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Rick Frost

Rick Frost

2 Fender Jazz
2 Ibanez Soundgear
1 Epiphone Thunderbird

Clarence Mayhew

3… Jazz V, Jazz fretless and a Stagg MM copy

Giacomo Occhipinti

Giacomo Occhipinti

1 Fender Jazz 78
1 Squire Precision
1 Warwick Thumb Bolt-on 5 strings
1 Yamaha BB 4 Fretless (defretted actually)

Next on my wishlist

1 good precision
1 Jazz with Rosewood fingerboard
1 Music Man

that’s it folks

grant tyrie

1 fodera Monarch with Jazz pickups 4 string
1 fodera Imperial (MG) 5 String fretless
1 Musicman Sterling 4 string
1 Pedulla Buzz 4 string fretless
1 aria pro 2 My first bass started of fretted then became fretless now live happily in retirement on my wall.

1 German 3\4 Double bass

Don Ramirez

1 Fender Precision
(80’s neck, 90’s body/electronics,
Badass bridge, fretted, flatwounds)

juan

juan

1 music man sterling 2007
1 traben

Rod MacDowell

Rod MacDowell

Fender Am. Jazz Deluxe QMT
Fender Am. Jazz fretless (H.G.Thor epoxy mod.)
Fender ’52 P-Bass reissue
Dean Pace EUB 4
Dean Edge 6
LTD Viper 204 (piccolo strings)
Soon to arrive:
Pavel Gibor Custom 6 Flame Walnut
Pavel Aryel Signature Custom 6 Burl Maple
…as my bumpersticker says, “Love one woman – many basses!”

Rafe Ruggiero

Rafe Ruggiero

6 Total
1984 P-Bass Elite
MIM P-bass Standard
MIM Jazz V
Jay Turser Acoustic
Carvin Koa Fretless 5 String
Carvin LB76 6 String

kevin rowe

1 Yamaha TRB6 – tuned B – C
1 Yamaha TRB6II – tuned E – F
1 Yamaha BB615 5 string tuned E – C
1 Squier 5 string jazz – tuned B – G
1 Freddy Utrera 7 string – tuned B – F
1 Stagg EUB – tuned Standard
1 Czech 3/4 double bass – tuned standard

Kpt_Knobby

Kpt_Knobby

Spector euro4
Spector NS 2000/5
Fender Precision Lyte
Soundgear by Ibanez SRX 705

Randy in Ventura

Randy in Ventura

Fender Marcus Miller Jazz
Fender Standard Fretless Jazz

wish list
acoustic bass guitar….Fender Kingman?
upright
5-string

Magnus Sjöquist

Rob Allen MB-2 Walnut fretless
Ares Custom made 5-str (Neck:Oak/ash Body: cherry)
Ibanez GWB-35 fretless
Fender P-bass (’78)
Daion 4-string (Tenor-tuned)
Belamy P-bass copy converted to fretless
Vantage Acoustic bass
Kala UBass spruce fretless
Roy Czechish Upright from ca 1950s

Chance Carrico

Chance Carrico

Musicman Stingray 5 2007 Anniverary
Musicman Stingray 4 HH
Esp Edwards 138QM
Lakland Deluxe 55-94
Mike Lull P/J
Sadowsky Metro M-24
Warwick Streamer Stage I
Warwick Streamer Stage II
Yamaha BB3000MA
Yamaha TRB 4 (Japanese)
Zon Sonus 5
Reverend Brad Houser 5
Reverend Rumblefish 4
1984 Fender Precision
1990 62 Reissue Fender Jazz
G&L L-2000
Kinal MKB-5
Jerry Jones Longhorn Bass

Jon Moody

2010 Warwick Custom Shop $$ Fretless 6 string
2009 Warwick Streamer LX Broadneck 6 string
1996 Warwick Corvette STD 5 string
NS Design CR-5M EUB

Travis Moore

Travis Moore

3

Streamer Stage 1 4 String
Streamer LX 6 String
Custom build (in progress)

antonio manzari

antonio manzari

fender jazz
fender precision ’62
manne acoustibass fretless 5
rickenbacker 4003
danelectro longhorn ’58
epiphone jack casady

Corey Brown (Author)

6:

– 1971 Fender Precision (modified/fretless)
– 1978 Fender Precision
– 2000 Fender American Deluxe Jazz
– 2011 Rick Toone custom Orchid
– 1966 Karl Hofner double bass
– Fender acoustic bass guitar

