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Stolen in Brooklyn, NY, Reverend Brad Houser 5-string

Discussion in 'Lost & Stolen Gear' started by Low-Bottom-E, Oct 12, 2012.

  1. Low-Bottom-E

    Low-Bottom-E

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    Stolen 10/11/12 in Downtown Brooklyn, NY

    Reverend Brad Houser 5-string Bass

    *Serial #, 03147
    *Color, Aged Yellow
    *Rosewood fretboard
    *Hipshot Ultralite Bass Tuning Keys 5-String
    *Banjo armrest
    *Has a Roland Midi Pickup unit installed on top.
    *Was in a Fodera Softshell Case.

    John 516-672-9493

    http://www.reverendguitars.com/reverend/archive/images/brad_houser_5/Brad Houser5_Agedyellow.jpg

    >>>This is NOT the exact bass, but an original stock version, of the same colored, Brad Houser 5-string...I posted this for the owner, from a fellow Reverend forum member...John should have the details...thank you!
  2. smperry

    smperry Moderator Supporting Member

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    I will keep an eye out. :(
  3. Cookye

    Cookye Supporting Member

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    Can you post a picture? It would help with intial ID.
  4. Low-Bottom-E

    Low-Bottom-E

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    BASS REUNITED WITH THE OWNER!!!

    YEAH!!!

    It was found leaning against a fence. A women (a Nurse) thought someone had left it and that it may be important, so she took it in and made some flyers that only said: "If you lost something, call me". A friend of the owner saw the flyer and gave it to him.

    Thank you...
  5. smperry

    smperry Moderator Supporting Member

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    AWESOME!!!!
  6. Cookye

    Cookye Supporting Member

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    Doesn't get any better than that.
  7. Joe Nerve

    Joe Nerve Supporting Member

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    I hope all the people who rag on the people in NY see this. :) There are lots of great people in this awesome city.

    Thanks for a great story. Happy you got your bass back.

    I've a feeling you would have gotten it back pretty quickly had this not happened too. Not loke you're looking for sunburst P bass. :) I'd spot that thing if it were 2 clubs away from where I was playing.
  8. jumbodbassman

    jumbodbassman Gold Supporting Member

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    +1000 on the NY thing.
  9. bass4worship

    bass4worship Supporting Member

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    I did the same thing one night in Queens when I was living in NY. Locking up church and left my bass leaning on the wall. A nice person saw it and return it to me the next Sunday service. So we're both blesses.

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