It is hard to speak of the bass guitar without mentioning the Motown recordings of the 1960’s and 70’s and their most famous session bassist, James Jamerson.
Marcus Miller V7 5 string jazz bass (unboxing) and a short out of the box test 5:06 nothing fancy.. HIGH QUALITY BASS!!! Marcus Miller V7 Alder-5 TS with …
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A few examples of Cigar Box Guitars I have built over the last couple of years. I make my own piezo pickups for some. Others have 4 or 6 pole magnetic pickups.