Based on the original 1970s Music Man designs, the Cutlass RS, Cutlass RS HSS and StingRay RS have been re-engineered to deliver unparalleled playability and performance. With the help of our designers and master craftsmen, we’ve mixed up a few new finishes to introduce to the Modern Classics instrument line: Aged Buttercream, Charcoal Sparkle, and Dropped Copper. Check out the stunning new finishes below and learn what each of these instruments has to offer.
This StingRay RS features a lightweight Okoume body, vintage spec electronics, and super smooth modern tremolo which delivers a big and bold tone with unparalleled playability and performance. Offering a premium roasted figured maple neck with ebony, rosewood or maple fingerboard. Featured here in the new Aged Buttercream finish.
Watch our friend Teppei Teranishi of Thrice demo the StingRay RS in the Charcoal Sparkle finish.
The Cutlass RS features a premium roasted figured maple neck with ebony, rosewood or maple fingerboard. Delivering classic rich tones thanks to its lightweight alder body, vintage spec electronics, and super smooth modern tremolo system. Featured here in the new Charcoal Sparkle finish.
Watch Teranishi demo the Cutlass RS guitar in the Aged Buttercream finish below.
Cutlass RS HSS
The Cutlass RS HSS features a roasted figured maple neck with rosewood or maple fingerboard. Including an alder body, super smooth modern tremolo and oversized 4 over 2 headstock. The bridge pickup in the HSS is a custom wound Ernie Ball Music Man ceramic humbucker with a vintage sound that compliments the single coils, yet has plenty of crunchy rhythms and biting lead tones. Featured here in the new Dropped Copper finish.