Yamaha BB1024 Bass Guitar, finished in Black, comes hot out of the custom shop stable delivering a stunning, no-holds-barred Super-BB Bass. Yamaha BB1024 Black features a spline-jointed 3-piece body construction, designed to sound the same as a single piece of wood and a new 5-ply maple/nato laminated neck. BB1024 also comes loaded with the Super-BB’s custom wound pickups, developed by Yamaha’s Hollywood custom shop to deliver a warm, rich tone.
BB1024 also features a new Vintage Plus bridge, with its stainless steel baseplate and brass saddles for the perfect combination of brightness and sustain. Super-BB’s revolutionary 45-degree Mitre Stringing, for improved string tension, tone and stability is fitted as standard and BB1024’s hardware package is rounded off with pro-spec chrome hardware, 3 new finishes and a fitted gigbag supplied as standard.
The BB bass has long been the bass of choice for some of the world’s best know players including Nathan East, Michael Anthony, Marco Mendoza, Glenn Hughes, Geezer Butler and Duff McKagan, the Yamaha BB is known for incredible sound, great playability and classic, vintage inspired looks. When the Super-BB launched in 2009 the bar was raised, with Yamaha launching a bass designed for today’s pro rock players - a no compromise passive, bolt-on bass designed to meet the needs of the most demanding rock bass players on the planet.