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Refinished 1959 Fender Precision Bass (consignment) SOLD

Refinished 1959 Fender Precision Bass (consignment) SOLD

This refinished 1959 Fender Precision Bass is in great playing and structural condition. It plays really well and has great punch and tone – even with the mutes installed and active!

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1965 Hofner 500 1 Beatle Bass (consignment) SOLD

1965 Hofner 500 1 Beatle Bass (consignment)  SOLD

Today we’re looking at a very nice 1965 Hofner 500 1 Beatle Bass. Originally introduced as the Hofner Violin Bass, this model gained an unshakeable association with Paul McCartney and the Beatles.

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Midnight Blue 2009 Rickenbacker 4001c64s (consignment) SOLD

Midnight Blue 2009 Rickenbacker 4001c64s (consignment)  SOLD

This Midnight Blue 2009 Rickenbacker 4001c64s is one of only four in this particular colour – there are two more in satin. It’s in excellent condition.

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1973 Rickenbacker 4001 Bass (consignment) SOLD

1973 Rickenbacker 4001 Bass (consignment) SOLD

While the Fender Precision Bass holds the record for the most recordings, the Rickenbacker 4001 bass provides a bright punchy sound that comes right to the front of the mix. It’s hard to miss it on a recording or stage.

This 1973 Rickenbacker 4001 Bass is in good shape and great playing condition.

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1967 Hagstrom H8 8-String Bass NO LONGER AVAILABLE

1967 Hagstrom H8 8-String Bass NO LONGER AVAILABLE

This 1967 Hagstrom H8 8-String Bass is a good example of what the company was producing at the time. The angular and somewhat asymmetrical shape are clearly influenced by American instruments, including the Gibson SG and Fender Stratocaster

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1965 Hagstrom 1 Bass and Guitar Set (consignment) SOLD

1965 Hagstrom 1 Bass and Guitar Set (consignment) SOLD

Hagstrom had a long history of mass producing instruments in Europe under a number of brand names, but never gained mass acceptance in North America.

In 1962, Hagstrom launched a series of guitars with coloured hard plastic (lucite) tops and vinyl covered backs.

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