the fender classic series wood mustang/duo-sonic case is a sight to behold. BUT... Justin Meldal-Johnsen worked REALLY hard with Fender and Seymour Duncan to get the JMJ Mustang to sound as close as possible to his own SPECIFIC example of an original 1966 Mustang. JMJ is a shining example of today's breed of multi-genre mus Road Worn ist nicht jedermanns Sache, aber zumindest ist es authentisch, da künstlich gealtert, wo auch der namensgebende Künstler über die Jahre Abnutzungen und Schmodder „eingespielt“ hat. Fender stellt den JMJ Road Worn Mustang Bass vor. Multi-genre. Meldal-Johnsen. Based on his own 1966 Daphne Blue Mustang Bass, Meldal-Johnsen was originally inspired to pick up the traditionally short-scale instrument from artists like Trevor Bolder (David Bowie), Colin Moulding (XTC), Holger Czukay (Can) and Tina Weymouth (Talking Heads). “She hits with such an effective ‘simplicity-in-groove’ that no one else has ever done quite like her. From playing bass for Nine Inch Nails to producing M83 records, JMJ defies boundaries: just like his new signature bass. All Rights Reserved. Fender JMJ Road Worn Mustang Bass. I dunno what the price is, but I think this one's very nicely done.And it's really a bass JMJ uses a lot. The bass is currently strung with D'addario tapewounds, however I also have a set of flatwounds which I can include with the bass. “I attribute that to getting years of feedback from artists, engineers and producers I’ve worked with both live and in studio, and just from what I perceive with my own ears,” he said. Spirit of ’66 The JMJ’s body is constructed of alder and comes in just one finish option, daphne-blue nitro lacquer. It has a different sound and has a different feel. Vorbild ist sein heißgeliebter 1966 Daphne Blue Mustang Bass. I now own both a JMJ and a PJ Mustang. Er ist das neueste Modell der Fender Artist Signature Series, die auf der Sommer NAMM 2017 ihre Premiere feierte. Diese Einstellung ist einer der Gründe, warum sich Fender gerne mit Meldal-Johnsen zusammengetan hat, um den Limited Edition JMJ Road Worn Mustang Bass zu bauen. Copyright ©2020. Fender describes the Vintera pickup as a "Vintage-Style '60s Split Single-Coil Mustang Bass", and states that "we voiced the split-coil ‘60s Mustang Bass pickup to sound like the original." This instrument features a Road Worn finish, granting it a cool, aged look and feel—like it has more than a few playing miles on it. Das Road Worn Styling entspricht dem abgerockten Zustand des Originals, die Old School Hardware mit Daumenstütze und ovalen Lollipop-Stimmwirbeln passt zum nostalgischen Fender Flair der 60er Jahre. Channel the early days of Fender thanks to a vintage-style bass bridge with single-groove saddles for a classic look with plenty of stability and sustain. Multi-talented. Faithfully modeled after his beloved ’66 model, the Justin Meldal-Johnsen Road Worn® Mustang® Bass features a short-scale maple neck, a custom-spec pickup and a host of other touches designed to help you push your own boundaries. An original-era element, designed for easy grip and turning power, "Lollipop" tuning machines get their name from the large, round button. Even the pickguard with a lighter part where the finger rest used to be before it became a thumb rest. The only nitpick I have is that one of the tuners rattles a bit because there's a washer that isn't being held tightly against the tuner body. Recently, the bass veteran collaborated with Fender to release a signature instrument that aims to replicate his beloved ’66’s sonic and aesthetic characteristics at a price point well below what you’d find on the vintage market. See details. 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. See complete description. Be the first to know about new products, featured content, exclusive offers and giveaways. “But beyond that, I feel that bassists at any skill or career level can hold on to this bass forever, and it will always be able to fill an important role for them.”, “I like to think that a bass like this gives someone an option beyond the standards. The 9.5”-radius fingerboard offers enough arc to provide a natural fret-hand feel. Shop Online ︎ http://bit.ly/mustang_bass Qual'è il vostro preferito? “If you’re just starting out, it’s certainly a great choice because of the comfortable feel and shorter scale. That’s just part of the reason why Fender teamed up with Meldal-Johnsen to create the limited-edition JMJ Road Worn Mustang Bass. Short-scale basses weren’t a new idea when Fender’s Mustang bass entered the scene in 1966, but stamp the Fender name on a new bass and the world will take notice. Be the first to know about new products, featured content, exclusive offers and giveaways. Logged ilan. translation missing: en.products.notify_form.description: Notify me when this product is available: Known as a true renaissance man of the modern music scene, Justin Meldal-Johnsen’s bass credits include Beck, Nine Inch Nails and more. First of all, let's put it out of the way, I love it. Passend dazu gealterte Hardware, Vintage Style Bridge, Thumbrest und Pickguard. Please choose your region below, “IT'S GOT A VOICE THAT IS LIKE A LITTLE LASER-GUIDED MISSILE CUTTING THROUGH THE MIX, BUT IT STILL IS HEFTY, IT STILL HAS PUNCH.” -JMJ. Justin has carved out quite a career in the industry. He has not only handled bass duties for Beck, Air and Nine Inch Nails, he has also performed on a multitude of albums as well as many film and television scores. A major part of the sound, look and appeal of this bass is its custom-spec single-coil Mustang Bass pickup, voiced as closely to his vintage original as possible. Contact us at [email protected]
for more information. He has not only handled bass duties for Beck, Air and Nine Inch Nails, he has also performed on a multitude of albums as well as many film and television scores.