Player Mustang® Bass PJ. Some players choose and prefer this option. Home Forums > Bass Guitar > General Forums [BG] > Basses [BG] > Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads , post topics , make friends , earn reward points at our store, and more! Vintera® '60s Mustang Bass … Sienna Sunburst, Aged Natural and the very cool Firemist Gold! While it may not be as iconic as the Precision or Jazz basses, the Mustang Bass has become a model beloved by many for its short scale length, unique body shape, and tone. Paying Tribute to the Originals These new Player Series additions pay tribute to the coveted offset originals, while updating them for today’s artists with single-coil, humbucking and MP-90 pickups for vintage-inspired tones and better performance . The model features an offset Mustang body shape and a 24-inch scale neck, but with humbucking pickups and a hard-tail Stratocaster bridge.[1]. C $195.51 shipping. Not all that long ago, Fender introduced the new Player Series line of basses, which are Fender all the way around; they remind me of the old classic Fender basses, with their look, feel, and tone. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. Subito a casa e in tutta sicurezza con eBay! new. [10] Two colours were also introduced: Shell Pink for the Mustang and 2-Color Sunburst for the Mustang 90.[11]. Player Mustang® Bass PJ. The standard finishes were red and white. All pre-owned items are rated and scored. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. Watch our demo of the new Player Series Precision Bass. Body contours were also added at this time. In 1969, Fender released the "Competition" Mustang with a "racing stripe" paint job and painted headstocks. Compare. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. It also has an angled Fender adjusto-matic bridge instead of the standard Mustang bridge. Su 5000 Chitarre Fender e bassi disponibili in magazzino - Costi di spedizione fissi, 30 giorni soddisfatti o rimborsati e 3 anni di garanzia. Learn more about Fender electric basses. The body is made of alder and has a gloss polyester finish. One of the first basses I started on was a Fender Mustang Bass many years ago. In 1990, Fender reissued the Mustang, largely as a result of the vintage movement prevalent at the time. The Fender Mustang was originally produced in what Fender simply referred to as Blue, White, and Red from 1964–1968. Learn more about Fender electric basses. The new versions were branded the Musicmaster II and Duo-Sonic II, but the decals were not consistently applied. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. This short scale, combined with a unique and extremely direct tremolo arm would make the Mustang a cult guitar in the 1990s. It’s almost as if the bass can speak itself. [5], In 2013, Fender released the Modern Player Mustang, a newer take on the old student model. Learn more about Fender electric basses. C $195.51 shipping. FENDER - PLAYER MUSTANG® BASS PJ, MAPLE FINGERBOARD, SIENNA SUNBURST SPEDIZIONE INCLUSA. You know an offset when you see it, and Fender is the original. Both basses are strung with DR Hi-Beam SMR 45-105 strings. Envíos 24/48h con stock. Like the early Precision and Jazz basses, the Mustang Bass was fitted with string mutes (although most players removed these). [8], In 2016, Fender released two versions of the Mustang: the Mustang (with two single coil pickups in Olympic White, Black and Olive) and the Mustang 90 (with two MP90 pickups in Olympic White, Torino Red and Silver), both in a 24" scale. Asesoramiento experto, más de 25 años de experiencia. Competition Red (essentially Candy Apple Red) with white stripes, and; Competition Orange with red-orange stripes. ... Watch as Pete Griffin explores the Fender Player Series Jazz Bass. The Fender Mustang is an intriguing instrument in terms of its design, visuals and playability. In this article, I will discuss seven musicians who have been known to play this Fender. Learn more about Fender electric basses. Finish colours included originally Fiesta Red, Sonic Blue and Dark Lake Placid Blue with Competition Stripe,[2] though, by 2015 the Kurt Cobain Mustang was produced only in Sonic Blue. It retains the traditional Mustang shape and scale length, but has two Fender Atomic Humbuckers with conventional three-way wiring, a more conventional Adjust-o-matic bridge and a fixed tail piece. The standard finishes were red and white. £599.00 Inc. VAT. In this video I compare the Made in Mexico (MIM) Fender Mustang PJ bass with a Fender Custom Shop 1959 NOS Precision Bass. Installing an alternative pickup selector switch on the Mustang, like seen on early Duo-Sonics, can thus free up the two, eight-terminal, pickup switches for other uses. No previous Fender student guitar had a vibrato system at all, and the subsequent Fender Bronco used a completely different mechanism, without a floating bridge. The controls are volume and tone, with a 3-position toggle switch to