Danelectro's Iconic Longhorn Bass Returns for 2012

Published 11 years ago on August 17, 2012

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Danelectro's Iconic Longhorn Bass Returns for 2012-

Probably the most iconic and recognisable bass of all time - it'sbeen played by four-string luminaries such as The Who's JohnEntwistle - and certainly one of the most quirky, the DanelectroLonghorn Bass is back in reissue form for 2012.

With its hugely exaggerated double cutaway (which makes upperfret access super easy), masonite body and its classic Danolipstick pickups, the Longhorn is the perfect rhythm machine forrock, punk, jazz, country, and more, all while making you stand outon stage.

Available in a beautifully retro-looking copperburst finish withcontrasting chrome and cream binding for a mere £399 UK RRP, theLonghorn is a sure-fire way to inject some cool character into yourplaying!

Danelectro is distributed exclusively in the UK and Eire by JohnHornby Skewes & Co. Ltd. For more information, visit the JHSwebsite.

Danelectro Longhorn Bass specs:

Body: Masonite, laminated wood frame
Neck: Maple, bolt on
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Scale: 30.5" / 775mm
Frets: 24
Tuners: Kluson Style, cream plastic buttons
Nut: Aluminium
Bridge: Rosewood Bridge Saddle
Pickups: 2 x Lipsticks alnico magnets
Controls: Dual Concentrics, Volume, Tone
Hardware: Chrome/Cream




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