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Re: Helping a Friend track down a SPOILER he sold on Ebay. 12 26 1983 is on truss rc
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 06:36:22 PM - Here's the serial number lookup thread for Spoiler 83S2962 http:/...

Re: Helping a Friend track down a SPOILER he sold on Ebay. 12 26 1983 is on truss rc
elwoodblue - Yesterday at 05:59:21 PM - Quote from: mb94952 on Yesterday at 05:45:09 PMHi guys ! It looks like...

Re: Helping a Friend track down a SPOILER he sold on Ebay. 12 26 1983 is on truss rc
mb94952 - Yesterday at 05:45:09 PM - Hi guys ! It looks like it MIGHT be 8362962 USAit is an '83 Spoil...

Re: Helping a Friend track down a SPOILER he sold on Ebay. 12 26 1983 is on truss rc
mb94952 - Yesterday at 05:00:23 PM - WOW, You are AWESOME, Edward !!!!! I do not know what Nick knows as fa...

Re: Helping a Friend track down a SPOILER he sold on Ebay. 12 26 1983 is on truss rc
edwardofhuncote - June 16, 2019, 03:26:28 AM - Michael, does Nick remember any other details about this Spoiler? What...

Re: Helping a Friend track down a SPOILER he sold on Ebay. 12 26 1983 is on truss rc
pauldo - June 16, 2019, 02:13:17 AM - Michael,Has the fingerboard been altered?  Try looking beyond the...

Re: Helping a Friend track down a SPOILER he sold on Ebay. 12 26 1983 is on truss rc
mb94952 - June 15, 2019, 05:05:34 PM - Quote from: David Houck on June 10, 2019, 01:18:00 PMHave Nick check t...



Re: Alembic Series basses on new releases
musashi - June 16, 2019, 02:35:42 PM - Here's the link to Volume 2 of the Cut To The Chase Anthology:htt...



Happy Fathers Day
chrisbass - June 16, 2019, 10:57:24 AM - Hi!Happy Fathers Day to the Fathers out there



Re: Spoiler with Bartolini pickups?
mb94952 - Yesterday at 04:57:16 PM - I have owned just about every ALembic model except for a Series ! and/...

Re: Spoiler with Bartolini pickups?
adriaan - Yesterday at 10:34:03 AM - Quote from: pauldo on Yesterday at 06:00:19 AMEDIT> any pictures of...

Re: Spoiler with Bartolini pickups?
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 07:15:41 AM - Looks like a very sad, hacked-up 1985 Spoiler. She's been through...

Re: Spoiler with Bartolini pickups?
pauldo - Yesterday at 06:00:19 AM - ^^^^Everything that Jazzyvee said.Something doesn’t smell right with t...

Re: Spoiler with Bartolini pickups?
jazzyvee - Yesterday at 05:06:34 AM - A few things come to mind and i'm sure when the real experts on t...

Spoiler with Bartolini pickups?
davidak - Yesterday at 03:44:37 AM - Just saw this bass for sale locally, does it look legit to you? Barts....

Owning an Alembic
Fun Stories


Re: Instagram
jazzyvee - Yesterday at 11:32:27 PM - Phew thanks Pauldo. :-)

Re: Instagram
pauldo - Yesterday at 06:09:50 AM - There are many accounts with “jazzyvee” and different variations of “j...

Instagram
jazzyvee - Yesterday at 05:31:19 AM - I was playing a gig last night and after soundcheck, I ended up having...

Owning an Alembic
Troubleshooting


Re: How much does string gauge matter?
Tennesseemick - Yesterday at 12:47:35 PM - I've had the TI jazz flats on for a few weeks now and love them! ...



Re: Using nylon coated flats on my alembic.
StephenR - June 15, 2019, 09:13:33 AM - Thanks for sharing your thoughts about the nylon flats Jazzy. Sorry th...

Re: Using nylon coated flats on my alembic.
keith_h - June 15, 2019, 05:17:26 AM - I used tape wounds on my Vox Mk IV in the 70's as well. I played ...

Re: Using nylon coated flats on my alembic.
sonicus - June 15, 2019, 03:35:12 AM - I tried a set of Labella tape wound strings on the first bass that I&n...



Re: Rechargeable Internal Batteries
goran - Yesterday at 10:55:01 AM - Man I did break on battery plug, it's easy to replace, but yea I ...

Rechargeable Internal Batteries
Picure - Yesterday at 06:47:10 AM - Just wondering if it is possible that Alembic could make a Series bass...

