B.C. Rich instruments always stand out from the crowd, not only for their sound but also for their super-aggressive visual styling. That's why B.C. Rich has been the go-to luthier of the metal genre for years: big, meaty tone plus razor-sharp aesthetics equals one heck of a stage presence. If you're ready to own a piece of hard rock history, then a guitar or bass from B.C. Rich is definitely an instrument you can proudly add to your collection.
The list of amazing artists putting B.C. Rich electric guitars through their paces goes on and on, including names like Matt Truck, Kerry King and Lita Ford. Any guitarist would be proud to join ranks like those, and it's not just a name game, either. Check out instruments like the classic Warlock and Rich Bich models and you'll see that they've got the specs to back up their reputation. Looking for something that really pushes the boundaries? B.C. Rich is well aware of the "go big or go home" mentality that tons of rockers love, so they've also filled their lineup with plenty of extended-range and even double-neck guitars. Master one of those bad boys and you'll be well on your way to the hall of fame.
Guitars aren't the only things that B.C. Rich takes to the next level. If you're a bassist and you want to turn your performances up to 11, check out the Mockingbird Plus 5-String Electric Bass. It's based on B.C. Rich's well-known Mockingbird guitar, scaled up to bass sizes and set apart from the average bass guitar by its fifth string. This instrument can deliver a world-class sound, and it does that while managing to be affordable on even a beginner budget. That makes the Mockingbird a solid choice whether it's your first or ninety-first 5-string bass.
With a ton of attitude in their tone as well as their looks, B.C. Rich guitars and basses are forces to be reckoned with onstage and in the studio. And the selection even includes a couple of gig bags, so you can get the protection you need to bring your new instrument to every show in town. When you want to play it hard and look the part, B.C. Rich delivers.