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To get things started, I plugged the Mustang Bass PJ into an Eden CXC210 combo and set the EQ flat to let the axe speak on its own. Be the first to review “Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ ’19” Click here to cancel reply. My first bass had one tone (bad), so having options is a great thing. Fender does a much better job with Mexi built models than they used to. Your Pedalboards 2020: Part Deux, 2. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. They’ve been the definitive name in electric bass since its introduction and now, combining their PJ pickups with the player friendly Mustang form factor it seems they have created an instrument that, to at least some extent, could render their classic basses obsolete. Its smaller Mustang-style body and short scale make this electric bass extremely comfortable, even for players with small hands. The bridge pickup is a vintage-style single-coil Jazz Bass pickup while the neck pickup is a vintage-style split-coil Precision Bass pickup. There is something refreshing and, more importantly, inspiring about playing a short-scale bass. While the new Mexico-made, short-scale Fender Offset Series is rounded off with the Mustang Bass PJ (£539) featuring - you guessed it - both Precision and Jazz pickups, the bulk of this new range centres around two Duo-Sonic models and a pair of Mustangs. There's a problem loading this menu right now. THE CREAMSICLE ORANGE IS JUST DELIGHTFUL. Features: 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.The body is made of alder and has a gloss polyester finish. Fender’s Mustang Bass PJ galloped out of the gig bag and into this bassist’s heart immediately. All I had to do was tune it. Had it set up professionally at Guitar Center for 40 bucks, which I certainly suggest before you play any bass (especially for an audience). Pros: THIS DANG THING IS SO FREAKING CUTE! Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Fender Mustang Bass PJ, Rosewood Fingerboard, Sonic Blue, See all details for Fender Mustang Bass PJ, Rosewood Fingerboard, Sonic Blue, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. I can assure you, however, this bass is no toy. With the neck pickup soloed, I was met with a full, robust tone sprinkled with a touch of bite. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Vintera® '60s Mustang Bass Fender’s olympic white is always a classy aesthetic, and the mint scratchplate is a nice touch. The new pickup configuration makes for a more practical bass by providing the ability to jump across genres with its wide range of tones and away from being pigeonholed into the dark corners of the indie world. Player Mustang® Bass PJ. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Been playing bass 40 years. By. The maple neck was quick and responsive, and the rosewood fretboard felt fantastic. And suddenly, the hip becomes mainstream, yet still stays hip. There's a bit of nostalgia, sort of, for me in this one, because my first electric instrument was a circa-1980 Fender Musicmaster bass, which was similar in size and shape to this. Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ, Pau Ferro Fingerboard, Firemist Gold has a rating of 0 / 5 based on 0 reviews. In a Dr. Moreau-like way, the Mustang has been gifted with the mainstream tones of P and J basses as well. I highly recommend La Bella’s short scale flatwounds. Terms Of Use. Bring back the lollipop tuners! And while I would have loved this bass to be strung through the body like the original, I was nonetheless impressed with its sustain. And speaking of its P and J brothers, what really gives the new Mustang its cool is the P/J pickup configuration (with a conventional 3-way switch running the show), instead of the small split-coil of the past. The alder body has some beef to it, and unlike the models of the past geared more towards the beginner, this made-in-Mexico Mustang feels like it can run with its big P and J brothers. The bass comes in three variations, each of which is built with an alder body and a maple neck. And suddenly, the hip becomes mainstream, yet still stays hip. But it’s not as sleek or elegant as a ‘proper Fender’. Why did I not listen long ago and just get a fender. Out of the gate, the Mustang Bass PJ is a looker. Fender had no reason to make the Player Mustang Bass PJ. It's in the top 3 bestselling electric basses and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Yamaha TRBX500 Series or Jackson David Kelly Bird V.. Fender Mustang PJ Bass is $150 more expensive than an average electric bass ($399.99). For my bassist friends who like 24-fret slap machines, this 19-fret bass might not be for you. For the bass players we have the incredibly popular Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ in three great new colours. Ignoring the “student model” label the Mustang carried in some