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Sting's bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by shreave, Sep 15, 2000.


  1. shreave

    shreave

    Jul 12, 2000
    Seattle. WA USA
    Anyone know what kind of bass Sting is using is the picture on Salon's home page today?

    http://www.salon.com/



     
  2. MJB

    MJB

    Mar 17, 2000
    Well I'd say that's his early 50's Fender Precision or a Fender Custom Shop designed to look like his early 50's Precision. I think the original is a '54 but I'm not sure. He rescued it from a storage closet in some old orphanage. There was an article about it in Bass Player earlier this year.

    Mike
     
  3. Deynn

    Deynn Moderator Emeritus

    Aug 9, 2000
    Iowa
    Yeah....it's a 1954 Precision. Fender also made him an exact duplucate of that bass. So, who which one he is using, at any given time. :)