In my previous post, talking about my second bass - The Fender Precision Bass - I mentioned that I had it customized into a 5-string fretless. But why did I want that, back in 1986? I had only been playing the bass for a couple of years, and I was practicing a lot. One of … Continue reading Discovering the 5-string bass!
When I had played the Hagström for about a year I had saved up enough funds to buy a better bass. I looked around and narrowed my options down to 1978 Precision bass and a 1968 Jazz bass. They were both tobacco sunburst, alder bodies with maple necks and rosewood fingerboards. But the Jazz bass … Continue reading The Fender Precision Bass