How to build a fretless bass

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Hello fellows, here´s another small howto for those of you who like to modd a real instrument:
A friend of mine recently gave me this old electric bass guitar, that he had bought a while ago on a flea market around here; It´s not really a great quality instrument, it was all dirty and dusty, and because I already own a quite good bass guitar I decided to give it a try and do something I always wanted to do since I saw Jaco Pastorious talking about this in an interview somewhere; there he explained how he had modified his Fender Jazz Bass with a butter knife, so he could play it almost like an upright bass; Continue reading “How to build a fretless bass”