Showcase
Artists and Their Alembics


Re: Jimmy
keith_h - June 15, 2019, 05:19:04 AM - Quote from: mb94952 on June 14, 2019, 07:56:33 AMTo the "other pe...

Re: Jimmy
JimmyJ - June 15, 2019, 12:14:04 AM - Alright!  A mini Alembic-Club meeting!  I'll look for y...

Showcase
Persuader Basses


Re: Persuader 89P5559USA
rv_bass - June 15, 2019, 05:26:41 PM - Beautiful bass, Greg!

Re: Persuader 89P5559USA
sonicus - June 15, 2019, 10:40:26 AM - Nice photos !

Re: Persuader 89P5559USA
elwoodblue - June 15, 2019, 10:11:14 AM - You did well with the pics. She looks very happy 

Re: Persuader 89P5559USA
edwardofhuncote - June 15, 2019, 05:54:38 AM - Hey, there's Elwood! Yessir, 89P5559 is a hottie. 5 years later, ...


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Gigs


Re: Ed of H gigs; 2019
rv_bass - June 15, 2019, 05:23:45 PM - Nice photo of the band, Greg, and the radio show sounds fun!

Re: Ed of H gigs; 2019
sonicus - June 15, 2019, 09:36:50 AM - Gregory . congratulations on the radio show gig !

Community
Remembering Paul


Re: Paul (TBO)
mario_farufyno - June 16, 2019, 02:14:45 PM - wow, time flies... cheers, Paul!

Re: Paul (TBO)
sonicus - June 15, 2019, 11:59:10 PM - Happy Birthday  Paul !

Re: Paul (TBO)
lbpesq - June 15, 2019, 08:45:29 PM - Happy B-day, brother Paul.   Thinking about stocking masks, ...

Re: Paul (TBO)
David Houck - June 15, 2019, 07:58:34 PM - Happy birthday Paul.

Swap Shop and Wish Lists
Seen on craigslist, eBay, and elsewhere


Re: De-fretted Spoiler fs at GC
Deltaphoenix - Yesterday at 05:07:29 PM - Oh man, I will be in Asheville in about 10 days. I will have to go che...

De-fretted Spoiler fs at GC
gtrguy - Yesterday at 11:09:22 AM - De-fretted Spoiler fs at GChttps://www.guitarcenter.com/Used/ALEMBIC/V...

Swap Shop and Wish Lists
For Sale & Trade


Re: [RETRACTED] For Sale: Rick Turner Custom Short Scale Bass Guitar
hieronymous - Yesterday at 03:27:58 PM - That looks like a sweet bass! I felt a kind of relief that you aren�...

Re: For Sale: Rick Turner Custom Short Scale Bass Guitar
musashi - Yesterday at 01:45:05 AM - Taking this off the market for now.  Too big a loss to sustain.&n...



Re: Harvest Fine Leather Bass Gig Bags, Brand New
musashi - June 16, 2019, 07:25:12 AM - These have sold.  Not sure how to mark this as sold in the title....



Re: SF-2 For Sale
edwin - Yesterday at 11:02:01 PM - Quote from: pauldo on June 16, 2019, 02:41:58 PMTwitching also...Can a...

Re: SF-2 For Sale
srfogel - Yesterday at 02:24:50 PM - And I even have one rack space open just waiting for an SF-2

Re: SF-2 For Sale
Deltaphoenix - Yesterday at 09:17:58 AM - I would have scooped this up last week in a heartbeat. Gave up and spe...

Re: SF-2 For Sale
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 07:46:43 AM - Quote from: elwoodblue on June 16, 2019, 10:36:41 AMIt's inevitab...

Re: SF-2 For Sale
pauldo - June 16, 2019, 02:41:58 PM - Twitching also...Can an SF2 also be used as a headphone/ practice amp?

Re: SF-2 For Sale
jazzyvee - June 16, 2019, 11:05:12 AM - Superb piece of kit. I got one to use as a preamp.

Re: SF-2 For Sale
elwoodblue - June 16, 2019, 10:36:41 AM - Quote from: edwardofhuncote on June 16, 2019, 10:22:59 AM<<doubl...

Re: SF-2 For Sale
edwardofhuncote - June 16, 2019, 10:22:59 AM - <<double-twitch>> 

Re: SF-2 For Sale
edwardofhuncote - June 15, 2019, 04:16:36 PM - <twitch> 

SF-2 For Sale
smokinbear - June 15, 2019, 03:36:31 PM - $650 shipped Conus . Has manual .



