Spector NS Ethos 4SFB review

Classic Spector ergonomics at a very attractive price

Spector NS Ethos 4SFB
(Image: © Spector)

Guitar World Verdict

A desirable Spector at a price that is achievable for more players.


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    Film-star good looks.

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    Some of the best electronics available.


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    The two available colors might not be for everyone.

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Since the '80s, Spector has moved much of their production to outside of the US, either to the Czech Republic where its Euro-branded bass guitars are made, or to one of several factories in Asia, where its new NS Dimension and Ethos ranges are manufactured – in Korea, to be precise. 

Several of New York’s bass-making elite have followed a similar business model – so what’s the outcome in the case of the venerable Spector brand?  

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