Keep The Rumblefish Or Get the Jack

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Harpo61, Oct 27, 2005.

  1. Harpo61


    Dec 15, 2000
    Tampa Bay
    I have a early Reverand Rumblefish 4 White and Gold Pickguard with the Kent Armstrong Pickups I thinking of trading it for a Jack Cassidy that I played in local music store
    if they don't hit me that bad on trade .What do you think
  2. bovinehost


    Dec 5, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: Ernie Ball Music Man/Sterling By Music Man
    Do you like the Fish?

    Does the JC do something you like better?

    Only you know the answer, but I'd keep the Fish.
  3. bigtexashonk

    bigtexashonk Supporting Member

    Both cool basses, but very different beasts.
  4. DaveDeVille

    DaveDeVille ... you talkin' to me ?? Supporting Member

    me too ...

    imo , the Fish will be worth alot more in the long run .
    you can always buy another Cassidy bass later , or better yet ,
    get the Lakland SkyLine hollowbody ... :D
  5. Pennydreadful

    Pennydreadful Goin out West

    Jun 13, 2005
    Arlington, Texas
    Another vote to keep the Reverend.
  6. Rezdog

    Rezdog Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    T.Rez, Canada
    Greetings from the North,
    KEEP THE REVEREND. The Jack you'll be able to find alot easier than another Fish. I saw another Brad Houser on the Bay yesterday and before I could get my monies straight,it was gone in a blink of the eye. And it had 8 days left in the auction. I hate to say it but I really worry that the value might start creepin up on Reverend basses since it doesn't look like ol Joe Naylor is gonna make another batch too soon,if at all. If you let yours go I wouldn't be surprised if you'll look in the mirror one day soon and really regret it.
  7. Nedmundo

    Nedmundo Supporting Member

    Jan 7, 2005
    Unless you really prefer the Casady, I also say keep the Reverend. They're great basses, and may become collectible since they're out of production. I see used Jack Casady models for sale regularly, so save for awhile and add one to the herd! (Or, better yet, get a DiPinto Belvedere. ;) )