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What is this bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by matti777, Dec 22, 2012.

  1. matti777


    Dec 13, 2007
    Edmonton, Canada
    I came across this video and was wondering what make the bass was. Just curious. Any ideas? There is a good shot at 1:54
  2. nukes_da_bass

    nukes_da_bass Banned

    Feb 19, 2006
    west suburban boston
    I didn't see a good view of the bass guitar anywhere in the video but I really enjoyed this band's rendition of Alabama! Funny video because they got this teenage front man what's really good hair makes me jealous and then when the cameraman starts panning across the Band my they're all these old fogeys made me laugh
  3. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Supporting Member

    The shape and construction are reminiscent of Matsumoku. I found some very similar Vantage and Westone but so far none with these inlays.
  4. matti777


    Dec 13, 2007
    Edmonton, Canada
    It looks to be a p with the 2 knobs. The pickup guard confuses me too. Is it a vintage bass? Who does block inlays like that? The bridge is very distinctive too.
  5. GM60466


    May 20, 2006
    Land of Lakland
    Looks like a Daion Bass with an added cover over the pickup.
  6. matti777


    Dec 13, 2007
    Edmonton, Canada
    It kinda looks like an Aria too but I haven't found anything with the same bridge.