Spector balances classic with updated features for its new Euro RST basses

Spector Basses has revealed its new Euro RST Series of four and five-string instruments, featuring updated tonewoods, Aguilar electronics and new stain finish options. 

The Sienna Stain, Turquoise Tide, and Sundown Glow bass guitars all feature a soft matte finish on flame maple top and empresswood back.

A three-piece roasted maple neck & fingerboard features, with neck-through construction.


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Aguilar Super Double pickups and OBP-2 pre-amps are said to bring an added mid-range focus to the tonality here and additional features for these basses include Gotoh GB-350 tuners, an aluminium locking bridge and chrome hardware. 

The Euro RST basses also come with a padded Spector branded gigbag. 

The four-string retails for £2429 and and £2,539 for the five-string with stock expected in late October 2021. For more info visit Spector Basses.

Rob Laing
Guitars Editor, MusicRadar

I'm the Guitars Editor for MusicRadar, handling news, reviews, features, tuition, advice for the strings side of the site and everything in between. Before MusicRadar I worked on guitar magazines for 15 years, including Editor of Total Guitar in the UK. When I'm not rejigging pedalboards I'm usually thinking about rejigging pedalboards.