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Dean Guitars Puts John Entwistle Spider Signature Bass Into Production

After launching a limited run of last year, Dean Guitars is now making a production model of the John Entwistle Spider. The Ox’s newest signature bass features an angular body and comes in a Classic Black finish with Silver Web graphics.

Dean Guitars' John Entwistle Spider Signature Bass

The bass’s body is made of alder, while the set mahogany neck is topped with an ebony fingerboard. Pearl “Black Widow” inlays serve as fret markers with a custom Pearl “Spider” inlay at the 12th fret. For hardware, Dean includes Grover tuners and a black dual purpose die cast bridge. The pickups are a pair of EMG HZ Humbuckers.

The Dean John Entwistle Spider debuted at NAMM, and will be available in the coming months with a street price of around $799. For more, visit Dean’s website.

Dean John Entwistle Spider Signature Bass Specs:

  • Alder Top / Body
  • 34” Scale
  • Set Mahogany C Neck
  • Ebony Fingerboard
  • Pearl “Black Widow” Inlays
  • Pearl “Spider” Custom 12th Inlay
  • Grover Tuners
  • Chrome Hardware w/Black Bridge
  • Dual Purpose Die Cast Bridge
  • EMG HZ Humbucker Pickups
  • Finishes: Classic Black w/Silver Webs