circles, players embraced the design for its tone, comfort, and playability. At this price point, however, I’m pretty confident you can bet on this horse and win just about every time. And if this is going to be your first bass, chances are you won’t go selling it off like so many of us do with our first instruments. I have small hands and the short scale is so much easier to play and it is lighter than a full size bass that I have been playing for several years. So Fender Mustang PJ Bass, while being a cheaper option, tends to get more favorable ⭐ reviews than the $650 Fender Mustang PJ, as seen on the chart below. That’s a nice tone to have if you’re after a vintage vibe. (Yes, I mentioned Jaco runs in a Mustang review.) DESCRIPTION For your consideration a New Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ in Sienna Sunburst! Reviewed in the United States on April 27, 2017, Sounds great, looks great, can't stay in tune to save its life due to the saddles not supporting the strings. The compact size is also great for energetic stage performances, thanks to its light weight. Pros: The tortoise pick-guard is gorgeous! All Rights Reserved ... Mustang Bass 4 results Shop by Model. Lots of different tones to be found with the pickup selector switch. Exactly what I expected. Its smaller Mustang-style body and short scale make this electric bass extremely comfortable, even for players with small hands. Fender Mustang PJ Bass is a popular and one of the more expensive options. Taylor Grand Theater Urban Ash Demo - PG Gear Spotlight. The Verdict Purists may feel left out since it’s not exactly a traditional Mustang. It has a toggle switch that you can change from one pickup to the other or both pickups for a bigger sound. My new guitar arrived on schedule and it has met all of my expectations. $649.99 3 colors Spend over $50, Get $20 2-Day Shipping! Big, usable tones. Roll the tone control back about halfway, and this Mustang moves into a mellower range that sounds akin to deadened strings. A cool new approach to Leo's last Fender bass design by Phil O'Keefe What You Need To Know. A drawback for some: it's a bit "tappy," as are short basses generally ... meaning you can hear the stings snap the fret bars sometimes, especially on E string. It’s also one of the most refined Mustangs yet. Fender Precision and 5-string fretless Schechter. Review: Fender's Mustang Bass PJ is a must-see, must-play short-scale charmer By Jonathan Herrera ( Bass Player ) 08 January 2020 This is a superb modern update on a short-scale classic Designed for authentic Fender tone—with a bit of an edge—our Player Series pickups keep a foot in the past while looking to the future. #mc_embed_signup{background:#fff; clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; width:100%;} Privacy Policy | The tone won’t necessarily replace what you’re getting from your Jazz, but it will get you pretty close. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Reviewed in the United States on November 9, 2016. Fast-forward to today and the introduction of Fender’s Mustang Bass PJ. Long story short, the bass arrived, terrific set up. Be The First To Review This Product! The tone rounds itself out and becomes more sonically complete with both pickups engaged. Tonal Shape-Shifter Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. set up is great, easy to play. Still, it’s an affordable way to work your way into Fenders. Specifications Series: Player Model Name: Mustang Bass PJ Body Material: Alder Body Finish: Gloss Polyester Neck: Maple, "C" Shape Neck Finish: Satin Urethane Fingerboard: Maple, 9.5" (241 mm) Frets: 19, Medium Jumbo Position Inlays: Black Dot Nut (Material/Width): Synthetic Bone, 1.5" (38.1 mm) Tuning Machines: Fender Vintage-Style Scale Length: 30" (762 mm) Bridge: 4-Saddle Standard Of course, the Squier Bronco bass is closer (same style of pickup as the Musicmaster), but the Mustang bass … This page works best with JavaScript. Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ Guitar – Firemist Gold $ 649.99 Since its original release in 1964, the Mustang Bass has been one of Fender’s most enduring bass designs, finding its way into the hands of bassists ranging from The Rolling Stones to My Chemical Romance. On top of that, it's fairly safe to say that Fender Mustang PJ Bass is a more popular electric bass, based on its 10+ reviews. Your mustang is a mix of alder and maple. I've always been a fan of the Mustang series, I already own one and my only concern was the size and power of the pickups, it seemed to lose oomph on the top end, at times you can barely hear notes played on the G string. Wanted to use a short scale bass on some recording and, after playing a few at Guitar Center, I found this one on-line. Sienna Sunburst, Aged Natural and the very cool Firemist Gold! Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. The bass has retained the style, scale, attitude, and comfort of the original, but with a twist. its surprising great bass for this price point, Reviewed in the United States on March 6, 2018. its surprising great bass for this price point. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Reviewed in the United States on August 23, 2020. The Fender Mustang Bass is a mainstay for bassist who might be…smaller. Share Tweet Subscribe. I got it in Capri Orange; relatively hard to find. And the Mustang Bass PJ did just that for me. The J pickup is typical Fender Jazz: pointed, tight, and begging for Jaco runs. Cons: A well-constructed, budget-friendly instrument with the Fender badge. Fast-forward to today and the introduction of Fender’s Mustang Bass PJ. Precision Bass; Jazz Bass; Jaguar Bass; Mustang Bass; Shop by Model. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. Celebrating 60 Years of Jazz Bass with New Fender Road Worn. I love this bass!!! Ty Campbell. It has a PJ system with a top-facing pick-up switch. Yes. This Mustang offers faster riffs due to closer frets, and more sounds due to second set of pickups. The bass has retained the style, scale, attitude, and comfort of the original, but with a twist. On PremierGuitar.com, "Sponsored Content" refers to articles, videos, or audio recordings that are produced or curated by an advertiser but that, Skin-Melting Bass Grind via Mini-Format Monster, If This Stomp Doesn’t Get Your Booty Shaking, You're Probably Dead, SNAMM '17 - Fender Justin Meldal-Johnsen (JMJ) Signature Mustang Bass Demo, Fender Releases the JMJ Road Worn Mustang Bass, 1. Despite the short scale and small body, it has the depth of a P-Bass and the growl of a J. We recommend moving this block and the preceding CSS link to the HEAD of your HTML file. Since its introduction, Leo’s last original bass design while at Fender has been employed by bass heavies such as Bill Wyman, Tina Weymouth, and Trevor Bolder. Reviewed in the United States on June 30, 2019. That said, most of us have been taught that less is more with bass, right? I bought this bass to use in demos and in writing sessions with my band and I already love it. Fender expands its Player Series further with the arrival of four new offset guitars in the form of the new Mustang, Mustang 90, Duo-Sonic & Mustang Bass PJ models. Reviewed in the United States on July 26, 2019. Even though the Mustang Bass PJ came with a light set of strings (.040‑.095), it sounded and played bigger than it really is. */, Copyright ©2020. For the 6-stringers reading this, please take note: We live in a world that is constantly streamlining, so for the guitarist with a project studio, the Mustang Bass PJ might be the right 4-string for your arsenal. The Fender Player Series Mustang Bass PJ blends the timeless versatility of a PJ pickup configuration with the unmistakable tone of a short-scale bass. If you’re looking for a short scale Fender bass look no further. The short scale will feel close to home and the tones are rock-solid. The P-like tones that flow from the Mustang Bass PJ are wonderfully dynamic and would be equally fitting on a record or onstage. /* Add your own Mailchimp form style overrides in your site stylesheet or in this style block. Very happy. In this video I compare the Made in Mexico (MIM) Fender Mustang PJ bass with a Fender Custom Shop 1959 NOS Precision Bass. The Mustang became a darling of the cool kids, likely also due in part to its slight flip of the bird to the norm. Help other Port Mac Guitars users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased. Thanks to the smaller body, the Player Mustang PJ bass easily fits players with smaller frames while maintaining Fender’s classic stylistic appeal. Would I use this pickup setting to cut through a live or recorded mix? Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ Review. You must be logged in to post a review. Con: Also a busy producer and WWII aviation junkie, he welcomes you to reach out via Twitter @shinybass. Without necessarily coming out and saying it, Fender made this bass for you as well. 608-785-7704 Email Us Electric Bass Guitars - Fender Mustang PJ Bass: Lowest Price ($549.99), Color (Olympic White, Sonic Blue), Weight (1 lbs, 11 lbs), Release Date (), Brand (Fender). Fender sent this to us as a “B Stock” instrument but honestly we did not find its imperfection. The Aged Natural and Firemist Gold versions feature a pau ferro fingerboard, while the Sienna Sunburst finish is accompanied by a maple fingerboard. Player Series Mustang Bass PJ - $649 (Image credit: Fender) As seen in the hands of the bass players from bands as revered as The Rolling Stones and My Chemical Romance, the Mustang Bass has been notorious for packing a lot of tone into a lightweight and short-scale package, ideal for those with smaller frames or hands. no hum. Wanted to use a short scale bass on some recording and, after playing a few at Guitar Center, I found this