Ibanez GWB35-BKF Gary Willis Fretless

E-Bass

  • Gary Willis signature model
  • Fretless (drawn frets)
  • 3-Piece maple neck GWB5
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • Basswood body
  • B105 bridge
  • SFR-GWB custom pickups
  • EQB-GWII 2-band EQ
  • Black Flat
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  • Groove
  • Jazz
  • Solo

Further information

Colour Black
Number of strings 5
Body Basswood
Neck Maple
Fretboard Ebony
Scale Long Scale
Pickup System H
Elektronic Active
Incl. Case No
Incl. Gigbag No
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Lunartune, 27.03.2018
Often when you buy a sort of midrange-price instrument you end up with something that's quite average and uninspiring. In my opinion this bass punches above that - what you get is a quality instrument with good tone and capabilities. Not an absolute masterwork of course, but feels solid, looks nice and is altogether a great choice for anyone looking for a fretless bass below high-end price ranges.
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It's not easy!

bassomane, 28.04.2010
If you are looking for a fretless bass, you can access it here without hesitation.

This bass sings and purrs like a big one. While cheaper Fretless basses often only develop a beautiful Mwahh in certain places, the GWB35 sounds very well balanced over the entire fingerboard. The bass response is extremely sensitive to any change in the stop position. Whether extremely punchy staccato lines or lyrical singing, everything is possible.

The processing and the playability is very good. Typical Ibanez. I had some concerns about the electronics before ordering. The bass should be according to US Forum rather quiet and strong rushing. The fact is: the opposite is the case. My GWB 35 is extremely noisy and virtually noise-free. The electronics definitely belong to the better of their genre.

Conclusion: With this bass everything fits. Sound, processing, playability, optics and price. I'm just thrilled!
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