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Last day to order a Reverend Bass is Today (9/30)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by craigb, Sep 30, 2004.

  1. craigb

    craigb G&L churnmeister Supporting Member

    Just a friendly reminder that you only have until 5PM EST today (9/30/04) to order a Reverend bass.

    At 5:01 we will have a moment of silence, join hands and sing kumbayah . . .
  2. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    Thats so sad... :(
  3. xcental34x


    Feb 28, 2003
    Memphrica, TN
    Whats going on? Are they not making basses anymore?
  4. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    No. Its over. Its been official since the last two months, there have been a few threads about it, too.
  5. Squidfinger

    Squidfinger I wish I could sing like Rick Danko.

    Jan 7, 2004
    Shreveport LA
    They sound like really great basses and truthfully I would like to try one. But boy are they ugly!!!
  6. Thumper


    Mar 22, 2000
    Syracuse Ut
    I know a dealer that has 2 brand new, but several year old Reverends. I tried to sell a bass to buy the 5er, but ended up trading for a Zon 5/1 instead :meh:

    Anyway, the 5er has the bubble looking metal finish (whatever that's called) and a rosewood board, he told me he'd take $550 for it. The 4 string is gold with a maple board and white pickguard (classy looking), I didn't ask for a price since I only do 5s.

    Just passing this along...
  7. And I never even got the opportunity to try one...
  8. Mike Money

    Mike Money Banned

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
    Avatar Speakers Endorsing Hooligan
    I want one...
  9. craigb

    craigb G&L churnmeister Supporting Member

    That would be bugeye black chrome:


    although I'm not sure why the "black" is in the name. It can look black-ish from the right angle in the right light but it's more "chrome" than "black" most of the time. My bandmates call it "bumper plate".
  10. hey, at least they don't look like toilet seats! :D
  11. That makes me sad.........
  12. Thumper, any contact info on this dealer?

  13. Superdave


    Apr 20, 2003
    St. Louis, MO
    I was close to buying one of these twice...they sound great, and look pretty nice too, in my opinion. No flow = No fish
  14. Fuzzbass

    Fuzzbass P5 with overdrive Gold Supporting Member

    I'm bummed. I really wanted a Brad Houser 5, but I'm way over my bass GAS limit for the year. :bawl:
  15. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    i am bummed too. i have a 'Fish and it's a GREAT bass. both in sound, feel and playability.

    a tone monster.

    i am also sad because usually we say that bass players are more open minded than guitar buddies.

    this time we lost.
  16. Thumper


    Mar 22, 2000
    Syracuse Ut
    blueflamerick, check your PM for the POC.