one on-line. Player Series Mustang Bass in the CME exclusive Sherwood Green finish! Run This Pony just make me want to play it all the time. The Fender Player Series Mustang PJ bass is just that, a short-scale bass with P-bass and Jazz bass pickups that give it a killer sound to go along with its feel. Whether or not the Mustang Bass PJ finds its way into your life is just a matter of how the shorter scale feels to you. With the new pickup configuration, a more diverse cross-section of players is likely to gravitate towards the Mustang because of the additional tonal options on tap. The fit and finish was slightly off (the milling for the pick guard screw holes was a little messy, for example) and it was badly in need of a set up out of the box, but I love this bass. Gear Reviews Fender Player 4-String Jazz Bass Review and Q&A with Max Gutnik. Plays great, sounds great and has a cool vibe. In a Dr. Moreau-like way, the Mustang has been gifted with the mainstream tones of P and J basses as well. Been playing bass 40 years. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. Based on the original Fender Mustang Bass, the new Mustang Bass PJ is built in Mexico and is part of Fender's new Offset series, which also includes multiple Mustang … Steve Cook started as a touring bass player when printed maps were the only way to get there. Easily the most fun bass Fender makes, the Mustang features a short scale and a light comfortable body! I recommend this Fender Mustang Bass for anyone who wants the sound of a full size bass without the size and weight. Spent hours just exploring the sound variety without changing anything on amp, just with bass toggle and dials. For the purposes of this review, we selected the Mustang 90 and Duo-Sonic HS, along with the Mustang Bass PJ. Reviewed in the United States on October 7, 2017. Compare. The Fender Player Mustang Bass PJ is available now for $649.99. The Fender Mustang guitar looks amazing and sounds sufficiently ‘punk rocky’. I was more than a bit nervous buying a new bass, no case, coming in a cardboard box with 100 degreee temps. Compare Lowest Price, Color, Weight, Release Date, Brand and other characteristics. I've been a guitarist and bass player for 50 years and consider myself a bit of a snob. Fender Mustang Bass PJ. The Fender Mustang is an intriguing instrument in terms of its design, visuals and playability. Sitting somewhere between a Precision and a Jazz, it blazes its own trail courtesy of its 30” scale length, an appealing feature for bassists who find a long-scale bass difficult to navigate. Much of the refinement is down to the new Tim Shaw-designed Yosemite alnico II and IV pickups and a more stable version of the idiosyncratic Fender … For the traditional standard-scale player, the 30" scale will take a little getting used to since it might initially feel like a toy. Reviewed in the United States on May 28, 2019, The bass plays and sounds fantastic. This thing is incredible: great sound and playability. With the new pickup configuration, a more diverse cross-section of players is likely to gravitate towards the Mustang because of the additional tonal options on tap. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Player Series Mustang Bass PJ with Maple Fingerboard - Sienna Sunburst: 726024: Reserve. This bass plays and sounds fantastic. The six-string electrics share Strat-style hardtail bridges with bent steel saddles and similar C-shaped, satin polyurethane-finished necks with 22 medium-jumbo frets and 9.5-inch fingerboard radii. sound of p and j pickup are nice. 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. Questions? Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Fender Mustang PJ Bass - Pau Ferro Fingerboard - Sonic Blue at Amazon.com. I highly recommend La Bella’s short scale flatwounds, Reviewed in the United States on June 10, 2018. Flag this review. And if on that rare occasion your bassist doesn’t show up for the gig, your transition over to the bass chair will be that much more efficient since your hands won’t feel too much out of place. Design, CMS, Hosting & Web Development :: ePublishing. The new American Performer Mustang is the first U.S.-built production-line Mustang since 1982. The Fender Player Series Mustang Bass PJ blends the timeless versatility of a PJ pickup configuration with the unmistakable tone of a short-scale bass. No complaints in that department. Reviewed: Fender Player Mustang PJ Bass 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). Player Series Mustang This New Mexican made Fender Player Series Mustang model has an alder body, with a maple neck and fingerboard that is loaded with 22 medium jumbo frets. Reviewed in the United States on April 1, 2017. Fender Vintera ’50S Precision Bass Review. Despite the short scale and small body, Reviewed in the United States on March 3, 2018. 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