Bass Nirvana Redux

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by alembicbones, Jul 20, 2002.

  1. alembicbones


    Nov 10, 2000
    Seattle, WA
    Here's the first shot of my new baby. It arrived Thursday and I spent the night Friday playing it. I defintely understand why bassists fall in love with Series II's.

    Band rehearsal Sunday, can't wait.

  2. ldiezman


    Jul 11, 2001
    I like it. I'm not an alembic player.. just not for me.. but i sure can appreciate them :D
  3. adrian garcia

    adrian garcia

    Apr 9, 2001
    las vegas. nevada
    Endorsing Artist: Nordy Basses, Schroeder Cabs, Gallien Krueger Amps
    beautiful bass, man- very very nnice- congrats!- A.
  4. boogiebass


    Aug 16, 2000
    That look like a real beauty, bones. Enjoy.
  5. That's straight dope. I like the symmetry of the Series I, but I think the II looks nicer with the slightly longer upper horn and the more angular design. Plus the Omega cut! I bet it sounds awesome.

    So what do the inlays look like and where are they located?
  6. Dood!!

    THat bass is like sooooo bitchin`!*hair toss*


    Never had the chance to play an Alembic.They sure are purrrrr-tee though.Congrats.

    Oh,what does that toggle switch on there do?
  7. alembicbones


    Nov 10, 2000
    Seattle, WA
    I just got back from rehearsal and this bass is everything I've ever been looking for. I think bass G.A.S. has been cured (famous last words).

  8. Listen


    May 19, 2002
    Nice, I never understood were you Alembic users got all the money though...
  9. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    A lot of them go used. A 13000 bass used might run 5000, or something like that. Alembics have a crappy resale price, wich is good for those that want an Alembic.