ABW manufactures efficiently designed ergonomic bass guitars utilizing ANSIR Technology™. This patented angled neck design puts the neck of the instrument in the perfect playing position with no effort on the part of the player providing maximum playability and faster fretting while relieving stress on muscles, joints, and connective tissue. Artisan basses offer unrivaled comfort and playability in conjunction with refined modern bass tone and high quality craftsmanship at a price a working musician can afford.


"Art begins in imitation and ends in innovation" - Mason Cooley







Winter NAMM 2015

Just returned from Winter NAMM, our most successful NAMM to date. We released a new model that will be in production shortly, the response was overwhelmingly positive! An original body design with highly angled neck for maximum comfort, playability, and injury prevention/mitigation. Available in a full range of colors and woods, it's a J/J configuration featuring Seymour Duncan blade style pickups powered by an Aguilar OBP-3, 3 band preamp at 18v for out of this world tonal range and output that strips wallpaper! We are offering pre order discounts on our first production run, contact us now at info@artisanbassworks.com to reserve yours! Thank you to all those who made the show a success and to all our supporters around the world. Artisan Bass Works; The tone you demand, comfort you deserve!

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Classic Series Buckeye Burl Now Available!

 Announcing the release of our latest addition to the Classic Series lineup, the Buckeye Burl model. Featuring a stunning top quality buckeye burl face over an alder body with a walnut stringer. Each instrument is uniquely beautiful! These basses come standard with an Aguilar OBP-3, 3 band preamp, and Aguilar J-HC hum cancelling pickups wired 18volts. Guaranteed to deliver maximum tonal range/control, with stunning looks and exceptional comfort and playability. Maple/maple neck with pearloid inlay, available 4 or 5 strings and right or left handed. All this priced well below comparable instruments! 



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