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Moon Custom Guitars

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by pmahnken@gmail., Mar 3, 2005.


  1. pmahnken@gmail.

    pmahnken@gmail.

    Feb 22, 2005
    Has anyone played any?
    I tried out a jazz style one yesterday, and it was amazing. Probably the best playing j-bass, I have ever played. Also, would 1500 or so be a good deal for said used bass (in perfect condition)? This was at a GC, so I wasnt sure. Are there any websites or other places to find out about them?

    Thanks.
     
  2. pmahnken@gmail.

    pmahnken@gmail.

    Feb 22, 2005
    I think we are thinkin of different basses. The one i am talking about is a Moon custom bass, I guess larry graham uses them, and they are hard to find in the US.
     
  3. MAGUS®

    MAGUS®

    Dec 23, 2004
    UK
  4. oh i see. sorry about that
     
  5. MAGUS®

    MAGUS®

    Dec 23, 2004
    UK
  6. lamarjones

    lamarjones Supporting Member

    Aug 27, 2002
    Raleigh, NC
    No, Moon basses are a japanese, usually J type bass. Sound and play great. Honestly I do think 1500 might be a little high, seen some used go for about 1000, maybe a little less, maybe a tad more.
     
  7. smperry

    smperry Moderator Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Bay Area, CA
    Endorsing Artist: Martin Keith Guitars
    agreed with above. I've played a Moon jazz bass years ago...it was quite nice. Still, I think that price is a bit steep. Unfortunately, they don't seem to pop up very often, at least in the States

    Marshall