choose the pickup configuration with can be the bridge pickup only, neck pickup only or both pickups combined. It featured two Fender MP-90 pickups, which are similar to the P-90. Learn more about the Player Series here: http://bit.ly/fenderplayerseries. In 1969, Fender made several significant changes to the manufacture of the Mustang. Copyright © 2020 Bass Musician Magazine, All rights reserved. Compare Clear All. 385 ... Fender Player Series P-Bass MN PWT. A new bass body was designed with a offset body style similar to that of the Mustang guitar, and a short (30-inch) scale was used. Learn more about Fender electric basses. [3] It is the first Mustang model to be sold in Europe in both right-handed and left-handed versions. C $1,248.66. The typical Mustang body is not routed from the factory for this switch, as it is on the 1955-1965 Fender Duo-Sonic and Musicmaster bodies; this misnomer is often incorrectly reported as such. The Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ is available now for $649.99. The Mustang and Duo-Sonic might look quite similar, but there’s a philosophical divide between them that’s so deep it’s a miracle they agreed to be photographed together. Mustang Basses, like all Fender guitars, were finished in nitrocellulose lacquer up until 1968, thereafter in thick polyester finish. Fender / Player Mustang Bass PJ -Sienna Sunburst / Maple- Ship from Japan 0617. Además encontrarás amplificadores y audio profesional. The Mustang became a darling of the cool kids, likely also due in part to its slight flip of the bird to the norm. Fender states the Player Mustang Bass PJ has a versatile sound with a classic style, and I have to agree. Fender Chile es el lugar donde comprar las mejores guitarras eléctricas, acústicas y bajos. Discover the sound of Fender, the spirit of rock-n-roll since 1946. [9] The rosewood fretboards were replaced by pau ferro in 2017, in response to new CITES restrictions on the trading of rosewood. La Fender Mustang è una chitarra prodotta dalla Fender a partire dal 1964, sviluppata dagli "student models" Fender Musicmaster e Fender Duo-Sonic.. La Mustang presenta due single coil con un atipico sistema di switching e un ponte tremolo utilizzato solo su questo modello. Fender es la compañía de la guitarras fundada por Leo Fender, y el fabricante de guitarras más emblemático y popular del mundo. A Mustang Bass Like No Other! Interview with John Doe, Exene Cervenka, Dave Alvin. The natural-finished MG-77 reïssue is made of ash. The Competition Mustangs came in Competition Red, Competition Blue (known as Competition Burgundy in the Fender catalog) and Competition Orange. or Best Offer. Learn more about Fender electric basses. As stated, each were also fitted with a set of “racing stripes” across the arm contour. FENDER / Made in Japan Hybrid Mustang Bass Natural Ship from Japan 0827. In 1969, Fender released the "Competition" Mustang with a "racing stripe" paint job and painted headstocks. Fast-forward to today and the introduction of Fender’s Mustang Bass … Fender Mustang Bass® Player. Buy online or at your local store today! Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. Player Mustang® Bass PJ, Maple Fingerboard, Sienna Sunburst. [4] There was also a double-humbucker version introduced as a Bullet model. Andertons Music Co 28,856 views. Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ, Pau Ferro Fingerboard, Firemist Gold with Free Insured Shipping Australia Wide. Such models had Fender quality, but were less expensive secondhand than vintage Stratocasters and Telecasters. This paint scheme was heavily influenced by the Shelby Mustang cars of the late 1960s. Compare. Was: C $1,865.17. I received lots of compliments on the bass during the gig that came both from band members and folks in the audience. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. This Mustang Bass is part of Fender's affordable Player series, staying true to its legacy as a great quality, yet accessible bass. These were as follows; Competition Burgundy with light blue stripes. Its wiring with the original pickups also lent itself to custom modifications. The Fender Mustang is an intriguing instrument in terms of its design, visuals and playability. All three Mustang-bodied models (Mustang, Musicmaster II and Duo-Sonic II) were offered with the option of two necks: a 21 fret, 22.5-inch (or 3/4 scale) neck, or a 22 fret, 24-inch neck. Learn more about the Player Series here: http://bit.ly/2IxCHtP. It also meant that, as both pickups were floating with respect to ground, it was possible to modify the wiring to put the pickups into series either in or out of phase without excessive noise. The Mustang bass was introduced just two years later, offering a shorter scale and single split-coil pickup for classic, punchy Fender tone. In 1969, Fender released the "Competition" Mustang with a "racing stripe" paint job and painted headstocks. Mid-to-late 1970s US Mustangs were produced in