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Hurray, JM has finally got his own signature bass with Music Man.  Took long enough!

https://www.music-man.com/instruments/basses/john-myung

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Re: Ernie Ball Music Man Artist Series: John Myung Bongo Six-String Bass
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2020, 08:40:28 AM »
Damn, that looks very nice.
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Re: Ernie Ball Music Man Artist Series: John Myung Bongo Six-String Bass
« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2020, 09:34:24 AM »
Love it, but it's probably going to be priced around 3K, so it won't be for me :biggrin:
It sounds like, "ruk, ruk, ruk, ruk, ruk." Instead of the more pleasing kick drum sound of, "gzarruk, gzarruk, gzarruk, gzarruk."

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Re: Ernie Ball Music Man Artist Series: John Myung Bongo Six-String Bass
« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2020, 09:53:33 AM »
What is the point of the divided wood fretboard, and what is "a golden ratio fretboard"?
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Re: Ernie Ball Music Man Artist Series: John Myung Bongo Six-String Bass
« Reply #4 on: August 17, 2020, 10:07:26 AM »
What is the point of the divided wood fretboard, and what is "a golden ratio fretboard"?

He talks about it in this interview (28:40) https://ernieball.co.uk/strikingachord/john-myung

But it's basically this (the vertical line being the split in the wood):

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Re: Ernie Ball Music Man Artist Series: John Myung Bongo Six-String Bass
« Reply #5 on: August 17, 2020, 11:57:24 AM »
This is a must buy for me.
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