Voytek

Voytek

– Fender jazz bass Marcus Miller 4 string 2008
– Yamaha TRBII5 5 string 1998 I guess
– Tobias 6 string, defreted (no idea how old)
– home made copy of Fender jazz bass fretless, pretty decent

Jay Fortier

I have five:

1963 Fender Jazz Bass, black/red pearl pg/black headstock
1979 Guild B-301, black/black pg
2004 SX JR Series Jazz, 3-color sunburst/white pg
2000 (?) Squire Bronco, black/white pg
1940’s (?) Kay string bass

Derik

Derik

5:
Ibanez acoustic-electric dreadnought bass
Fretless Fender Jazz
SX Ursa J-bass clone
Washburn XB-100 4-string
Aria Pro II Magna MAB-40

Roy

Roy

1. Fender American Standard Precison, oylmpic white with maple fretboard.

1. Musicman Stingray 5, all black with maple fretboard

Zoki Bass Pavloski

Zoki Bass Pavloski

Double bass 5-string 7/8
Double Bass 4-string 1/2
Double Bass 4-string 3/4 150 yrs.old
SX Ursa

Monebor

Monebor

BCRich 1981, Bill Lawrence pick ups
Fender American Precision Deluxe 5, 2000
Zon Sonus 5 fretless, 2000
Hofner Contemporary

George

George

Five

Fender Jazz MiM fretless
Fender MIA P-bass Special
Fender MIA J-Bass Plus
Ovation Accoustic
Galveston Fretless

Eric Beaule

Currently 6

Fender P-Bass R-I 62(US)
Fender P-Bass Deluxe 2007(US)
Fender Jazz Deluxe 2001 5 Strings(US)
Squire P-Bass Classic Vibe – Fiesta Red
Godin A4
violin bass (hofner copy)

Nnek

Nnek

13…
1/4, 1/2, 3/4, uprights
Kydd travel upright
G&L ASAT
G&L L1000
G&L L1500
Fender Jazz
Frankenstein Jazz with Audere system
Guild Starfire
Steinberger/Hohner frettless 4
Steinberger 5
Alembic series 1

Pebbles

Pebbles

Just two… and they’re almost identical, but with such different temperament and tone:

G & L 2000 series E

G & L 2000

Casey A. Gray

Casey A. Gray

1.2011 Fireglo Ric
2.Lakland 5
3.Fender Reggie Hamilton Jazz
4.MM Stingray w/piezos
5.Jack Casady
6.Squier fretless Jazz

Kevin

Kevin

Right now, I’ve none… had to sell my Fanndec & my Fender
I’m planning to get a Warwick, and maybe a Rick, alway’s wanted one but it seems that they’re not that great.. “they only play awesome one”

Stanton Lawrence

Squire P-Bass (’84 MIJ)
Fender American P-Bass
Fender Jazz Deluxe
Fender Mustang
Fender BG-29 Acoustic Bass
Carvin LB-70 Fretless
Lakland Skyline 44-01
Lakland Skyline 55-01
Rogue VB100
Stagg EUB

GaryDaBassman

GaryDaBassman

1974 Fender Precision
Lakland 44-01
Ergo Upright Electric Bass

Alan Chan

Alan Chan

G&L L2000
G&L SB2
Lakland Skyline Darryl Jones 4
Lakland Skyline 55-02
Fender MIM Precision

Dmitry

4
Ibanez Roadster 81, 4 fretless
Yamaha TRB-II 5-string
No Name Acoustic 4 string
Electro Double Bass, made in Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Oliver Tsakonas

Fender Jazz Aerodyne Bass MIJ
Fender Precision custom MIM
Fender Jazz Fretless MIJ
Vintage MM copy

jay clawson

4. warwick corvette, traben bootzilla 4 and 5, tanglewood AEB.

Dean Brown

Dean Brown

About 20. Warwick Streamer and Thumb 6, Tobias Basic and Signature 6, Pedulla Penta and Hexabuzz, Ken Smith BMT and CR 6, Tune Woodbass and Hybrid 6, Zon Legacy Elite Fretless 6, Fender precision fretless and Mexican Jazz deluxe5, Status Stealth 6, Yamaha TRB 6 ans TRB5P, Kydd Upright, Mathias Thoma upright, Stingray copy, Carlos Robelli 70’s jazz. Any offers? lol.

