Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

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Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby steveonbass » Wed Sep 26, 2012 7:03 pm

I have not had GAS for a looooooong time but i certainly have it now. I'll need to play one first but I'm already thinking of what i can move to pull the trigger. 34" scale carved hollow hog body with maple cap and two pickups and a maple board. Pelham Blue. Dear god.

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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby ghiadub » Thu Sep 27, 2012 7:26 pm

Indeed... How long have these been out? Thanks for the GAS
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby harleyyy » Thu Sep 27, 2012 9:01 pm

ghiadub wrote:Indeed... How long have these been out? Thanks for the GAS



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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby Rob Francis » Fri Sep 28, 2012 5:44 pm

I think they are a recent release and not yet at all stores.
Can't tell if the top is arched like and EB2 though
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby Mike Childree » Sat Sep 29, 2012 5:38 am

Glad Mr. Hoyt has supplied me the cure for that particular kind of GAS....otherwise, I'd be all over that!
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby steveonbass » Sat Sep 29, 2012 5:50 am

I'm not sure they're in stores at all yet
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby hmagman » Sat Sep 29, 2012 6:16 am

Thanks for the GAS...now I want to play one :drool
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby Rob Francis » Sat Sep 29, 2012 7:56 am

Mike Childree wrote:Glad Mr. Hoyt has supplied me the cure for that particular kind of GAS....otherwise, I'd be all over that!

Jus' thinkin' you're WAY ahead of that curve Mike.
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby pbassplayer » Sat Sep 29, 2012 6:04 pm

just found out about this today. due in stores mid oct. are they usa made or imported ?
list $1,999 street is $1,200..

i had a 66 eb/2 dc that was nice,i'll check this out
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby Rob Francis » Thu Oct 04, 2012 12:28 pm

Please do update. Interested in how it compares with your EB2

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gibson_EB-2

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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby vates » Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:37 am

34" scale. nice :)
Thanks for the heads-up!
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Re: Gibson Midtown Standard Bass

Postby jim.i » Mon Apr 08, 2013 5:41 pm

Anyone got one yet?
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