Fender unveils Adrian Younge’s insane half-fretless, fuzz-equipped Jazz Bass

Fender Adrian Younge Master Built bass
(Image credit: Fender)

Fender’s Custom Shop has unveiled its latest wild-and-wacky one-off creation, Adrian Younge’s Dream Factory custom-built Jazz Bass – a wild half-fretless bass guitar that features a built-in fuzz circuit.

Described by the prolific producer, composer and multi-instrumentalist – who specializes in pysch, soul, funk and jazz – as the “best bass I’ve ever played”, the guitar itself features an eye-catching sparkle-esque silver colorway and a whole load of ear-catching appointments under the hood.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.