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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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Hofner HCT-500/1 SB Violin Bass Contemporary Beatle Bass

We’ve just received a shipment of CT basses, and they are available for $999 CDN with case!

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Hofner 500/1 1964 Reissue Left Hand Beatle Bass No Longer Available

Hofner 500/1 1964 Reissue Left Hand Beatle Bass No Longer Available

The Hofner 500/1 ‘Beatle Bass’ is one of the most recognizable instruments ever. It’s appeared on countless recordings, many of them rather well known hits.

This is the 1964 Reissue model, special ordered in left-handed. It is in as-new condition and has never been played.

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Hofner HCT-500/1 SB Violin Bass Contemporary Beatle Bass

Just in the Hofner HCT-500/1 SB Violin Bass Contemporary Beatle Bass! Get them while they last!

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Hofner 500/1 ‘Beatle Bass’ 1965 (consignment) No Longer Available

Hofner 500/1 'Beatle Bass' 1965 (consignment) No Longer Available

The Hofner 500/1 was catapulted to fame with the rise of The Beatles; it was Paul McCartney’s bass of choice for many years, thousands of shows and hundreds of recordings. It’s a very comfortable instrument to play, given its light weight, short scale and narrow neck.

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Hofner Contemporary Club Bass No Longer Available

Hofner Contemporary Club Bass  No Longer Available

We’ve just received a few new pieces from Hofner, including this Club Bass from the Contemporary series. We make two slight modifications – we restring them with LaBella flats for a more authentic ‘Beatley’ sound, and replace the stock knobs with the much classier ‘teacup’ style.

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