Industrial Radio Standard Midi Bass 4, MIDI controller + Bass Guitar now available

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Industrial Radio Standard Midi Bass 4

Industrial Radio has announced the release of Standard Midi Bass 4, a MIDI controller bass guitar.

The Standard Midi Bass 4 provides bassists the opportunity to plug into the latest and greatest of hardware and software synthesizers and samplers. It’s unique fret-sensing neck and multi-sensor approach to MIDI conversion provides industry-leading, low-latency MIDI tracking perfect for both the studio and live environments.

With the Standard Midi Bass 4 bassists can play synth bass lines live, plug into vintage analogue synths, harness their experience on bass in a MIDI recording environment, explore new sonic possibilities and more.

As well as being an awesome MIDI controller the Standard Midi Bass 4 is a real bass guitar. The Standard Midi Bass 4 combines classic bass design and quality construction to provide the best of both worlds so that bassists can mix their real bass tone with that of their synth / sound module or just switch conveniently
between normal bass and MIDI bass to suit.

Standard Midi Bass 4 features

  • Bass features:
    • Black satin finish.
    • 34” scale.
    • Bolt-on maple neck with satin finish.
    • Optional matching painted headstock.
    • Rosewood fingerboard.
    • Agathis tonewood body.
    • White or black pickguard.
    • Passive, single-coil pickups.
    • Controls – MIDI Volume, Front Pickup Volume, Back Pickup Volume, Passive Tone
    • Chrome hardware.
  • MIDI system features:
    • Industry-leading low latency MIDI tracking.
    • Latency is consistent across full range of bass from high notes to low notes.
    • Features both monophonic and polyphonic modes.
    • Sophisticated operating system with highly-configurable settings to ensure optimum performance and compatibility with all MIDI-enabled synths and sound modules.
    • Intuitive user interface with on-board display – control Midi Bass settings direct on the bass from the fingerboard.
    • 40 programmable performance presets.

The Standard Series Midi Bass is now available to order from Industrial Radio, priced at $2495 USD excl. shipping (+$100 USD for painted headstock option). Price includes Standard Midi Bass 4, Midi Bass Module and 8-pin Midi Bass Cable as well as hardshell bass case. The Standard Midi Bass 4 is also available in a left-handed model.

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Industrial Radio announces Midi Bass

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Industrial Radio Midi Bass

Industrial Radio has announced the Midi Bass, a hybrid bass guitar and MIDI controller able to connect to and control synthesiser and sampler technology via MIDI.

Both bass guitar and MIDI controller, the Industrial Radio Midi Bass gives you the ability to plug into and accurately control hardware and software synths and samplers direct from the bass. Now you can double your natural bass tone with classic, synth bass sounds or trigger any kind of sample or synth sound you can imagine.

The Industrial Radio Midi Bass is a brilliant tool for the professional bassist looking for that edge on stage and in the studio. With ultra-low latency MIDI tracking capabilities the Midi Bass gives bassists the opportunity to use their preferred instrument to access the sonically-rich world of audio synthesis and sampling.

Apart from providing superior MIDI performance the Industrial Radio Midi Bass is simply a beautifully engineered and crafted instrument. Designed in a classic, J-Bass style and constructed with care from only quality timbers and hardware – the Industrial Radio Midi Bass will surely impress all who play it.

The Industrial Radio Midi Bass is built to order and sold direct to the customer by Industrial Radio, with prices starting at $3,995 USD.

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