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The Low End

Revisiting the ’60s: Precision or Jazz?

August 17, 2010
The differences and similarities of vintage P- and J-basses are discussed.
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Reclaim Your Oomph!

July 20, 2010
Minor changes to bring your vintage bass'' sound back to its former glory
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Vintage Bass Electronics: Simple Logic for Common Issues

June 16, 2010
Is your vintage bass crackling, popping, or just plain weak? Here are some common fixes to try.
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Tips for Prospective Buyers, Part 2

May 18, 2010
Etiquette to follow for a successful, stress-free purchase.
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In Search of Uncle Bookie, Part 2

March 11, 2010
A artist-owned bass is in terrible shape. Refinish it or not?
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In Search of Uncle Bookie, Part 1

February 11, 2010
Kevin stumbles upon a ''60 J-Bass owned by Walter Booker
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So, What Would Kevin Do (Part 2)

January 14, 2010
Kevin discusses his outlook on purchasing as bass player
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So, What Would Kevin Do? (Part I)

December 17, 2009
Kevin answers the question, “What do you look for when you buy a vintage bass?” from a collector''s perspective
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The Year in Review: The Time to Buy is NOW!

November 18, 2009
Checking in with the post-recession vintage bass market.
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Unsung Heroes of Tone: The SVT Era

September 18, 2009
A look at the advancements in bass amplification in the sixties
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Unsung Heroes of Tone: The Early Years

August 19, 2009
The golden eras of vintage bass amps
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The Street: NYC’s Music Row, Part 2

July 22, 2009
Kevin returns with part 2 of memories from 48th street.
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The Street: NYC’s Music Row

June 17, 2009
Kevin reminisces on the influence of New York City''s Music Row
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Roger Sadowsky: A Vintage Man of Modern Means

April 21, 2009
A conversation with Roger Sadoswky on basses, modifications, preamps and more
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You Write, I Respond: Readers' Thoughts, Part 2

February 16, 2009
Kevin shares readers'' thoughts on the vintage bass market
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