Looking for more bottom-end? This is the right place to look! The electric bass was first commercially produced in 1951 by Fender. Before the introduction of the electric bass the only type of bass that was commonly used in pop and jazz music was the double bass. The electric bass allowed bassists to produce heavier and louder bass sounds. The younger generation of musicians at the time started picking up the new electric basses and as a result music changed forever. Below is our selection of fine bass guitars. Have a look!