The Ibanez Gary Willis Signature 5-string Fretless Bass is a top-of-the-line instrument equipped to handle any sound, style, or genre. Designed in collaboration with bass virtuoso Gary Willis, this instrument is streamlined to ensure an unparalleled performance experience. From its remarkable Bartolini GWB pickup to its switchable 2-band EQ and striking Silver Wave Burst finish, this bass means serious business. Simply put, if you've been in the market for a powerful 5-string fretless bass that blows the competition out of the water, you need to get your hands on the Ibanez Gary Willis Signature.

Gary Willis is renowned for his incredible playing technique, and this instrument is all about exceptional playability. Its ebony fingerboard is glass-smooth, while the fret lines provide a visual aid to ensure consistent and accurate intonation. On top of that, this bass comes with a Willis ramp, a thumb rest that helps while plucking the low B-string. Using the Willis ramp, bassists will notice more control over their note articulation, as it prevents them from digging in too deep.

Ibanez basses are loved worldwide for their versatility, and the Gary Willis Signature 5-string Fretless Bass offers a wide range of tonal options. Its Bartolini GWB pickup delivers a delightfully dynamic sound with punchy lows and crisp, clear highs. If you need more flexibility, push down the master volume knob, and you'll activate the instrument's 2-band EQ. With that engaged, musicians have complete control over their bass and treble frequencies, whether they want something with more body or brightness.

The Gary Willis Signature 5-string Fretless Bass isn't just a world-class instrument with a killer sound and feel. It's also a visual work of art, courtesy of its Silver Wave Burst finish and stark black hardware. Players will also appreciate its grained ash body, not only for its looks but for its dual lower strap buttons. These allow bassists to choose their strap position depending on their hand technique, guaranteeing an optimal playing experience.

Spec'd out with a titanium-reinforced maple neck and Gotoh tuners, the Ibanez Gary Willis Signature 5-string Fretless Bass is ideal for musicians seeking a modern workhorse that plays like a dream. Contact us today if you've been searching for a cutting-edge fretless bass that sounds great in any setting!

Specs
Color: Silver Wave Burst Flat
Body Material: Ash
Neck Type: GWB
Neck Material: 3-piece Maple with KTS Titanium Rods
Nut Width: 45mm
Fingerboard: Ebony
Inlays: Off-set White Dots
Scale Length: 34"
Bridge: Standard
Hardware Color: Black and Chrome
Machine Heads: Gotoh
Factory Tuning: 1G, 2D, 3A, 4E, 5B
Bridge Pickup: Bartolini GWB Bridge Pickup (Passive)
Equaliser: Bartolini NTBT 2-band EQ with EQ Bypass Switch (Push/Pull)
Case: Gig Bag

SKU: GWB25THSWF

ConditionBrand New (New)
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Brand
Model
  • GWB25TH-SWF Gary Willis Signature
Finish
  • Silver Wave Burst Flat
Categories
Finish Style
  • Satin
Fretboard Radius
  • 12"
Color Family
  • Silver
Series
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Active / Passive Pickups
  • Passive Pickups
Neck Material
  • Maple
Offset Body
  • Non-Offset Body
Wood Top Style
  • Plain
Finish Pattern
  • Sunburst
Active Preamp
  • Active Preamp
Body Material
  • Ash
Number of Strings
  • 5-String
Fretboard Material
  • Ebony
Body Shape
  • Double Cutaway
Pickup Configuration
  • H
Scale Length
  • 34"

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