Lee remains an acclaimed and enormously influential bassist and, with mean, mean stride, his best-selling and elegantly styled signature model makes your tone crackle with life and bristle with the energy, with massive low end, guttural midrange and crystal-clear highs. Specially designed with direct input from the acclaimed Rush bassist, the High-Mass bridge on this bass has a cool contemporary look. It also has a lot of metal, which means it has a lot of mass for rock-solid sustain, intonation and tuning stability. The phenomenal sound of the Geddy Lee Jazz Bass comes from dual American Vintage single-coil Jazz Bass pickups that "crackle with life" and "bristle with the energy. The Geddy Lee Jazz Bass features the nicely authentic touch of s-style open-gear tuners stamped with the classic Fender script logo.
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Vintage Fender Jazz Bass Black Matching Headstock - USA | Reverb
Inside a Fender Jazzmaster. Inside a to Fender Telecaster video. Inside a to Fender Stratocaster video. For most collectors, pre-CBS pre Fender vintage guitars and amps are the desirable ones. Although CBS purchased Fender officially on January 3rd , it took some time till the guitars changed though by mid , six months before CBS bought Fender, things were already "on the way down". By the end of , the general look and feel of the Fender guitars had changed significantly. All collectors feel the quality of their instruments and amps suffered as CBS employed more "mass production" manufacturing processes to the Fender guitars.
Vintage Fender Jazz Bass 1966 Black Matching Headstock - USA 1966
In its standard, post configuration, the Precision Bass is a solid body , four-stringed instrument equipped with a single split-coil humbucking pickup and a one-piece, fret maple neck with rosewood or maple fingerboard. Its prototype, designed by Leo Fender in , was brought to market in The double bass , as a very large instrument, is often regarded as physically cumbersome and difficult to transport compared with smaller instruments. It was also becoming hard to hear in large bands or those that used amplified instruments, and it requires specialised skills to play that are distinct from those required to play the guitar.