This Vintage-style Bass Belongs in Your Hands!Sometimes, it's just not enough to simply hold down the low end. When it's time to shine on bass, you need an instrument that's gonna help you get the job done. That's Fender's awesome American Vintage '62 Jazz Bass! You'll be blown away as soon as you pick this 4-stringer up and pluck, pick, or slap those first notes out of it. All the hallmarks are here: the asymmetrical body, the fast neck, the ultra-cool pair of pickups (and the concentric volume and tone controls... it's all great, right down to the genuine vintage-style nitrocellulose lacquer finish.
What's your dream bass? Does it have an amazingly playable slim-profile maple neck? An offset-waist body that's amazingly balanced when you strap it on? Does it have two awesome pickups and all the controls you need for a wide array of tones? Hey, we just described Fender's Jazz Bass! When you're after uncompromising tones that get you heard in the mix, you want this amazing bass. Whether you play rock, jazz, country, funk, or blues, you can't go wrong with a Jazz Bass!
The list of iconic Jazz Bass players is a mile long, but suffice it to say that if this bass does the job for the likes of Jaco Pastorius, Marcus Miller, Geddy Lee, Sting, Victor Bailey, and Flea, then you're gonna love it too. Play a legend!
Fender American Vintage '62 Jazz Bass 4-string Electric Bass Guitar Features at a Glance:
- Series: American Vintage Series
- Color: 3-color Sunburst (Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish)
- Body: Alder
- Neck: Maple, "C" Shape (Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish)
- Fingerboard: Rosewood, 7-1/4" Radius
- No. of Frets: 20, Vintage Style Frets
- Pickups: 2 Vintage Jazz Bass Single-coil Pickups
- Controls: Stacked Concentric Controls; Volume 1, Tone 1, Volume 2, Tone 2
- Bridge: American Vintage Jazz Bass
- Machine Heads: Vintage Style Reverse Tuning Machines
- Hardware: Nickel/Chrome
- Pickguard: 4-Ply Brown Shell
- Scale Length: 34"
- Width at Nut: 1-1/2"
- Strings: Fender Super Bass 7250ML, NPS, Gauges .045, .065, .080, .100
- Accessories: Strap, Cable, and Meguiar's Mist and Wipe Kit
- Case: Deluxe Brown Hardshell Case