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Sting’s 8-String Hamer Explorer Fretless Bass – The Police

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Sting Police 8-String Hamer Explorer Fretless Bass

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Sting playing his Hamer Explorer 8-string fretless bass live (click to enlarge)

 

One of the nicest fretless basses ever made, in my opinion, is Sting’s red fretless Hamer 8-string Explorer bass with maple neck and unlined fingerboard, circa 1980. I don’t believe there is much known about this bass, but from various pictures it does appear that he played it live a few times. …continue reading »

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