The Sire Marcus Miller V7 Vintage 5-string bass is built to meet the performance needs of its world-renowned namesake — and Sire’s commitment to quality is evident right out of the box. First, your fretting hand will delight to the touch of the maple fretboard’s rolled edges, which give the Marcus Miller V7 Vintage a smooth and comfortable feel that only adds to its exquisite quality. Plug in, and you’ll experience rich, punchy tone from a pair of premium Marcus Vintage-J Revolution pickups. And as you begin exploring the vast sonic range offered by the Heritage-3 preamp system, you’ll understand what an impressive full-featured instrument the Sire Marcus Miller V7 Vintage truly is.
Crafted from hard maple with a smooth-as-glass matching maple fretboard, the Sire Marcus Miller V7 Vintage’s neck enhances note definition and attack to perfectly complement the beefy sound of its alder body. Players are amazed by its rolled fretboard edges, giving this bass a fast and comfortable feel like no other. This type of attention to detail gives the Marcus Miller V7 Vintage a custom shop playability that’s sure to impress audiences and fellow players alike.
Bassists of all stripes and styles will surely appreciate the Marcus Miller V7 Vintage’s amazing tonal range. It’s equipped with a Heritage-3 active/passive preamp system, which allows you to get as surgical with your sound as you like. Leave it in passive mode and you’ll have control over master volume and master tone, as well as a pickup blend control for dialing in the perfect balance of thump and bark. Engage active mode and you’re rewarded with three bands of EQ, with a sweepable midrange that makes it easy to cement your place in any mix.
Superior components like a real bone nut and a steel bridge are more reasons why the Sire Marcus Miller V7 Vintage bass stands out in its class. Bone transmits vibrations better than inexpensive plastic nuts, giving you better note definition and attack. The same is essentially true for its all-steel bridge, which enhances your tone beyond what inferior alloy bridges can offer. Also, the bridge allows for both body-through and bridge-through string loading, giving you one more option for customizing your bass setup to your preferences.
- Vintage-style bass with premium components built to meet the performance needs of Marcus Miller
- Alder body with maple neck and fretboard combine for rich, vibrant tone
- Rolled fretboard edges create a fast, smooth playing experience
- 2 Marcus Vintage-J Revolution pickups deliver punchy tone that can be shaped for any style
- Heritage-3 active/passive preamp with 3-band EQ offers unlimited sonic potential
- Real bone nut and all-steel bridge for superior tone and performance