Deposit for Custom Bluesman Vintage bass

Deposit for Custom Bluesman Vintage bass

This is a deposit to begin working on a custom build, and to indicate your commitment to purchase a Bluesman Vintage bass, custom built in Spring Hill, TN to YOUR specifications.


The models available are:


DeVille (P style) - 4 strings - $2,599 base price

DeVille (P style) - 5 strings - $2,799 base price

El Dorado (J style) - 4 strings - $2,599 base price

El Dorado (J style) - 5 strings - $2,799 base price

Super Bird (T style) - 4 strings - $2,599 base price


All models come standard with a nitrocellulose lacquer finish, a plain headstock, and are available with your choice of a black, mint green, parchment, or tortoise pickguard. A Spitfire tortoise pickguard is also available for an upcharge. A high quality Guardian padded gig bag is also included.


The DeVille can be ordered with a standard "P" neck, a "J" neck, or a Fender B width neck, which has a 1  5/8" nut width. Choice of pickup configuration: P, P/J, or 2T (a pair of Lollar Thunderbird humbuckers.)


The El Dorado has a "J" neck (1.5" nut width), and can be ordered with a pair of J pickups, or a 2T configuration with a pair of Lollar Thunderbird humbuckers.


All models can be made with your desired degree of vintage relic treatment: None, Church, Bars & Clubs, Festivals, Stadiums, or World Tour.


Upcharge options:

Matching headstock - $100

Block inlays and binding - $250

Spitfire brand Tortoise Pickguard - $300

Bluesman Vintage bass guitar pricing:

(for both in-stock and custom orders)

Your order will be placed with the builder immediately.

Delivery date will be determined by the builder's schedule, and is not able to be controlled by John Fox Bass.

Current build times are approximately 4 months.


Bass will be shipped via FedEx to the Customer immediately after being received from the builder and inspected, and after the remaining balance due has been paid in full.

Shipping to addresses within the Continental USA will be free of charge.

Customer to pay the actual shipping cost for shipments to addresses outside the Continental USA.