NAMM 2010 Warm Up

January 12, 2010
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Among the tons and tons of new gear we're looking forward to getting our hands on at this year's Winter NAMM show, are three new basses from Warwick.

War_Clay_Rev-sideThe Adam Clayton Reverso model reflects a first-time collaboration between U2’s bass player and Warwick. It features a mahogany body and flamed maple neck, a AAAAA quilted maple top, mother of pearl block inlays, red side-LED’s and matching headstock, as well as a single active MEC P pickup.

War_Boots_sideThe Bootsy Collins Infinity signature basses are based on the Warwick Infinity, and are said to share the same warm character due to their semi-hollow construction. They boast a Maple neck and Ovankol / Maple body, and the finish is pure Bootsy: Flames on the body and matching stars on the headstock and fingerboard. The Bootsy basses are equipped with active MEC Jazz and Twin Jazz pickups coupled with active 3-band electronics.

War_Thumb_sideThe Thumb Single Cut is the first single cutaway bass by Warwick, and is the end result of a design contest that was held on the Warwick online forum. The swamp ash body is topped with Bubinga Pommelé, a voluptuously curvey shape and a flamed maple inlay, with flamed maple neck-through construction. It feaures two splittable MEC soapbar humbuckers, 3-band electronics, and is available as 5-string broadneck or 6-string.

Check out Warwick on online at www.warwick.de, and if you're heading to NAMM, stop by Booth #4578 and see these basses up close and in person. Tell 'em Bass Player sent you!

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