International guitar manufacturer, Cort Guitars today announced the release of the new GS PUNISHER-2 bass.

The new model continues their relationship with the KISS band member and star of A&E’s Gene Simmons Family Jewels reality television show. The new bass will be available in retail stores worldwide this May and will include a GENE SIMMONS custom case.

The GS PUNISHER-2 features a bolt-on, 34” scale neck with a rosewood fingerboard and diamond shaped inlays. The body is made of mahogany and features a black finish with custom GS PUNISHER-2 graphics to match the basses GENE SIMMONS plays on stage. Each bass is equipped with two pickups, one volume control, one tone control and a three-way selector switch.

Features include:
Mahogany body
Maple, bolt-on, C shape neck
Rosewood fretboard with 15 ¾” radius (400mm)
24 frets
White pearl diamond inlays
Fixed bridge with tail cover
Chrome hardware
Custom GS PUNISHER-2 graphics
GENE SIMMONS custom case

Bassist GENE SIMMONS is one of the original founding members of the rock band, KISS. Over 36 years, he has released 37 albums and sold more than 100 million copies worldwide. During his career, GENE SIMMONS has performed at Super Bowl XXXIII, the 2002 Winter Olympics and most recently, the 2009 American Idol Finale before 30 million viewers. In addition to his career as a musician, GENE SIMMONS is a two time New York Times bestselling author, Los Angeles Times Best Seller, publisher, television/film/record producer, serial entrepreneur and star of the A&E reality television show, Gene Simmons Family Jewels.

For more information, please visit www.cortguitars.com

MSRP $799.00 USD

Originally posted 2011-05-16 20:53:09.