Geddy Lee, Chris Squire, Paul McCartney, Lemmy Kilmister, All Have Played a Rickenbacker 4003MG!There have been a ton of legendary bassists over the years playing Rickenbacker bass guitars.
For decades, Rickenbacker has been at the forefront of instrument building, and in the world of the bass guitar, the Rickenbacker 4003 Bass Guitar (once known as the "4001") is among the top-tier of iconic basses that helped shape recorded music. Innovative design allows for great sustain and sound, with enough tonal shaping to blend into just about any musical situation. On the Rickenbacker 4003 bass, they added a Vintage Tone Selector which activates a capacitor in the treble pickup circuit to emphasize the high end. Pressed in, you get the familiar 4003 sound, pull it out to add bite and crispness. A classic.
Weight: 9 lb 6 oz
Elegantly curved body shape
Double truss rods
High-output single-coil pickups
Vintage Tone Selector boosts high-end
Deluxe triangular fret inlays
Schaller Deluxe machine heads
Rickenbacker standard case
Return Policy: We allow a 48 hour approval period. In the event of a return, the buyer pays shipping both ways. The instrument must be returned in original condition as it was shipped with all hang tags, certificates and warranty cards.