Well, today is the 5th anniversary of the blog – and its also exactly 3 months since I last posted a Strange Bass Gallery. So, here’s a little something to rectify that: the first gallery of 2016.
I’ve never seen anything like this before. Here’s a video from Leo Lyons, the bassist for a British blues band from the 60’s & 70’s called Ten Years After. He shows us a different kind of double bass. Flip it around and there’s another working bass behind it. One side is fretless and the other is fretted. Amazing!
And here’s the article from No Treble where I just saw it:
We’re in the thick of November and its a Friday, so you know what time it is? Its time for another spread of oddities and exotics from around the bass-o-sphere.
Tomorrow’s the last day of October. So, for you ghoulish low enders out there – Happy Halloween! Its been a month and almost 3 weeks since my last Strange Bass Gallery. Here’s some stuff from the backlog:
Of course, you know… evil never dies…
Welcome to my garden of unearthly delights…
You know that can’t be the only warped apple to fall from the tree: