• 1975 Gibson Ripper Bass "Sunburst"
    A killer example of this mid 70's Gibson bass! Similar to the instrument used by Rick Danko for the Last Waltz concert, these basses are extremely versatile. The Bill Lawrence designed pickups and Alder body make this an aggressive bass, perfect for rock n' roll! This instrument comes from the original owner and includes the original case. EXC w/OHSC $1,650
  • 1957 Hofner 500/1 Beatle Bass "Sunburst"
    An extremely early example of the famous Beatle bass! This 1957 model features the vertical Hofner headstock logo, oval control panel, and the earlier "open" coil Hofner pickups. With all the warmth and distinctive tone of the famous McCartney model, this bass is perfect for Beatle fans and collectors alike! EXC w/OHSC $6,500.
  • 1964 Hofner 500/1 Beatle Bass "Sunburst"
    The bass behind the sound of some of the most memorable bass lines in music history! This Hofner 500/1 is the perfect instrument for capturing the distinctive Paul McCartney bass tone. This example plays great and the original "staple" pickups sound fantastic! This is a great example of an iconic instrument. EXC $2,500.
  • 1960 500/5 Presidential Bass "Brunette"
    A gorgeous example of the bass most often associated with Stuart Stutcliffe; the original bass player in the Beatles! The pair of "Diamond Logo" hofner pickups deliver the distinctive sound for which Hofner basses are known, while the single cutaway, 17" body and short scale neck make this a very resonant instrument both acoustically and plugged in. A fantastic example of this rare bass! EXC $4,200.
  • 1974 Fender Telecaster Bass "Blonde"
    A great playing Telecaster bass, this 1974 example features a great playing maple neck with a killer Fender "Wide Range" Humbucker. These became a favorite for many great bass players of the 70's and are sought after now for an affordable "vintage" vibe. VG $2,000.
  • 1959 Fender Precision Bass "Sunburst"
    We are really happy to have this Fantastic 1959 Fender P-Bass back in the store. We purchased this wonderful bass from a local studio musician that had played it on many recordings, and then sold it to a friend who just traded it back to us. It is one of the best sounding, playing and coolest P-Bass's we have had. Featuring a Gold Anodized pickguard, perfect profile Maple neck and that beautiful late 50's transitional Sunburst color. Also included is the original Fender Tweed hard shell case! EXC w/OHSC $12,700
  • 1965 Fender Jazz Bass "Firemist Gold" w/ Matching Headstock
    This is a very Rare custom color Fender Jazzbass in this Beautiful Firemist Gold with a Matching headstock. This is definitely one of the best custom color bass's we have seen along time! This is an all original beautiful example of Fender's Custom color work in the 1960's. Also included are both original covers and the original Fender hard shell case. This is a Fantastic playing collectors grade Custom Color Pre-C.B.S. Jazzbass! EXC w/OHSC $23,500
  • 2004 Fender John English Master Built '55 Precision Bass...
    Part of the personal collection of Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick, this 1955 reissue is one of the best basses to come out of the Fender Custom Shop we've seen! Built by perhaps the most renowned Master Builder, the late John English, this lightweight  bass is based on a one-of-a-kind, special ordered '50s P-bass in a custom "Red" finish. It features a fantastic playing maple neck, all original "ash tray" covers and thumb rest, as well as the "case candy" and Certificate of Authenticity. A fantastic bass built by one of the finest builder's in Fender's Custom Shop, these John English instruments are becoming highly collectible. EXC w/OHSC $6,000.
  • 1967 Eko 960/2 Florentine Bass "Sunburst"
    An extremely rare, Italian made bass, this instrument was part of the personal collection of Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick! One of the cleanest 60's Eko instruments we've seen, this 960/2 Florentine bass features an easy-to-play neck with wide double cutaway body allowing full access to the neck. The pickups can be used individually or together with volume and tone for each, offering a wide variety of bass tones perfect for fans of 60's rock n' roll. An unusual  bass with a distinct sound and character. EXC w/gig bag $1,000.
