Rickenbacker 4003 Reviews 5

Rickenbacker 4003

This might be the most enthusiastically glowing review I ever write about any instrument, but it is deservedly so. The 4003 has been around a long time, and is an icon in the world of the electric bass. It doesn't do everything, but what it does it does better than anything else out there. This bass absolutely rules. [read more on Audiofanzine]

heads on fire rated this unit 5 on 2012-03-04.

Everyone should own a Rick! If we all owned Ricks, world peace would happen! Well OK, maybe not. If you're a bass player you need to experience a 4003. [read more on Audiofanzine]

Billy rated this unit 5 on 2011-04-21.

When the time comes again to pick up a solid bass this one will be the one I choose. I love the way it feels and sounds. I found the compliment it gave my band was a step in the right direction. I have played all the Fender basses, Carvins, Wyn, Hanewinckel, and Gibson's and there are good ones there for certain uses. For me I love the old Rick... [read more on Audiofanzine]

iamqman rated this unit 5 on 2011-03-16.

The Rickenbacker 4003 is one of the better models of bass guitar offered by Rickenbacker, which is saying a lot considering the great line of basses that they have available. The 4003 isn't cheap, as it will run you about two grand in USD, but for those bass players looking for this type of tone and who want to invest in a bass that will last a... [read more on Audiofanzine]

moosers rated this unit 5 on 2010-01-24.

If you're looking for a classy bass with a deep, rich bass, and a punchy upper-end, here's your best bet on that matter. I've played nice Fender's and nice Ibanez's, and I've yet to find a bass that's impressed me as much as the Rickenbacker that I have. [read more on Audiofanzine]

St Elmo\'s Fire rated this unit 5 on 2005-11-25.

It's not every day that dream and reality actually meet in the same room - but this bass meet then exceeded my expectations. What little it gives up in playing style versatility (re: slap) it gains tree fold in growling attitude stand apart appearence and first class quility of construction. OK so it's not truly the perfect bass and I'd l... [read more on Audiofanzine]

Mark S rated this unit 5 on 2004-03-11.

I played a few other basses and they were good too, but they weren't Rickenbacker - if you want one then that's all that'll do. [read more on Audiofanzine]

Phil Miller rated this unit 5 on 2001-12-02.

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