5 Strings....The "why?" and a little history...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Salome30Hz, Dec 9, 2019.

  1. Salome30Hz

    Salome30Hz Guest

    Dec 7, 2018
    I've been asked many times about 'the extra string' that sits conspicuously next to the old E string. Simply, 5 Strings on a bass instrument almost as old as basses themselves. Here's a little gem from the interwebz....

    Bill Bentgen - 5 String Basses
     
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  2. bassbassiebass

    bassbassiebass

    Apr 27, 2021
    How have you been?