Jackson Releases All-New JS Series Kelly Bird Basses

Published 11 years ago on August 20, 2012

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Jackson Releases All-New JS Series Kelly Bird Basses-

Brand new body shapes inspired by Megadethbassist David Ellefson.

The Bloodline has announced two new additions to its JS Series,the JS2 Kelly Bird IV and the JS3 Kelly Bird IV. These new andhighly distinctive designs are the result of a longtimecollaboration between two metal icons, Jackson guitars andlegendary Megadeth bass player David Ellefson.

The JS2 Kelly Bird IV offers striking looks coupled withpummeling tones. Features include a basswood body, bolt-on mapleneck, 21-fret rosewood fingerboard with block inlays, Jackson'sunrivaled compound radius, dual Jackson JS high-output coveredpickups, Jackson high-mass bridge and Jackson tuners. Available inBurnt Cherry Sunburst and Matte Black.

Designed with the serious metal bass player in mind, the JS3Kelly Bird IV features a basswood body (flame maple top on transfinishes), bolt-on maple neck, bound rosewood fingerboard with 21frets and block inlays, dual Jackson JS high-output coveredpickups, three-band active EQ (bass/mid/high), Jackson high-massbridge and Jackson tuners. Available in Trans Black and Trans BlueBurst.

Jackson - JS2 Kelly Bird IV 


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Jackson - JS3 Kelly Bird IV

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