The distinctive Hofner violin bass - popularized by Paul McCartney and, therefore, often called the Beatle bass - has contributed its unique sound to scores of hit songs. But, since bass players generally appreciate great craftsmanship, we thought we'd take you to the woodshed, to see how this amazing instrument is made. So, wrap yourself around the beverage of your choice, sit back and let me know if you love this kind of stuff as much as I do. Enjoy!
The making of the classic Hofner violin bass