We love the high-quality swamp ash body that gives a deep, rich sound. Its active EMG 35DC and EMG 35J pickups really pack a punch. Fretboard is made of Canadian hard maple. The sturdy black hardware complements the light wood finish and isn't going to let you down.
If you're looking for a first bass, you might prefer something cheaper.
An excellent choice for someone who loves the Fender look but doesn't have the budget for a true Fender bass. Sturdy and well-constructed, this bass will stand up to the rigors of gigging. The solid maple body has a good resonance. Features vintage tinted gloss neck with block inlays.
Some users report the tuners are of poor quality.
This starter pack contains a Kona bass guitar and 6-watt practice amp, a 10 foot guitar lead, a tuner, plectrums, a bass strap, a padded gig bag, and book with instructional CD-ROM. Features adjustable vintage bridge. Solid alder body with maple neck and fretboard. High-gloss black finish is attractive. Perfect for anyone starting out.
Not the best bass, so you'll probably want to upgrade soon, if you stick to playing.
Features a solid basswood body and maple neck. Impressive resonance and good action. Powerful split single coil pickups have a beefy sound that's perfect for heavier music, though they're versatile enough to work for various genres. Great looks and versatility.
A handful of users report issues with fret buzz.
If you want a bright tone with a crunchy sound, this is the bass for you. The diecast hardware is of surprisingly good quality for the price. The 20-fret neck makes things easier for smaller players. Color-matching fingerboard.
The bright color isn't to everyone's taste.
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