I just spent a week in Miami attending a work related course from hell. One evening I decided to pay a visit to the Guitar Center located near the Dadeland Mall. Lots of guitars n drums but what the heck happened to their bass section?? Maybe three or four fenders, a few warwicks, lower end spectors and yamahas, four higher end basses and that's it. Honestly, there was probably no more than 25 basses in the whole place. I walked out of there really depressed. Undaunted.....two nights later I shuttle it down to the Sam Ash (Dolphin Mall). I arrive at the store and was pleased to see there was at least a hundred or so guitars on the walls. The drum section was smaller but fairly well stocked. Then I walked into the bass section. I am looking around in disbelief because there were even less basses there than at Guitar Center. Two American made Fenders, two mim's, three Yamahas and a handful of others. Now I don't know if this is indicative of the selection at most GC and Sam Ash stores but if I lived in Miami, I wouldn't visit either of these stores twice.