Tosin Abasi shares the backstory on his wildly inventive collaboration with Ernie Ball Music Man.
Ernie Ball Music Man
<p>Built for the modern player and influenced by <strong>Tosin Abasi</strong>’s unique design aesthetic and playing style, the <strong>Kaizen</strong> is an all-new visionary collaboration between the award-winning Ernie Ball Music Man design team, and the virtuoso guitarist and manufacturer. The <strong>Kaizen</strong> will be offered with an alder body, roasted maple neck, and ebony fingerboard. Watch the official Kaizen guitar film featuring Tosin Abasi <strong><a href="https://youtu.be/eDHq8xt9fnI" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">here</a></strong>.</p><p><strong>Multi-Scale</strong> – 24.75” to 25.5” e to E multi-scale design provides affirmative string tension for thick and chunky rhythms on the bass strings, with a traditional feel on the treble strings for smooth bends and solos.</p><p><strong>Infinity Radius Neck</strong> – Strategically positioned conical radius increases comfort while maintaining enhanced visibility of the fretboard and fret markers.</p><p><strong>Steinberger Gearless Locking Tuners</strong> – Accurate, lightweight tuners that feature smooth rotation, and allow for a straight string pull.</p><p><strong>New Music Man Pickups</strong> – A custom HT (Heat Treated) humbucker in the bridge position and a slanted mini-humbucker in the neck position have been specifically designed for the Kaizen.</p><p><strong>Multi-Scale Tremolo</strong> – Super smooth modern Music Man tremolo with spring dampeners to alleviate unwanted overtones and ringing.</p><p><strong>“Decidedly Contoured”</strong> – Ultra-lightweight design, deliberate body carves for extreme comfort, well-balanced with unrestricted fret access.</p>
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