Bought me a new bass! Eastman vb95

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Bought me a new bass! Eastman vb95

Post by Marcgervais » Tue Feb 13, 2018 5:35 pm

Hey y'all, I'm new to the forum and new to double bass. After playing my band mates cremona for a bit I was hooked, went out and got myself a Stentor rockabilly bass. The more I played it the more I realized how crappy it was so I returned it and upgraded to a Eastman vb95, what a difference! It's been literally 3 months since I touched an upright for the first time and I'm on my 2nd bass and already played 3 open Mike's and a portion of a gig my band Athabasca Barnburner played this weekend... I think I'm addicted.

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Re: Bought me a new bass! Eastman vb95

Post by seenoweevil » Mon Mar 05, 2018 6:20 am

Welcome to the forum and congratulations on the new bass! Things have been slow on here for a while, but several members still check in regularly. Glad to have you!
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Re: Bought me a new bass! Eastman vb95

Post by bustamelon » Tue Mar 06, 2018 8:02 pm

Another congrats and welcome! Haven't played an Eastman bass myself but their other instruments seem to get rave reviews, especially for the price.
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