Ernie Ball Music Man’s 2021 collection has officially landed – Mixdown

Words by Will Brewster

Feast your eyes on all the latest models.

With the year now officially in full swing, Ernie Ball Music Man have unleashed their range of guitars and basses for 2021, shipping a wonderful assortment of instruments with new finishes and designs to stores around the globe.


  • Ernie Ball Music Man’s 2021 musical instrument range has received an official release today.
  • New finishes such as Powder Blue, Vintage Tobacco and Burnt Amber are being offered on StingRay and Cutlass guitars.
  • Meanwhile, the StingRay bass range has been fleshed out with eight new finishes, with the Bongo bass also receiving a fresh makeover for 2021.

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This year’s collection leads out with the razor-sharp Sabre, a fresh take on one of the SoCal instrument manufacturer’s oldest six-string models.

It’s adorned with a figured maple top over an okoume body, while a roasted maple neck and twin custom humbuckers with black finishings are also on offer. Check it out in the brand new Gator Burst finish at a store near you.

Also new for 2021 is the Cutlass RS, available in both HSS or SSS pickup variants. These models feature roasted and figured maple necks with alder bodies, as well as modern tremolo systems, five-way pickup selector switches and controls for master volume and tone.

These models are available in a choice of Powder Blue and Vintage Tobacco finishes, with a