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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Söderberg, Mar 4, 2005.

  1. Söderberg


    Sep 30, 2004

    Got my Musicman Bongo today!!!!!!!!

    4-stringed, desert gold, dual humbuckers, white beautiful pickguard!

    I´ve only played it for a few hours but straight out of the box, it ROCKS! MAN THIS IS THEEE BASS!

    It has soo many soundvariations, the neck is AWSOME (great finish btw!) and the whole bass is completely flawless!

    Mmmm, this bass is absolutely a keeper. Woha!!

    Thank you Ernieball! :bassist: :bassist: :bassist:
  2. xcental34x


    Feb 28, 2003
    Memphrica, TN
    Yeah, right. You don't even have pics.... :ninja:
  3. Söderberg


    Sep 30, 2004

    Nice one...
  4. xcental34x


    Feb 28, 2003
    Memphrica, TN
    Seriously, where's the pics?
  5. Söderberg


    Sep 30, 2004
    When I get my digitakcamera working! :rolleyes:
    Asap!! Promise! :hyper:
  6. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    +1 and Black pearl/ black ice looks nicer than white on the orange IMO, makes it look all halloween like.
  7. Söderberg


    Sep 30, 2004
    I guess I never should have made this thread... :scowl:

    Well, I - me, moi, ich, jag - like the bass, I love the color and I don´t have any pics yet. And a few months ago I probably would have agreed on the halloweencomment but now - in my lap and just not on a picture on the screen - it looks GREAT!!!!
  8. xcental34x


    Feb 28, 2003
    Memphrica, TN
    Everyone knows the bass doesn't exist unless theirs pic to prove it.

  9. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    Congrats on the new Bongo--the best production bass out there, IMNSHO. Ignore people too dumb to realize they didn't buy your bass, but you did. :D

    And, don't show Patrick any pictures of your Bongo--he'll just want to poop on it, anyway. :bag:
  10. bovinehost

    bovinehost Supporting Member

    Dec 5, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: Ernie Ball Music Man/Sterling By Music Man
    Congratulations, fellow Bongoloid.

    Sounds like your bass is a lot like my bass.

    Is it?

  11. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Congrats. Bongos are killer basses for the price. My favorite production bass. I will own an HH5, someday...
  12. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    No pics, no Bongo.
  13. Zirc


    May 13, 2001
    Los Angeles
    Bet it sounds killer, I'd buy that thing in a heartbeat if it didn't look like a spaceship.
  14. Söderberg


    Sep 30, 2004
    Bovine >>> Actually, it was when I saw the colour "upfront" on your website that I decided to buy the desert gold-one. Great website btw!!!!! All the info I needed to know that the Bongo was "the one" for me! Thanks!:) And yes, your bass looks almost like mine, but my Bongo has the pearlwhite pickguard!

    Zirc>>> Actually, the look more like spaceships when you watch em on pictures and so on. In real life, Bongos are soooo beautiful!

    Embellisher >>> My favorite too!!!!:) :hyper:

    All of you wanting pics >>> :spit:
  15. proc83


    Jan 18, 2005
    Congrats on your bongo! :) same config as mine except its black/black
  16. I wanna be a BONGOLOID too!!! :bawl: :bawl: :bawl:

    but I still love my STERLING!!! :hyper: :hyper: :hyper:
  17. Congrats for the bass...
    It seems they are looking to be very good basses....
    On which amp do you play it??

  18. Sane

    Sane Supporting Member

    Dec 4, 2004
    Melbourne Fl
    Does that make you a Steroid?{Insert Cheesy Drums}
  19. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    FYI it's Bongolian, or Bongorian if you're a fan of SouthPark and say it with a Chinese accent ;)
  20. Vic

    Vic There's more music in the nuance than the notes. Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Central Illinois
    Staff, Bass Gear Magazine
    Exactly. In fact, you better beware... the bass is probably becoming more transparent every day you don't post. By now, you're probably wondering why you can't pick it up anymore... your hands just pass right thru it... eventually, it will be "erased from existence"... it's the TB curse... so POST SOON BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE!! SAVE YOUR BONGO!!!!