My new MM Bongo... No jokes please!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by cgworkman, Aug 28, 2004.

  1. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004

    I got this off of eBay back in May. I just now took pics. It's brand new except for a small knick on the headstock which you can see in the photos. It even came with the HS case!

  2. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    no joke... nice bass! I played a 5 with duals the other month and was impressed.

    prefered the Ray 5... but still impressed with the bongo. Congrats
  3. DubDubs


    Aug 23, 2004
    Los Angeles
    Cool bass. I played a bongo for a little once. I don't really like the shape at all.
  4. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004
    Actually, I perfer my SR5 over the Bongo too. Don't tell anyone!
  5. Nice one...i dig the colour. :cool:
  6. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    I'm telling Jack! ;)

    I will own a Desert Gold Bongo's a beauty.

    But, you knew I'd say that....
  7. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004
    Oh No!! Please don't tell Lord Bongo on me!!!
  8. Check out my BONGO 5 string with Piezo Bridge at

    I picked up this bass last February and can't put it down!
    It plays and sounds fantastic.
    Bongo's for Everyone!

    the Bongo1
  9. De Teng

    De Teng

    Oct 27, 2003
    Utrecht, Holland
    My compliments! I think the Bongo is the first real new bass in the whole era of custom basses and so on. This is a real affordable new shape and shows that some craftsmen have a bit of guts. Wether you like it or not (conservatives don't like it in my opinion) it always takes your eyes. You can't take them off....

    Great colour too, I hope you'll be really satisfied with it. If I would have a band with a lot more money then I have now, I would certainly buy one. Almost only because of the looks...
  10. Congrats,
    Saw a guy playing one with a local Ska band last week and thought it looked cool.It also sounded very good.Good pick.
  11. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004

    Very nice! I had a that same bass in 5 string - but I switched to the 4 string when I realized I didn't have a four string in my shed :eek:
  12. zetsu_hadouken


    Aug 27, 2004
    i LOVE Bongos. give it to me now.