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  Topic: First Batch of 2011!
subcontrabassist

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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Wed Aug 03, 2011 3:12 pm   Subject: First Batch of 2011!
That lefty Whaleback is INSANE!!!!

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  Topic: First Batch of 2011!
subcontrabassist

Replies: 39
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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Tue Jul 05, 2011 8:04 pm   Subject: First Batch of 2011!
WOW!!!

That lefty Whaleback is OUTRAGEOUS!!
  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

Replies: 16
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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Wed May 25, 2011 4:47 pm   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
btw your top wood also looks really good! what is it?

Sapele!

It is a slightly denser and harder mahogany. It takes on this great luminescence. I think the luthier's term is chatoyance.

Cool
  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Wed May 25, 2011 2:03 pm   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
The bass looks really good! Did you spec it with a Nordstrand Dual Coil?

The Nordstrand wasn't the original pickup but Pete thought it would be an interesting choice. When I got to play it at NAMM, ...
  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

Replies: 16
Views: 12504

PostForum: Basses   Posted: Tue May 24, 2011 12:21 am   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
I finally had a chance over the weekend to bring this beauty into a rehearsal with my drummer, for the duet project we're working up.

We had slated about 3 hours to play... and ended up playing for ...
  Topic: First Batch of 2011!
subcontrabassist

Replies: 39
Views: 21606

PostForum: Basses   Posted: Sat May 07, 2011 9:43 pm   Subject: First Batch of 2011!
Pete has always had a great eye for lumber. I would bet he has SEVERAL suppliers...
  Topic: Gerald Veasley's Bass Bootcamp
subcontrabassist

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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Fri Apr 29, 2011 2:21 pm   Subject: Gerald Veasley's Bass Bootcamp
Awesome! Thanks for posting these!

Cool
  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

Replies: 16
Views: 12504

PostForum: Basses   Posted: Tue Apr 12, 2011 6:15 pm   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
Yep, gonna share...

http://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y232/subcontrabassist/playin.jpg

http://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y232/subcontrabassist/possiblysensitive.jpg

And there's also a pic of my ...
  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

Replies: 16
Views: 12504

PostForum: Basses   Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:02 pm   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
The fretless is here and I've been playing her mercilessly since she arrived. I'll have some pics to post soon, but... WOW!!!

This beauty just goes WAY beyond what I thought she would!!!

Thank y ...
  Topic: Two new basses completed!
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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:00 pm   Subject: Two new basses completed!
YOWZA!!!!!

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  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Sat Apr 02, 2011 7:26 pm   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
Have faith, it WILL be worth it. Smile Just don't let GAS take over in the meantime, or you may end up with more than one...

Oh, I've already started working up some specs with Pete... I'm DOOMED!!! ...
  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

Replies: 16
Views: 12504

PostForum: Basses   Posted: Fri Apr 01, 2011 1:25 am   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
B2B, I am going NUTS with anticipation!!!

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  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

Replies: 16
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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Thu Mar 31, 2011 2:46 pm   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
She's en route! I'll be Skjoldized in a matter of days!!!

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  Topic: Long time listener, first time caller
subcontrabassist

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PostForum: Basses   Posted: Mon Mar 28, 2011 5:08 pm   Subject: Long time listener, first time caller
Giddiness status report:

I just heard from Pete and the bass ships this week!

I'll post pics as soon as I have some, although me playing the bass at NAMM is currently my profile pic on Facebook. ...
  Topic: Hey...
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Replies: 1
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PostForum: The lounge   Posted: Fri Mar 25, 2011 4:40 pm   Subject: Hey...
Happy Birthday, Pete!!

I sure am glad I know you and I hope the day ROCKS!!!

Cool Cool Cool Cool Cool

Stew
 
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