hot or not?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by audreycashin, Apr 12, 2014.

  1. audreycashin

    audreycashin Supporting Member

    Mar 14, 2010
    long island, ny
  2. idk its not my cup of tea but its good looking ut i would not pay near that much money. not saying i isnt worth it just not ofor me
  3. bdgotoh

    bdgotoh Supporting Member

    Aug 6, 2002
    Pacific NW
    That's about double what they normally sell for.
  4. Baird6869

    Baird6869 RIP C.S. Supporting Member

    Unless that pickguard is $750, +1.
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  6. audreycashin

    audreycashin Supporting Member

    Mar 14, 2010
    long island, ny
    :rollno: :rollno:. no I guess the hang tags are worth 375 and the pickguard 375....
  7. smcd


    Jun 28, 2009
    Boston, MA
    Another +1
  8. MDBass

    MDBass Supporting Member

    Nov 7, 2012
    Los Angeles, CA
    Endorsing Artist: Spector-Dingwall-Aguilar-DR-Tech 21-Darkglass
    Definitely a cool bass, but at least $600 too expensive...
  9. Kmonk


    Oct 18, 2012
    South Shore, Massachusetts
    Endorsing Artist: Fender, Spector, Ampeg, Curt Mangan Strings
    I don't like it and it's over priced.
  10. SanDiegoHarry

    SanDiegoHarry Supporting Member

    Feb 28, 2014
    San Diego, CA
    What he said. Not my type and FAR too much.

    For that $$, you can get a Fender American Design Experience bass just the way you like it. Or a GREAT used bass.
  11. DannyBob


    Aug 28, 2013
    Sure, it's a P bass.

    But it isn't Fender. Therefore won't hold as much of its price for being 'vintage'. But hey-ho
  12. Greg Jones

    Greg Jones

    Dec 1, 2005
    Thornton, CO
    Post it in the FADE thread.

    Those folks are into over paying!

    (I kill me!) Buwahahahaha!
  13. SunnBass

    SunnBass All these blankets saved my life. Supporting Member

    Aug 31, 2010
    Columbia, Mo
    Meh + overpriced = no thanks
    Mike Sorr likes this.
  14. Templar

    Templar Supporting Member

    Yeah. Just another music store ebayer looking for a big score. Plenty of hype in the listing, including a new one on me...."teen dinks". lol
  15. Randyt

    Randyt Supporting Member

    Jul 21, 2010
    Barrie, Canada
    Hot or Not???....Definitely...NOT!!!!
  16. It is difficult to get use to. It is a 4 string neck spacing with 5 strings. Having said that, I like my L5000's. I have a 90 and 91. I like the feel of the neck (like holding onto a baseball bat) , the workmanship,the classic design and you can not beat an American made G&L bass, IMO. Price a new G$L American made bass and the price does not seem that bad plus there are not many around. image.jpg
  17. OldDirtyBassist


    Mar 13, 2014
    You don't see many of those around. I can see paying about $1,100 for it, but only if I could adapt to the string spacing.

    I didn't know there was a 5 string P bass this whole time...
  18. Or a G&L USA just the way you like it.
  19. Mike Sorr

    Mike Sorr Play I some music... Supporting Member

    Oct 24, 2012
    Exit 82, NJ
    My thoughts exactly.
  20. The string spacing is a problem. I started on guitar and moved over to the dark side so it works for me. I have a problem playing/switching back to a four string bass now.
  21. iualum


    Apr 9, 2004
    I just wish that headstock was their regular one!