Carl Thompson basses

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by prof_nutbutter, Jul 8, 2005.

  1. prof_nutbutter


    Jan 6, 2004
    hey y'all
    can anyone of you gimme some information about the carl thompson basses les claypool plays. where can you purchase them? i never found a store in my life which sells them. how about the tone? can you compare it with any other basses sound? what dya think is so special bout them.
    information please

  2. you'll only find one in a store second hand, and only if you're bloody lucky!

    Otherwise, order and wait. Carl isn't reknowned for his speed!

    As they say, "one of a kind, one at a time!"
  3. Well, you've never found them for a reason dude. CT basses are Made To Order, and cost in the ballpark of 5 thousand US dollars... So, unless you're his immediate family, good luck getting one! I heard from Les [Claypool] that Carl plans to stop production after this last batch!