, dynamic, in time, and above all with soul. He's not throwing notes out there, he is making music. We're very happy that he choose De Gier basses. 'But wait', someone might say, 'I thought you didn't do endorsements?' That's true. But I do friendships. [...]
So Rene van Schijndel had this crazy idea to order a BeBop with Buckeye top.... It looks killer! And sounds killer too :) It is a 5 string version of our BeBop 70's model. It has the brand new De Gier preamp (designed in close collaboration with Vanderkley), custom wound Lollar pickups and ultra low [...]
When I am back from a holiday break I will post full info and pics of the new BeBop 70's. I can tell you right now that it's a monster! Yeah!
We will be at the London Bassguitar Show! You can find us in the shared booth of EGB, together with Rikkers, Manne and LeFay. We're looking forward to a great show! London Bassguitarshow, 12-13 march, Olympia London.