If you play the thunder-stick and have been keeping your ear to the ground, you may have noticed some very cool limited edition Gibson bass guitars that have been popping up - newly released for 2018 - and they are even making lefty versions! They won't be around for long though - so grab one while you can, or contact us to reserve one!
The 2018 Limited Run Bass Lineup Includes:
RD Artist Bass
The new RD Artist Bass packs punch along with extreme sustain and clarity thanks to a full maple construction paired with a rosewood fingerboard. A comfortable rounded neck profile and easy access to the high notes are partnered with comprehensive tone controls which include an active/passive toggle all packaged in a truly iconic Gibson bass design.
The Gibson Thunderbird Bass takes flight again in 2018, highlighted by a classic neck-through-body construction with the comfortable rounded neck profile. A full contact bridge and Gibson pickups deliver endless sustain while also giving the player tonal variety through the coil-tapping controls. Available as a 4-string or 5-string the 2018 Gibson Thunderbird is back by popular demand.
The 2018 Gibson SG Bass is born from the timeless tonewood combination of a mahogany body and neck with a rosewood fingerboard, ensuring this new, modern update is steeped in tradition. The short scale delivers effortless playing while incredible tones are the result of a full contact bridge and classic Gibson SG bass pickups.
The new 2018 Gibson EB bass delivers truly classic tones thanks to the perfect combination of swamp ash body, two Gibson EB Humbuckers and Babicz full contact bridge. The one-piece maple neck, rounded profile and satin finish ensures fast, smooth and comfortable playing. The Gibson EB Bass delivers on the ideal combination of modern design, classic tones and impeccable balance with full access to the high notes.
The EB 5-String Bass delivers expanded tonal possibilities along with an innovative, modern design. Produced using the impressive combination of swamp ash body and maple neck, the 2018 EB 5-String provides the ultimate balance, classic tones and playability, advancing the legend of Gibson basses of the past.