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NAMM Winter 2014 - Marco Bass Guitars

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ilikebass7, Jan 20, 2014.


  1. ilikebass7

    ilikebass7 Supporting Member

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    Hey everybody. Make sure to check out the Marco Bass Guitars booth and try some of his basses. He will have 4 5 and 6 string basses from Super Jazz basses to Relics to Single cuts. Marco builds his basses out of Dallas Oregon. He builds them by hand and winds his own pickups which have a very unique tone. The build quality is fantastic and the playability and tone are superb as well!

    Marco is sharing his booth with Vivid Amplifiers as well. They have some brand new bass products that they will be demoing at the booth. Should be a good ol time ;)

    Here are some examples of his work!
     
  2. ilikebass7

    ilikebass7 Supporting Member

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  3. Hobobob

    Hobobob Don't feed the troll, folks. Supporting Member

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    I predict that I'll be spending a lot of time at Marco's booth this year.
     
  4. SpaceCadetVibe

    SpaceCadetVibe Supporting Member

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    I can't wait...only a few days away. I will be at Marco's booth demoing some of his basses along with a new one he built me. Stop by and lets meet each other! Marco has a lot in store for this year.
     
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  6. Mastermold

    Mastermold Supporting Member

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    Cool--thanks for posting this.
     
  7. ilikebass7

    ilikebass7 Supporting Member

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    Yeah guys be sure to stop by! I'm excited to meet other endorsing artists for Marco.

    Hey Nick
    Is that 26 fret bass yours? That thin is incredible looking. Great design. I'm excited to check it out.

    Also don't forget about Marcos patented Fretgroove System. It's a hybrid fretless and fretted system. Really different from anything else out there.

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  8. Marko5657

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    Ouch... WANT!
     
  9. KingRazor

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    I played one of those Marco 5-string Jazz basses at my local shop, pretty nice!
     
  10. ilikebass7

    ilikebass7 Supporting Member

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    Did you try out the Yellow one at Five Star Guitars? I went in and picked it up for a setup about 2 weeks back.
     
  11. KingRazor

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    Yeah I think that was the one. Didn't get to hear it plugged in though.
     
  12. ilikebass7

    ilikebass7 Supporting Member

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    Oooh. That's where the magic is ;) are you or any one else from PMC gonna be down at NAMM?
     
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  14. KingRazor

    KingRazor

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    PMC?
     
  15. ilikebass7

    ilikebass7 Supporting Member

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    Sorry Portland Music Company! Don't you work over there?
     
  16. KingRazor

    KingRazor

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    Oh! No, I just visit. I don't work at any music stores, I'm an IT guy.

    That said, I totally wish I could go to NAMM! I'm into both bass and audio, so seeing all that new gear would be really cool!
     
  17. negativefx

    negativefx complete hack Gold Supporting Member

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    There's some cool bass related stuff at the Fender booth this year too. It's all custom shop/master built, but pretty unique nonetheless. I'm heading to CA in a few hours. Can't wait!
     
  18. ilikebass7

    ilikebass7 Supporting Member

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    Oh! Sorry my bad man. I must have mixed you up with someone. Hopefully you can make it down sometime! I'm very excited to say the least.

    I'm leaving tomorrow!
     
  19. SpaceCadetVibe

    SpaceCadetVibe Supporting Member

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    These 2 are mine and Marco is bringing me a new Relic. I love the high end of the single-cut custom basses but the Relics are my favorite 4 string, a go to passive bass with a punch.
     

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  20. YCBass

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    Hi guys my name is Yohann... I look fwd to meeting some of you. I'll be there all 4 days and..... With some luck, Marco might have my new TFL5 24 fret ready at the show... Crossing fingers.
     
  21. SpaceCadetVibe

    SpaceCadetVibe Supporting Member

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    Looking forward to meeting all of you that will be there as well. Its going to be a great show this year.
     

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