At Summer NAMM, ESP is introducing new series of 4- and 5-string basses slated for release for the second half of 2011.
ESP completes its B Series of electric basses with two new models, the B-50FM and its 5-string version, the B-55FM. Although pricing is not yet known, they are described as affordable models - both featuring the B-50's specs with a flamed maple top. Available finishes include See Thru Red Sunburst, See Thru Blue Sunburst and Dark Brown Sunburst.
Vintage models are also coming up, with the J-Series and its J-204 model (and 5-string version J-205) as well as the Vintage-204. The first two have an alder body, a maple neck and rosewood fingerboard, with ESP LDJ pickups. Available finishes include Three Tone Sunburst with turtle scale pickguard.
The Vintage-204 is available in Distressed Black finish with rosewood fingerboard.
Visit www.espguitars.com/basses.html for more details.