Sometimes people ask for a P style bass with a J style neck. We don't do that. A wide neck is essential to P personality. Sound and neck dictate the way to are going to play. One without the other is to cut the soul out of the bass.
Having said that, it doesn't have to mean that it cannot be a comfortable neck. There are ways to make a wide neck comfortable. Soulmate stands for warm vintage sound, wide neck, but modern easy of playing. Have we succeeded? You have to try one for yourself.