Chris Wood's new CB bass.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by emjazz, Sep 20, 2005.

  1. emjazz

    emjazz Supporting Member

    Feb 23, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Congrats to Cliff and the owner of one of Cliff's new basses, Chris Wood! :bassist: Another beautiful piece coming from CB basses.
  2. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    Very Cool! Congrats!
  3. Beav

    Beav Graphics Whore

    Jul 17, 2003
    Middle Tennessee
    Designer: Beav's Graphics
    any closeup pics?
  4. budman

    budman Commercial User

    Oct 7, 2004
    Houston, TX
    Formerly the owner/builder of LeCompte Electric Bass
    Very, very cool! Congratulations, Cliff.
  5. metron

    metron Fluffy does not agree

    Sep 12, 2003
    Lakewood Colorado
    Interesting to see Chris with a new bass. He always uses vintage stuff. Very cool! :cool:
  6. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    awexome! Chris is top notch, and a top notch guy deserves a top notch bass!
  7. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Atlanta, GA!
  8. Papersen

    Papersen Supporting Member

    Mar 22, 2002
    Nice bass.
    It`s not my fav CB bass, but looks great anyway.

    Congrats Cliff
  9. Dave Hill

    Dave Hill Supporting Member

    Jan 9, 2005
    Atlanta, GA
    Is this the first sign that the vintage rage is over? Let's see, time to buy an alembic?
  10. Yeah, a 70's vintage Series 1 long scale! :D
  11. Cliff Bordwell

    Cliff Bordwell Commercial User

    Jan 6, 2004
    USA , Orlando , Florida
    Owner of CB BASSES
    Thanks everyone. :bassist:

    Chris is a monster player!
    Tonewise, this bass was made to have that
    great vintage heart, with some extra growl.
    Then the added plus, of all the little things
    that make an instrument comfortable and
    easy to play.

    I will work on that soon. ;)

    Everyone should go see Medeski, Martin & Wood live!
    It will change the way you play bass! :bassist: :bassist:
  12. Wilbyman


    Sep 10, 2003
    Parkersburg, WV
    Cliff, is that a shorter scale instrument? It kind of looks 32-33" to me. Very nice. 4-strings for me.
  13. michele

    michele Supporting Member

    Apr 2, 2004
    You can even check a couple of MMW CDs and change the way you FEEL music! Anyway they'll come soon to Italy ... Cliff, can't wait to see (and hear) your creature ...OH YEAH! :bassist:
  14. Muzique Fann

    Muzique Fann Howzit brah

    Dec 8, 2003
    Kauai, HI
    Agreed. I've never seen anybody approach their instrument(s) like him except for Reed Mathis. Innovative with a capital I.
    Sweet basses CB!
  15. I dig CB stuff- wish I could afford one AND all my other basses...
    I wonder if Cliff would do an endorsement w/a no-name non-pro from Podunk...
    ...'cause that is ME! :D
  16. Juneau


    Jul 15, 2004
    Dallas, TX.

    You and I sir should be friends hehe.
  17. jazzblade


    Jun 21, 2005
    Northern Cal
    Congrats!! Shure looks sweet:cool:
  18. Muzique Fann

    Muzique Fann Howzit brah

    Dec 8, 2003
    Kauai, HI
    Ahh Juneau, my long lost bass buddy :bassist:
    you've got some good taste
  19. He's THAT bass player....
    Oh my godness......I love his work, got to see them a day..

  20. Cliff Bordwell

    Cliff Bordwell Commercial User

    Jan 6, 2004
    USA , Orlando , Florida
    Owner of CB BASSES
    It's a 34" scale, the bridge is further back on the body than
    a Fender, which brings the nut closer to your left hand.