Fretless Bass for an intermediate Bass Player?

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DIva fretless by Marleaux
Marleaux Diva Bass

This is a Diva by Marleaux. It has 26 “frets”. Or, rather, it would be more appropriate to say it doesn’t have 26 frets, since it is fretless. You get the idea. But any fretless will work. My first fretless was an Alembic where I removed the frets. That is a nice way to get used to a fretless model as well: remove the frets from a fretted bass you are used to and fill with a color sawdust (I’d have that done professionally!) that gives you barely visible lines.

 
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Comments(3)

  • ALG
    April 13, 2017, 17:05  Reply

    What a beautiful bass! Need to put that on my shopping list …..

  • bergstrom.mike
    May 3, 2017, 20:35  Reply

    Victor would have let me have the 5 string!

    “yes, Michael, rock the 5”

    Just sayin’

    • Ari
      May 3, 2017, 20:43

      Lol. Go and rule them all. Just stick with one thing for a minute when you practice. My 2 bitcoins…

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