sunburst and natural finishes as well as blonde, walnut, and black (with a standard black pickguard, updated from the earlier white pearloid or tortoise shell) and the unique Antigua burst scheme. Save money on Used Fender Bass at Guitar Center. Fender Mustang Bass Made In Japan Versus Squier Mustang Bass Made In Indonesia. In 1966, Fender issued the Fender Mustang Bass. Its smaller Mustang-style body and short scale make this electric bass extremely comfortable, even for players with small hands. May 2, 2016. Watch as Pete Griffin explores the Fender Player Series Jazz Bass. Mustang Basses, like all Fender guitars, were finished in nitrocellulose lacquer … Re: Punk scene in 1970’s, 1980’s Los Angeles, Learn how and when to remove this template message, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDMmxh19V4c, http://www.fender.com/guitars/mustang/kurt-cobain-mustang/0251400572.html#start=1%7Cdate=Feb, http://www.premierguitar.com/articles/Squier_Introduces_Vintage_Modified_Series_Additions_for_Summer_2012, https://shop.fender.com/en-US/squier-electric-guitars/mustang/bullet-mustang-hh/0371220506.html, http://www.premierguitar.com/articles/print/19338-fender-expands-modern-player-series, http://www.jag-stang.com/2013/11/08/new-american-special-mustang-and-jazzmaster-from-fender/, http://www.fender.com/guitars/mustang/american-special-mustang/product-0114200.html, "Fender set to replace rosewood fretboards on Mexican-made and American Elite guitars and basses", "New Colours Available for Fender Offset 2017 Series! Versatile Sound, Classic Style. For your consideration a New Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ in Sienna Sunburst! Fender introduced the Mustang bass in 1964, and while it never enjoyed the prominence of its genre-defining Precision and Jazz cousins, it always had a passionate fan base. It’s really kind of hard to explain. Over the years, many famous guitar players have picked up the Fender Mustang electric guitar. Some now erroneously label these colors as Daphne Blue, Olympic White, and Dakota/Fiesta Red (actually two distinct custom red colors available from Fender) due to their similarity with these custom colors. 3 colors Compare. The Mustang bass was first introduced in 1964 as a student model to join their Fender Precision and Jazz basses (denoted as ‘P’ basses and ‘J’ basses respectively among musicians). Was: C $1,865.17. New Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ Aged Natural / Pau Ferro Fingerboard Guitar. Just Ask MOMO – Class 70s Jazz Bass vs Fender Jazz Bass. $1,299.00 5 colors Compare. The 2016 Offset Series instruments come in Black, Olive, Olympic White, Torino Red and Silver, with Shell Pink and 2-Color Sunburst being released the following year.[12]. The 2012 Fender Mustang (Kurt Cobain Artist Edition) comes in Fiesta Red, Sonic Blue and Dark Lake Placid Blue with competition stripes. 11:01. JMJ Road Worn® Mustang® Bass. $649.99 3 colors Spend over $50, Get $20 2-Day Shipping! Most notably, Fender incorporated it in the custom design which became the Jag-Stang. The bass comes in three variations, each of which is built with an alder body and a maple neck. However this usually requires modification of the pickguard and routing of the body. Inizialmente era prodotta con due scale diverse, da 22,5" e da 24". Precision Bass; Jazz Bass; Jaguar Bass; Mustang Bass; Shop by Model. It has stayed a favourite since its creation. The Fender Player Mustang® Bass PJ is a 30” scale bass with a “C”-shaped maple neck complete with a pau ferro 19-fret fingerboard with jumbo frets and a 9.5” radius. Among grunge and punk rock guitarists, Fender's discontinued models (budget models such as the Duo-Sonic and high-end models such as the Jazzmaster and Jaguar) had become extremely popular. A new bass body was designed with a offset body style similar to that of the Mustang guitar, and a short (30-inch) scale was used. It was produced until 1982 and reissued in 1990. The Duo-Sonic II even used two slider switches for pickup switching on the upper pickguard, in identical positions as the Mustang. This Player Mustang Bass PJ comes in a CME exclusive Shell Pink finish! Fender Mustang Player Series Una nueva pieza de culto para los fanáticos del Grunge gracias a la asociación a Kurt Cobain de Nirvana, a los cuales también se suman los nuevos rockeros pop de The 1975. A new bass body was designed with a offset body style similar to that of the Mustang guitar, and a short (30-inch) scale was used. Over the years, many famous guitar players have picked up the Fender Mustang electric guitar. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. For the bass players we have the incredibly popular Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ in three great new colours. In 2018, Fender introduced an American Performer variant of the Mustang with original style tremolo and three way selector switch instead of the original’s on-off and phase switches above the pickups.