Fender J Mascis Signature Jazzmaster 2008 Purple Sparkle

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $1,000$1,455

This signature Jazzmaster was designed to the specs of Dinosaur Jr frontman and indie rock pioneer, J Mascis. In addition to its groovy Purple Sparkle finish, this model also uses an Adjust-o-matic (similar to a Gibson Tune-o-matic) bridge which is a common mod for Jazzmaster players. The Mascis Signature was made in Fender's Japanese factory. 

Years of Production:
 2007 - 2011
Body Style: Offset solidbody 

Wood Composition: Alder body, Maple neck with Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Bolt-on neck, dot inlays, 2 single-coil soapbox pickups, 3-way pickup selector, 25 1/2-inch scale length, treble and bass roll knobs, floating tremolo system, lead/rhythm circuit switch, aluminum pickguard

Notable Jazzmaster Players:  J Mascis, Elvis Costello, Lee Ranaldo, Kevin Shields

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