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Bass Luthiers Reviews

Aquilina Basses Introduces Three New Basses at NAMM 2018 – Review With Video

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 […]

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Bass Luthiers NAMM 2018 bass gear Press Release

Aqulilina Basses To Introduce Kevin Reveyrand Signature Model At NAMM 2018

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 […]

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Electric Guitars Luthiers Press Release

“THE PECHSTEIN” – The electric guitar which has been fermented for 1 year in wine barrel.

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 […]

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Bass Luthiers Press Release

Aquilina Basses To Be Big in Japan

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 […]

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Bass Luthiers Reviews

Noguera Bass Guitars at NAMM 2011

Noguera-YC-6-string-bass

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.

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