Metal Bass

The Metal Bass is the perfect bass for modern progressive metal genres. Its sound can cut through dense progressive metal mixes with high levels of distortion played both in finger and pick style. This instrument is also consistent when slapping and stands out while still maintaining a firm low end to support the band.


Macbook MODO BASS 2

Inspired by a Dingwall® Combustion 5-string Bass

The Mojo of MODO

Still the first and only technology that models the entire process of playing bass, MODO BASS recreates each string’s response to the action of the “player” and the interaction of the string with the fretboard, body and pickups of the bass instrument. Then using IK’s analog modeling expertise, the amp and effects of an electric bass rig are added to the sound chain.


All of this gives MODO BASS the ability to create sound in real time providing you the ever-changing, hyper-realistic bass sound your music needs to reach the next level. And since each individual bass doesn’t use samples, there’s more hard-drive space dedicated to recording your masterpieces.



Metal Bass electric bass


  • Body: Alder
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Scale: 34” to 37”
  • Frets: 24
  • Circuitry: Active
  • Bridge Pickup: Metal BSC
  • Neck Pickup: Metal NSC

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