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Was this anybody's first bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by bluespenny, Mar 11, 2013.


  1. bluespenny

    bluespenny

    Mar 17, 2009
    uUhTf2Y.
    I keep seeing guys on this forum near weepy with nostalgia over their long-lost first bass.
    This is a 1964-era Silvertone (Teisco) that I have hanging on my wall, and it made me wonder: could my wall hanging be someone's sentimental dream bass?
    It works, plays with the finesse of a Louisville slugger, and is relic-ed in a way that would make the Fender custom shop weep with admiration.
    Not looking to sell, unless it really means something to someone - in which case, it just isn't right that I have it and never use it.
     
  2. TheFenderBender

    TheFenderBender

    Jun 27, 2012
    Wow. It isn't mine, but that thing is killer.
     
  3. Northern Pike

    Northern Pike

    Nov 16, 2010
    Great post. I can't exactly remember the bass I started on in a neighbour's basement in the 60s, but i suspect it was an awful lot like that one. Keep on rockin'!
     

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