Music Man StingRay 4 String Bass

Sale price £1,799.00 Regular price £1,899.00

Designed by Fender, Walker and Sterling Ball (Sterling was a beta tester for the instrument), the StingRay bass appeared in 1976 and, though physically similar to a Fender Precision Bass, was a highly innovative instrument. It employed a "soapbar" humbucking pickup and an active pre-amp powered by a 9-volt battery.

Since then, the Music Man StingRay has been revered as one of the most iconic bass guitars in history. The StingRay was the first production four string bass to feature on-board active equalization. The flagship of the Music Man line, today's StingRay is the same as it was some forty years ago featuring a solid roadworthy construction, massive hardened steel bridge, elegant oval pickguard, 3+1 tuning key configuration, and the ever popular Music Man humbucker. All of which combined produce a look, feel and sound that are remarkably unmistakable. This Music Man StingRay 4 String Bass comes in a stunning Natural wood finish and comes complete with a Music Man Deluxe Hard Case.

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At Modern Music we believe that when a customer first tries an instrument, it should feel and play to its optimum potential. Because of this, every Instrument and Drum Kit we have for sale at Modern Music has been fully checked over and adjusted if needed, insuring our customers always have the best first impression from their chosen instrument.

We also offer a free complete guitar set up with any Guitar purchased from us, this is so we insure the instrument can be adjusted to suit all styles and preferences. This free set up lasts within the twelve-month warranty period from the date the Guitar is purchased. Every Drum Kit is also fully assembled and expertly tuned at no extra charge by Dave who runs our Drum Department.

We also test every item of electronic equipment in store, to guarantee they are in good working order. All customers are able view or demo any item in store before purchase.