I had the good fortune to visit the Sus Bass booth at NAMM 2019 to play and hear a fantastic line of bass guitars from Korea. Jin Su Lee, the company owner, and builder of these fine basses has a wonderful and outgoing spirit that lives in his creations. Jin Su has been handcrafting basses […]
French Luthier Sebastien Aquilina presents his designs with P bass and J bass pickup configurations Kevin Reveyrand Signature Model Sirius 34 KR Passive As with all Aquilina Basses the craftsmanship and attention to detail is superb. The main thing, as with any instrument, is how does it play and how does it sound? Fundamentals are strong […]
Made in collaboration with Mr Kevin Reveyrand, the Sirius KR34 is a vintage inspired modern Jazz Bass derivative. The KR features 21 frets and a 34″ scale. Passive electronics include Aguilar 70 pickups in the classic 1970 position. Sunburst finish for a retro look. Bolt on US Maple Neck US Maple Fretboard Thin frets Carbon […]
A world wide unique project has been performed in Deidesheim/Germany. Deidesheim is a lovely little winemaker-town located at the border of the Palatine Forest (South-Western Germany) – only minutes away from the Rhine River. Out of a local cut oak tree, the barrel maker Ralf Mattern made a wine barrel and the guitar maker Jens […]
The new P430 will have all of the features of Mike Lull’s P4/P5 instruments in a 30″ scale length package. The P430 is fitted with a graphite-reinforced 20 fret maple neck topped with either a birdseye maple or Indian rosewood fingerboard. Lull offers a choice of pickups with either a P, PJ, T-bird, or […]
Hand built basses from French luthier Sebastien Aquilina are musical works of art. Elegant design and understated appointments meld to create an eminently playable instrument.
These are some of the finest basses on the planet…Check it Out! We are celebrating Mr. Jerzy Drozd 46th birthday. For this reason, we want to give you a special ONE DAY offer, valid only on 3 april 2014 and visible just to registered users of Jerzy Drozd Basses website. To take advantage of this […]
Top Japanese Distributor T. Kurosawa Takes on Premium French Bass Guitar Line Aquilina Basses is pleased to announce an agreement with T. Kurosawa & Co., LTD. to distribute the Aquilina line of fine handcrafted basses in Japan. “We met with Takeshi Seki who previewed my basses at NAMM 2013,” said master luthier, Sebastien Aquilina, “and […]
Built in Brooklyn These Boutique Basses Won’t Brake the Bank I’m a bass player and when I go to NAMM I try all that I can. This bass is one that you don’t want to stop playing. The feel, the sound, the vibe – it has it all. These beauties are hand made in Brooklyn […]
Sebastien Aquilina introduces Christian Noguera and his model YC Yves Carbonne bass designed in 1998. The semi-acoustic fretless models features a mahogany hollow body (acoustic chamber) with spruce top. Piezo sensors inserted into the bridge saddles and a magnetic single coil recreate the sound of the wood.