Classic Fender Tone. the P-Bass and the J-Bass have carved out a reputation for themselves in the bass world that is as strong now as it was in the 1960's - warmth, punch and power. This Jazz bass is no exception. an Alder body, maple neck, two single coil pickups with volume tone and pickup blend. simple, elegant and functional.
Here's what Fender say about the Standard Jazz Bass
Professional bassists in all musical genres have relied on the Fender Jazz Bass guitar since its 1960 introduction for its rich tone and musical versatility. The Standard Jazz Bass combines the best of old and new, with modern single-coil pickups, shielded body cavities, medium jumbo frets, vintage-style bridge, tinted neck with rosewood or maple fretboard, three-ply parchment pickguard and '70s-style headstock logo.