Here is our latest YB-5 from our friends Yas and Kenny @ Performance Guitar. The YB-5 is a handmade made-in-the-USA modern take on the familiar JB platform.
- Ash body , 9lbs , 5 oz.
- ” Black Cherry ” tint.
- One piece Maple neck, 34″ scale.
- Maple fretboard with black blocks and binding.
- Exclusive Performance design 3 band preamp ( + or – 24db ) – handle with care !
- Performance made in house pickups.
- Performance gig bag.
- Choice of pickguard ( see photo ).
Some like it hot, and they will love this bass. Yas and Kenny do indeed make the body and neck themselves, no outsourcing here. The make their own pre and pickups. The result is a true handmade bass , crafted by 2 people , a bass with it’s own unique and remarkable voice. If you have not played a Performance bass , you really do not know Performance bass.