Jackson Announces Two New JS Series Kelly Bird Basses

Published 11 years ago on August 22, 2012

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Long-term Jackson endorsee David Ellefson (Megadeth) hasteamed up with the US metal guitar firm once again to unveil twonew instruments - the JS2 and JS3 Kelly Bird basses.

Both basses are based around the much-loved Kelly guitar shapeand aimed at the more affordable end of the market.

Jackson JS2 Kelly Bird IV


Jackson js2 kelly bird iv

The JS2 (pictured here in Matte Black) has a basswood body,maple neck, two Jackson JS Hi-Output humbuckers and Jackson-brandedhardware. Controls-wise there are independent volume knobs for eachpickup and a single Master Tone pot. Also available in Burnt CherrySunburst, the JS2 has an MSRP of £334.80.

Jackson JS3 Kelly Bird IV


Jackson js3 kelly bird iv

Sister model the JS3 (pictured here in Trans Blue) features thesame specifications as it's slightly more affordable sibling, butadds a three-band EQ and offers Trans Black and Trans Blue finishoptions, with an MSRP of £382.80.

Both basses should be available immediately. Head to Jackson Guitars for more information.




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