Re: Stanley Wah, Peterson Strobo Plus HD, Boss RV-6
edwin - June 16, 2019, 11:18:15 PM - Someone get the tuner, these are great! Throw out the crappy clip ons,...

Stanley Wah, Peterson Strobo Plus HD, Boss RV-6
musashi - June 15, 2019, 04:01:22 PM - EBS Stanley Clarke signature wah   very good   $20...



Re: WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO NOW?
cozmik_cowboy - Yesterday at 12:02:05 AM - Albert://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2mZwHVfBMkPeter

Re: WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO NOW?
adriaan - June 15, 2019, 06:08:26 AM - Quote from: edwardofhuncote on June 15, 2019, 04:39:55 AMHe's jus...

Re: WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO NOW?
edwardofhuncote - June 15, 2019, 04:39:55 AM - He's just insanely great. I'll be obtuse though and say this...



Re: Sonicus Projects , Current And Past.
sonicus - June 15, 2019, 10:38:14 AM - We made some videos of our 6/8/19 DEAD GUISE GIG that I will post soon...

Re: Sonicus Projects , Current And Past.
sonicus - June 15, 2019, 10:25:39 AM - I will be playing Bass in DEAD GUISE again on two more gigs soon ...



Re: ****HEAT WAVE in Northern California 100 plus Fahrenheit ****
edwin - June 16, 2019, 11:15:59 PM - It was like this in Colorado in 2012 when Xander was born. 100 degree ...



Re: First ever guitar or bass and most recently acquired alembic guitar/bass
edwin - June 16, 2019, 11:11:47 PM - Early 60s Gibson EB-2D that I modified (of course!). This is ca. 1978 ...

Re: First ever guitar or bass and most recently acquired alembic guitar/bass
pauldo - June 16, 2019, 02:37:44 PM - My first bass was a Fender P-bass copy that came with an 8” speaker/ a...

Re: First ever guitar or bass and most recently acquired alembic guitar/bass
mario_farufyno - June 16, 2019, 02:10:44 PM - Quote from: J9 on June 13, 2019, 12:03:50 PMFirst bass was a Yamaha BB...

Re: First ever guitar or bass and most recently acquired alembic guitar/bass
StefanieJones - June 16, 2019, 01:34:37 PM - I think it was a Kingston guitar, first bass, who knows. Then I got a ...



Re: Stanley Clarke in Berkeley tonight! 6/13/19
bigredbass - June 16, 2019, 04:00:29 PM - Don't tell anybody:  Roland JC's (within limits) are fa...



Re: Drugs/partying and Music
sonicus - Yesterday at 06:38:23 PM - Coffee/ Caffeine is actually a modifying substance that I can ingest c...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 05:58:32 PM - Having successfully quit everything else they said was bad for me, I d...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
gtrguy - Yesterday at 11:05:15 AM - I did a gig once under the influence of this mind altering drug. It wa...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
sonicus - June 16, 2019, 11:45:04 PM - At this time in my life when I perform as a musician I have found that...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
edwin - June 16, 2019, 11:02:10 PM - Quote from: bigredbass on June 16, 2019, 03:53:54 PMDrugs and alcohol ...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
David Houck - June 16, 2019, 07:24:43 PM - Each person's journey is unique, and that uniqueness includes our...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
bigredbass - June 16, 2019, 03:53:54 PM - I was lucky:  I just can't drink (I get real drunk real fast...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
gtrguy - June 16, 2019, 11:44:02 AM - I say good on you for taking these steps. I had so many musician frien...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
Deltaphoenix - June 16, 2019, 08:12:14 AM - I have been clean for over 10 years. There was absolutely no doubt tha...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
cozmik_cowboy - June 16, 2019, 07:37:02 AM - You need to do what works for you, Greg.For me, it's a matter of ...

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
edwardofhuncote - June 16, 2019, 04:03:20 AM - Sounds like you just needed to get it out somewhere, Greg. 

Re: Drugs/partying and Music
pauldo - June 16, 2019, 02:33:36 AM - Gregory,Don’t be too hard on yourself.  You obviously recognize t...

Drugs/partying and Music
glocke - June 16, 2019, 02:04:03 AM - Hopefully this topic is allowed..I've been more or less sober for...



Re: Stanley Clarke at the Dakota
David Houck - Yesterday at 07:14:56 PM -    

Stanley Clarke at the Dakota
fmm - Yesterday at 05:20:21 AM - Wow, what a show.  Absolutely killer band.