Peavey Millennium 5 AC BXP 5 String Bass
The Peavey Millennium 5 AC BXP 5-String Bass features an agathis body with a quilted maple top and a rosewood fretboard. The look is furthered with a string through body bridge and a five bolt neck joint with hipshot Y-style machine heads. The instrument comes in many colors including Transparent Black, Maroon, Tiger Eye, and Black Violet.
Coming in at 34 inches in scale length, this bass provides 21 frets and the necessary equipment to adjust the sound levels with volume, pickup blend, bass, mid- range, and treble controls. This beautiful instrument also features two Peavey VFL Active pickups that provide for a crisp, clean, modifiable sound to best match your playing style. Further, at only 11 pounds, this instrument is light enough for all styles of playing: from rehearsal to performance.
This instrument, while being in the lower ranges of pricing, provides high quality sound and performance without breaking a musician’s bank account. The Peavey Millennium series is well known for its solid low end, playability, and well- constructed design, and the Peavey Millennium 5 AC BXP 5-String Bass portrays this assumption beautifully. Useful for any type of playing, this five- string bass can produce any sound from the thickest of the garbled lows to more crisp tones for warmer styles of play. The ability to customize the sound to your style of playing allows this instrument to transform into the one most right for you.
This instrument makes a fantastic introduction to the five- string bass market for any person who plays another style of guitar primarily or for anyone looking to break into a five- string for the first time.back to menu ↑
Peavey Grind 5 BXP NTB 5 String Bass
The Peavey Grind Bass Guitar 5 BXP NTB features a natural design that will draw many musicians to this instrument. Made from mahogany with a mahogany neck, a rosewood fretboard, maple stringers, and featuring Imbuya wings, the neck- through- body design of this instrument culminates into one elegantly- curved instrument that is not only great to hold and play, but also contains an aesthetic quality not often seen in 5- string basses of this class. It contains a standard set of 24 frets and comes in at a slightly above average 35 inches in scale length and a weight of only 12 pounds. Even though this instrument only comes in its natural wood color, the beauty of the design make it a natural yet powerful statement of instrumental iconography.
The tone of this instrument is solid and reverberates well, carrying both the quality and sustainability of sound that you would expect from an instrument of this quality. Featuring passive humbucking pickups, the sound from this instrument consistently receives the accolades of musicians from all genres of music who are looking to expand the quality of bass guitars. The sound on this instrument is so good, in fact, that it won the Editor’s Award from “Bass Player’s,” a magazine devoted to this type of instrument.
The Peavey Grind Bass Guitar 5 BXP NTB can either provide a sound that growls with the guts of its lowest notes or it can rise through its ability to be configured to a warm sound suited for lighter styles of play. However, whatever type of music a musician confronts, this bass provides an answer in quality style with fantastic tone.back to menu ↑
Peavey Cirrus BXP 5 String Bass
The Peavey Cirrus BXP 5 String Bass Guitar can be described simply: a great bass that truly shines on its low end. Featuring 2 VFL active pickups, no static or humming gets through to muddy the sound that you are attempting to create. Further, with the customization that can take place by utilizing the active 3- band EQ with +/- 10 dB boost/cut, the musician has all the power and can make this instrument make the sounds that the music requires. With solid control over tonality and volume, what else could a musician ask for? This bass also delivers fantastic tone, sustain, and string clarity with a dual expanding truss rod that truly makes the bass stand out from the crowd compared to others in its class.
Coming in at 35 inches in scale length with a neck- through- body design and a string- through- finger style bridge, this bass offers a distinctive look that makes it identifiable from miles away. The design is further enhanced by stylish black hardware. The Peavey Cirrus BXP 5-String Bass Guitar is available in Mahogany Top Natural, Bubinga Top Natural, and Quilt Top Tiger Eye.
Yet for all of this beauty and fantastic sound quality, this machine weighs only a scant 11 pounds, making it the right choice when deciding on a 5- string bass for any long engagement or extended performance opportunity. Although there are other five- string basses available, few perform so well so quickly, and have the added benefit of great design, fantastic options, and the ability to customize the sound to such a large extent. This instrument is a boon to every musician that possesses it.