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My Roscoe is at Jay's!!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Arthur U. Poon, Aug 7, 2004.


  1. Arthur U. Poon

    Arthur U. Poon

    Jan 30, 2004
    SLC, Utah -USA-
    Endorsing Artist: Mike Lull Custom Basses
    Jay at Blueberry Hill Bass emailed me and let me know that my new SKB3006 showed up at his shop :).

    I'll have it in my sweaty mitts by the end of the week!

    Then the learning and adjustment period begins, but I can't wait.

    Jay: I'm very "low-tech", would you please post some pics on this thread when they're available?

    :hyper: :hyper: :hyper:
     
  2. AlexL

    AlexL

    Jul 20, 2004
    Minnesota
    How exciting! I know how you feel - I am buying an SKB3005 from a board member here, and should have it next week. I am pretty jazzed about it.


    - E.
     
  3. JPJ

    JPJ

    Apr 21, 2001
    Chicago, IL
  4. Arthur U. Poon

    Arthur U. Poon

    Jan 30, 2004
    SLC, Utah -USA-
    Endorsing Artist: Mike Lull Custom Basses
    Wow!!!!!.........................Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!! :bassist:

    I'm having trouble finding words........Wow!!!!!!!

    Thanks Jay!
     
  5. Very nice! Enjoy!
     
  6. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    Absolutely beautiful!!! Congrats!!
     
  7. Awsome color on a sick quilt top man, enjoy the bass.
     
  8. Bass7755

    Bass7755 Supporting Member

    Oct 27, 2000
    Roanoke, Va.
    Man that is beautiful! ENJOY!

    Keith does some great work!
    Dan :D
     
  9. Peter Parker

    Peter Parker Banned

    Jun 10, 2001
    I played that bass at his shop recently. Don't know what it sounds like, didn't plug it in, but it played great. Congrats.
     
  10. JPJ

    JPJ

    Apr 21, 2001
    Chicago, IL
    Am I missing something here? :confused: This bass just arrived yesterday and I wouldn't allow anyone to play a customer's bass that had aleady been sold without that person's consent. Did you sneak through the window last night and sneak back out before sunrise...... :eyebrow:
     
  11. Peter Parker

    Peter Parker Banned

    Jun 10, 2001
    I live in Greensboro and am friends with Keith. It was his shop that I was speaking of. I always check out the extra sweet ones before they leave NC ;)
     
  12. JPJ

    JPJ

    Apr 21, 2001
    Chicago, IL
    Gotcha! :D ;)

    And you're right....this is one sweet bass! I enjoy sifting through the stacks of tops to find the gems like this one.
     
  13. Basso Gruvitas

    Basso Gruvitas Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2000
    Dallas/Ft. Worth TX
    That is a beautiful bass! I love Keith's Cobalt Blue. It's just so.......so......so BLUE! :D



    Enjoy!
     
  14. Arthur U. Poon

    Arthur U. Poon

    Jan 30, 2004
    SLC, Utah -USA-
    Endorsing Artist: Mike Lull Custom Basses
    That's cool. I'd love to be able to check out all of the basses in his shop! :) I'll be in the market for a different 5-string in the near future, chances are it'll be an SKB3005. I'm going to call Jay when the time arrives.

    Thanks TBer's, for the nice comments about my new bass.

    Keith's been great, he's resopnded to my emails quickly concerning the tone I'm after, and he's a really nice guy. Jay at BHB has been wonderful to work with too. This is the first bass I've bought where I was given the choice of woods, pickups, electronics, finish color, and hardware used. Jay's been there every step of the way, making sure the bass is exactly what I want and need. :cool:

    I'll certainly post how it sounds once it arrives! :hyper:
     
  15. I have always wanted a SKB6 that color!!!!!

    Wow!!!
     
  16. raycer

    raycer

    Mar 22, 2004
    Orange County, NY
    It's beautiful
     
  17. geshel

    geshel

    Oct 2, 2001
    Seattle
    Purty!
     
  18. JPJ

    JPJ

    Apr 21, 2001
    Chicago, IL
    A.U.P.,

    Your new toy should be in your hands on Friday. Do you think you'll be able to wait that long? :hyper: ;)
     
  19. Arthur U. Poon

    Arthur U. Poon

    Jan 30, 2004
    SLC, Utah -USA-
    Endorsing Artist: Mike Lull Custom Basses
    I'll be okay, but I've got the jones now :D . I've got a gig on Friday, I showed the pics of it to my bandmates, and they want me to start using it right away. I said: "Cool, but excuse me for the wrong notes at first!" :D

    It's gonna be nice, I'm sure. :)
     
  20. adrian garcia

    adrian garcia

    Apr 9, 2001
    las vegas. nevada
    Endorsing Artist: Nordy Basses, Schroeder Cabs, Gallien Krueger Amps
    you didn't splurge for overnight...? :eyebrow: :scowl:
    honestly , i don't have the patience, it would drive me nuts!
    beautiful bass, by the way... nice work, Keith and Jay, and congrats, Arthur ! enjoy!-- A