Bartolini Press Release
January 22, 2015 – San Luis Obispo, California
Bartolini Pickups and Electronics is pleased to announce their ground breaking SINGULARITY™ soapbar style bass pickup series for single coil lovers in mind. Players who use soapbar style pickups can now get the world‐ renowned Bartolini tone found in Jazz Bass® (J Bass®) models.
“We call it the SINGULARITY Series because of its uniqueness and single coil configuration,” says Clyde Clark, President and Principal Engineer at Bartolini, “there has been tremendous demand from players and luthiers alike.”
Available for 4, 5, and 6 string basses, these pickups come in many soapbar shapes and sizes, including
M3, M4, MK, P2, P4, and BC. They are offered in matched sets with reverse polarity for hum-
Technical details: Unlike single coil pickups with fixed pole pieces locations, the SINGULARITY family is
designed to support a wide range of string widths for maximum clarity and tone. They are fully shielded
to reduce electromagnetic interference and sealed in epoxy to eliminate unwanted microphonics.
Bartolini Pickups and Electronics is recognized around the world as the standard in guitar and bass guitar
tone with the broadest selection to fit almost any instrument.
Based in San Luis Obispo, California,
Bartolini builds pickups and electronics to some of the most respected luthiers, and to world‐class
retailers who offer upgrade replacement parts with superior technical service. Learn more about
Bartolini’s products and the technology at www.bartolini.net.
The Jazz Bass and J Bass trademarks are registered trademarks of Fender (FMIC).