Quote Originally Posted by fronobulax View Post
The other point is "expensive". While there are many players that would have to save up for years to get that price, there are a lot of players who have been making six figures (US) for a decade or so (usually not by playing bass professionally) and those people can easily afford a $10K instrument if that is how they choose to spend their money.
Dave Schools and Phil Lesh can both pay for those basses after half a gig on a good night, thats about 60-90 minutes of music, and im talking about the higher end models (as pictured)