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  • Bass of the Week: Esperanza Spalding’s South Paw Fretless 5-String

    Bass of the Week: Esperanza Spalding’s South Paw Fretless 5-String

    If you happen to follow Esperanza Spalding’s Facebook page, you might have seen from photos of her Radio Music Society summer tours that she’s wielding a slick new 5-string fretless. The bass is a South Paw, created by NYC luthier Simon Propert, and it’s one of a kind. “Each bass is custom and a little... »