Dean Brown

Dean Brown

22, I left out my Steinberger and Spector Ns 4.

Maurice

Maurice

5 Basses including 1 acoustic.

AJ A. Conde

AJ A. Conde

Sandberg PM5
Sandberg JM4 Deluxe
Elrick Platinum 5 singlecut (with Nordstrand dual coils)
Epiphone Rumble Kat (Allen Woody signature)

3/4 doublebass (with fishman full circle)

Kitz

Kitz

3:
Schecter Stiletto Elite 5
Schecter Stiletto Custom 5
4-string Ibanez acoustic/electric

Hurricane Jimmie

7 (down from 16 about 2 years ago)
1 Carvin (1981)
1 Epiphone Viola
2 G&L’s
1 SX P
1 Spector Czech
1 MM Frankenfender
And a guitar somewhere in the closet.

DC Walsh

DC Walsh

6…3 Gibson’s; EBO, Thunderbird and SG Reissue; 1 Washburn; 1 Rogue 5-string; and a Dean Acoustic/Electric.

The Outlaw!

The Outlaw!

1. Fender Squier Affinity Jazz Bass Black

2. Lakland 5502 Natural Maple fingerboard

James Germany

James Germany

Two
Squire MB-4 Skull and Crossbones.
Washburn XB-100
Soon to own a Brice HXB-406

Bob Palt

Bob Palt

17,I think

1. Wal Mk II
2. Pedulla Thunderbolt
3. Nordy Jazz
4. Yamaha 2024X
5. Another Yamaha 2024X
6. Yamaha Bex
7. Dingwall ABZ
8. MTD Grendel
9. Stingray
10. Tanglewater Contempoary
11. ACG Finn Headless
12. ACG Finn Piezo electric
13. ACG Recurve Graft
14. Roscoe Century Standard
15. Roscoe LG3004
16. Kala U Bass
17. Status S2 Classic

Johan

Johan

not enough
*Rockbass (warwick) Corvette premium 5 string
*Rockbass (warwick) Streamer std 4
*SX jazz bass (Sjb62 i think)

Bryan Petersen

Bryan Petersen

1. Fender P 4 string
2. Fender J 5string
3. Fender active P bass deluxe, 4 string w drop D
4. DeArmond Ashbory
5. Nickel plated brass resonator
6. Acoustic resonator
7. Dean Rhapsody 12 string
8. Waterstone TP 12/32 12 string
9. Rogue 4 string fretless P/J
10. Gretsch 4 string
11. Epiphone Thunderbird 4 string
12. Dingwall Combustion 5 string
13. Redeemer 5 string (custom)
14. Peavey T-40 natural 4 string
15. Yamaha J 5 string
16. Acoustic fretless 5 string
17. Upright double bass
18. Washtub bass

Francesco Camardo

In order of age:
1) 1986 Paul Reed Smith 4 Strings
2) 2009 Dingwall ABZ 5 Strings
3) 2010 Dingwall ABII 5 Strings
4) 2011 Dingwall Super J / P 5 Strings
5) 2011 Fender American Standard Precision
6) 2011 Fender American Standard Jazz

kenstee

kenstee

Schecter Hellcat VI – 6-string short-scale, 30″scale, Tuned E>e one octave below standard, .095>.026 gauge strings

Burns Barracuda – 6-string short-scale, 30″scale, Tuned E>e one octave below standard, .095>.026 gauge strings

Yamaha 1200S (1982) – 4-string, active electronics, standard tuning

Jeremiah Hamilton

1965 Fender Jazz
1978 Fender Jazz Fretless
Late 80’s Japanese Jazz w/Sadowsky electronics
1989 Ken Smith 6-string
Early 90’s Music Man
2004 Fender Jazz V
2000(?) Ned Steinberg EUB
Early 60’s Wenzel Fuchs Upright

Gene

Gene

Gibson Explorer bass, Gibson Les Paul bass, Fender Elite (’82) P-bass, Left handed (played right handed Fender P-bass, (2) Peavey Foundation, Peavey Patriot, Peavey Millinium, Steinberger bass, Dean bass, Mighty Mite (fretless jazz)

Kris

Kris

11, if you count an octave of synthesized foot pedals

Mr. Eko

Mr. Eko

1. Black MIM Fender Jazz(heavily modded)
2. Sunburst American Precision Bass
3. Currently unfinished MIM frettless Fender Jazz(soon to be modified)
4. Ibanez SR505
5. Dean AEB