1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
     
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

5 String P Bass Users

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by 59jazz, Sep 26, 2004.


  1. 59jazz

    59jazz Infinite Rider on the Big Dogma Supporting Member

    I have been tweaking my Franken P with flats and Fender '62 RI pups, and have been able to nail that George "Chocolate" Perry sound; which really works for my Gospel gigs. But there are times I wish I could dip down to that low B. My question: is there anybody out there that plays a 5 string P, with flats and a semi or fully vintage sound?

    Thanks, H2
     
  2. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man Supporting Member

    Feb 11, 2003
    :cool:
    Mike Lull makes a P-5.
     
  3. Dr. Cheese

    Dr. Cheese Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Metro St. Louis
    Godin makes a reasonably priced P/J bass that has a mild singlecut shaped body. I know a dealer in St. Louis that has a new one for under $600.

    If you want an active bass, I think Fender has a Deluxe five string P, and if you want to go whole check oout Sadowsky. There is a killer P/J for sale on this weeks Sadowsky site.