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Manson 12-String Bass
General Specs
Body: Quilted maple top
Finish: Blue
Neck: 3-piece bird's eye maple
Fingerboard: Ebony, blue LED dot markers triggered by sound
Frets: 21
Headstock: Quilted maple with silver logo
Tuners: Chrome Manson
Pickguard: None
Pickups: (2) EMG Pickups
Controls: (2) Volume, (2) Tone, Stereo wiring
Years in use: 1999-2002
Website: http://www.manson
Hugh Manson built this 12-String Bass Guitar for John Paul Jones. Jones used this bass guitar on his Zooma, The Thunderthief solo tours and well as the 2009-2010 Them Crooked Vultures tours on Daffodils. The bass is tuned B-C and is wired in stereo with the neck pickup routing to the SWR bass rig and the bridge pickup routing to the Bad Cat guitar rig.


Manson 12-String Bass
Manson 12-String Bass
Manson 12-String Bass
Manson 12-String Bass
Guitar Edge website, October 08, 2009
Manson 12-String Bass
John Paul Jones, ca. 1999
Manson 12-String Bass
John Paul Jones, October 29, 1999, House Of Blues, Los Angeles, California
Manson 12-String Bass
John Paul Jones, March 20, 2000, Roxy Theatre, Atlanta, Georgia

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October xx, 1968 - Led Zeppelin is recorded
October 19, 1968 - Final performance as the New Yardbirds
October 31, 1969 - Led Zeppelin II is released in the US
October 17, 1969 - Bonham is thrilled to play Carnegie Hall where Buddy Rich and Gene Krupa have performed
October 23, 1970 - Led Zeppelin III is released in the US
October xx, 1970 - The press lash out at the band over the Led Zeppelin III acoustic content
October xx, 1971 - Page and Plant venture around Thailand and India after the Japan tour
October 18, 1972 - Zeppelin rehearse at the Rainbow Theater for a UK tour
October xx, 1973 - Each member performs an individual film sequence for their concept film
October 31, 1974 - Swan Song hosts a party for the launch of its UK division
October xx, 1975 - Led Zeppelin decide not to tour and concentrate on recording new material
October 20, 1976 - The Song Remains The Same premieres at New York’s Cinema One
October xx, 1977 - Jimmy starts assembling a Led Zeppelin live album from recordings as far back as 1969
October xx, 1978 - Jones and Bonham record with Paul McCartney at Abbey Road Studios
October xx, 1978 - Rehearsals for In Through The Out Door in London
October xx, 1979 - All nine Led Zeppelin albums enter the Billboards Top 200 -- no other band has ever achieved this
October 10, 1980 - A private funeral is held for John Bonham at Rushock church in Worcestershire
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