  • 1960s Vox Apollo Bass "Cherry"
    Another fantastic bass from the personal collection of Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick! This 1960's Vox Apollo model features an incredible sounding treble boost and distortion circut built in, as well as an electronic pitch-pipe feature. This is the perfect bass fort for fans of 60's Garage and Psychedelic rock sounds! EXC w/gigbag $2,000
  • 1972 Gibson Les Paul Triumph Bass "Walnut"
    Just in from the original owner, this 1972 Gibson Les Paul Triumph Bass has been the primary instrument of Mr. Marc Phillips since it was purchased new! One of the most versatile Gibson bass models, this instrument features two embossed logo pickups with a hi-lo impedance and phase reversal switches for a variety of usable and distinct tones. The comfortable small profile neck make this an easy instrument to play, especially for player's used to Guitar necks. The original "walnut" finish has a lovely patina that can only result from years of live gigs! An excellent workhorse instrument perfect for any player! EXC w/OHSC $2,200
  • Orange SP212 600W 2x12" Bass Cabinet
    A fantastic sounding 2x12 bass cabinet, this Orange SP212 comes from the collection of Cheap Trick's Tom Petersson. The easy-to-carry size and ported front make this a great choice for live use, and at 600w there is nothing this cab can't handle! EXC $450
  • 1961 Gibson EB-0 "Cherry"
    An early "transition" model, this 1961 EB-0 was owned and played by Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick. It features the "SG" body style with an earlier black plastic Humbucking pickup. Lightweight and resonant with a comfortable neck, this bass has all the low-end growl heard on countless 60's bass tracks. The instrument is in great condition and includes a later hardshell Gibson case. EXC w/HSC $2,495
  • 2011 Warwick Custom Shop Jimmy Earl "Natural"
    Part of an extremely limited run of basses made to the exacting specs of Jimmy Earl of the house band on the Jimmy Kimmel show, this light weight 5 string bass features active EMG pickups, maple neck with LED fret markers, and a tortoiseshell guard. 1 of only 35 made, this is a fantastic instrument for bass players who have to cover a variety of different sounds. EXC w/Gig Bag $5,500
  • 1966 Fender Jazz Bass "Sunburst"
    One of the cleanest 1966 Jazz Basses we've seen, this one-owner example features the rare transitional combination of a bound rosewood board with dot inlays, "transition" logo, beautiful three color sunburst finish, tortoise shell pickguard and original chrome covers. Lightweight and resonant, this fantastic playing bass includes the original Fender hardshell case, gray Fender cable, and a strap from it's original owner. Perfect for collectors and players alike. EXC w/OHSC $7,650
  • 1976 Ibanez 2350b Les Paul Bass "Ebony"
    This is a great copy of a Gibson LP bass. It features a great playing, medium profile, neck, rosewood finger board, and two pickups with separate volume and tone for each and a selector switch. This is an excellent playing and sounding bass that is a workhorse! EXC W/HSC $1450    
  • 2018 Utopia Custom ShopTraditional J-Style "Olympic White"
    An exclusive instrument to Rumble Seat Music, this Jazz style Bass has the look, sound, and feel of classic vintage basses. With a vintage style tortoise "Celluloid" pickguard, thin "nitro" finish, and the original chrome pickup and bridge covers, this is a faithful tribute to a vintage J bass. Made in Italy to RSM's exacting specifications, these instruments are some of the best new vintage-style guitars and basses available. Brand New w/OHSC $2,300
  • 2008 Fender American Vintage '75 Jazz Bass "Natural"
    This great playing American Vintage Series Jazz Bass is a faithful recreation of the mid-70's Jazz bass. It features a light-weight, beautiful wood grain body with a natural finish, black "block" inlays on a maple fretboard, black binding, and a "micro-tilt" neck. This bass is in great condition and sounds incredible. EXC w/OHSC $1,495
  • Guild B4 HG BLK "Black"
    A great playing "American Made" acoustic bass, this Guild B4 HG features a Fishman pickup and a hardshell case. A great sounding bass acoustically or plugged in. EXC w/OHSC $550.
  • 2002 MTD 534-24 5 String Fretless "Zebra Top"
    This Michael Tobias made fretless bass features a beautiful "Zebra Wood" top, mahogany body, maple neck and a rosewood fingerboard. It is built with the Buzz Feiten tuning system for improved intonation when forming chords and playing in larger bands. It also features Bartolini active electronics and a double acting truss rod. A fantastic bass for stage or studio. EXC w/OHSC $3,500.