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Jeff Berlin and Cort Announce Signature RITHIMIC Bass

Jeff Berlin with Cort Signature RITHIMIC BassJeff Berlin has teamed up with Cort for a new signature bass for 2014. Dubbed the RITHIMIC, the model features an alder body with a striking padouk and spalted maple top with a matching spalted headstock. Its hard rock maple neck is topped with a rosewood fingerboard. The bass is set up to Berlin’s liking with low action and a set of DR Strings Custom DDT strings.

The RITHIMIC is fitted with a pair of Bartolini Jeff Berlin custom soapbar pickups and passive electronics. Controls include Volume, Tone and Balance knobs. Finally, the bass is rounded out with Hipshot Ultralight tuners and a Babicz FCH4 bridge.

The Cort Jeff Berlin Signature RITHIMIC Bass will debut at NAMM next week will begin shipping in February with a MSRP of $1,400. For more info, check out the Cort Guitars website.

Cort Jeff Berlin Rithimic Bass

Cort Jeff Berlin Signature RITHIMIC Bass Details:

  • Body: Alder
  • Top: Padouk and Spalted Maple
  • Headstock: Spalted Maple
  • Neck: Hard Rock Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Pickups: Bartolini Jeff Berlin Custom Soapbars
  • Electronics: Passive
  • Bridge: Babicz FCH4
  • Tuners: Hipshot Ultralight