The first electric bass

VoxsupertwinVoxsupertwin Frets: 56
I always thought that Leo Fender designed and made the first electric bass…..but…..

https://youtu.be/aF6usTMwicM



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  • ICBMICBM Frets: 56898
    I think that beats the Rickenbacker Electro Bass Viol by a few months too - which was also fretless and played upright like a double bass, so not quite a modern 'electric bass'.

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  • VoxsupertwinVoxsupertwin Frets: 56
    1935…..I wonder what amp was used???
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