Adam Clayton Signature Bass announced by Warwick

Adam Clayton, U2, WarwickAdam Clayton Signature Bass announced by Warwick

Streamer CV is the latest product of U2 bassist’s collaboration with Warwick

By Jon Liebman
May 25, 2015

The relationship between U2 bassist Adam Clayton and Warwick founder Hans-Peter Wilfer dates back to 2008, when Clayton approached Wilfer about building a bass to suit his likes and needs. The result was Warwick’s Adam Clayton “Reverso” model signature bass, released in 2010.

Now Warwick has announced a follow-up Adam Clayton signature model bass, this time a “Streamer CV.” The inspiration for the follow-up bass came after Clayton acquired one of Warwick’s Streamer basses with a P-pickup and asked to have this one hot-rodded for him, as well.

Clayton has been putting his new bass to good use of late, having played it at the record release event for U2’s latest album, Songs of Innocence, and using it for recordings and live performances throughout the world, including the band’s 2015 “Innocence + Experience” tour.

Warwick Adam Clayton signature bass

Adam Clayton signature bass, from Warwick

Features:

  • Maple machine heads
  • Maple truss rod cover
  • One-piece maple neck
  • Maple fingerboard with black block inlays
  • Brass nut and bridge
  • Black/White/Black Custom Shop pickguard
  • Passive Seymour Duncan P Quarter Pound (SSPB-3) pickup
  • Passive MEC electronics
  • Cream white high-gloss finish
  • Selected swamp-ash body, extra light
  • Weight: 8.7 pounds

For more information, visit Warwick’s website.

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  • A decent photograph would be nice 🙂

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