Bass Pickups

Best Bass Gear is proud to carry a wide array of bass guitar pickups from manufacturers including Aero, Aguilar, Bartolini, Delano, Dimarzio, EMG, Fender, Lakland, Nordstrand, and Seymour Duncan. We are dedicated to assisting you in getting the perfect pickup(s) that will provide you with the best possible tone of your desire and fit your current bass or custom build.

  1. Aguilar M-Style Humbucker Musicman Pickups

    $109.00 - $119.00
    Aguilar Dual Coil MusicMan Pickup
    The Aguilar M-Style Humbucker Musicman Pickups recreate the classic Stingray® tone while adding all of the characteristics that Aguilar pickups are known for - excellent string-to-string balance, consistency of tone and rich harmonic content. Aguilar...
  2. Aguilar M/J Musicman Pickups

    $199.00 - $224.00
    Aguilar Dual Coil MusicMan Jazz Pickup combo
    This calibrated sets include one of Aguilar's M-Style pickups for the bridge position and the Aguilar Humcancelling Jazz Bass pickup for the neck position. The M-Style Musicman humbucking pickup is wired in parallel to recreate the classic Stingray®...
  3. Seymour Duncan AJB Active Stacked Pickups

    $119.00 - $189.00
    Humcancelling Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    Increased output active pickup for blues, classic rock, heavy rock and metal. The bridge pickup has a solid bottom with a dip in the mids for warmth and clarity. A fully discrete, ultra quiet, 9-volt preamp delivers low impedance output...
  4. Seymour Duncan Apollo Split-Coil Jazz Bass Pickups

    $95.00 - $189.00
    4- and 5-String Humcancelling Jazz Bass Pickups
    Jazz Bass 4-String Configuration Linear humbucking pickup set for Jazz bass adds punch and articulation missing from standard Jazz bass pickups while minimizing noise. The Apollo Jazz Bass pickup set has a traditional look, but the punchy...
  5. Seymour Duncan ASB0 Blackouts Dual Coil Pickups

    $109.00 - $219.00
    Dual Coil Humcancelling Active Bass Pickups
    Active pickups and electronics voiced for the aggressive bass tones of metal, classic metal, punk and heavy Blackouts for Bass represents the active bass soapbar pickup specifically voiced for aggressive music. Instead of the radical EQ boosting...
  6. Seymour Duncan ASB2 Phase II Split Coil Pickups

    $115.00 - $209.00
    Active Soapbar EMG 40 Size Pickup Set
    Active "soapbar" pickups for 5-string and 6-string basses. Similar to Phase I, but with slightly harder attack and a modern, hi-fi tone with a smooth and broad response. Unique split-blade design delivers the punch of a single coil, without hum....
  7. Seymour Duncan ASB Phase I Split Coil Pickups

    $115.00 - $209.00
    Split Coil Humcancelling P2 Sized Pickup Set
    Moderate output, active "soapbar" pickups Unique split-blade design eliminates string-spacing issues. The tone is traditionally voiced and warm with a detailed and natural high end. Includes logo covers. Neck and bridge models available...
  8. Seymour Duncan SJ5 Single Coil Pickups

    $75.00 - $145.00
    SJ5S Five String Configuration This pickup captures the tone, feel and articulation of a great '62 Jazz Bass. We adjusted the coil geometry and winding configuration to compensate for the different nature of extended range instruments. It's...
  9. Seymour Duncan SJB Single Coil Pickups

    $65.00 - $158.00
    Single Coil Vintage Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    SJB-1 Vintage Single Coil Configuration This pickup gives you the traditional sound of a vintage pickup for Jazz Bass™. The single coil construction brings out the warmth and fullness of the instrument while maintaining clarity and definition....
  10. Seymour Duncan SSB NYC Dual Coil Pickups

    $125.00 - $285.00
    Dual Coil EMG 35 Size Bass Pickup Set
    The NYC is a Passive Dual Coil pickup with a double row of exposed Alnico pole-pieces available in EMG 35 & EMG 40 sizes. The four conductor cabling allows for a wide variety of wiring modes for different tonal options. Wire the pickup...
  11. Seymour Duncan SSB Phase I Dual Coil Pickups

    $65.00 - $125.00
    Dual Coil Humcancelling EMG 35 Size Pickup Set
    Moderate output, passive "soapbar" pickup for four- or five-string bass. Passive alternative to battery-powered pickups for four string bass players. The tone is simple and organic, with added warmth and punch.. Direct replacement for EMG®35...
  12. Nordstrand Big J-Blade Series

    $169.00 - $204.00
    Nordstrand Big J-Blade Series Pickups
    Big J-Blades The newest addition to our line of original Signature pickups, the Big J-Blade is Jazz-style single coil pickup, with a continuous sensing blade offered in two different winds to provide the style of tone specific to the...
  13. Nordstrand BigRig 5 String

    $131.00 - $260.00
    Nordstrand BigRig 5 String
    BigRig The BigRig 5 is a pickup came about very organically, as a result of a conversation with bassist Alberto Rigoni. A dual 51 P style pickup, one pole per string, was the initial concept, but offset pole pieces are iconic for Nordstrand....
  14. Lace Aluma Stealth Bass Soap Bar Pickup

    $112.00 - $119.00
    The Aluma® Stealth Bass Soap Bar is designed by Jeff Lace to enhance and replace, as an upgrade to bass guitars using conventional size soap bar pickups. All with no batteries!
    Lace Aluma Stealth 4 string Extended range for Bass! The new Alumitone® Aluma Stealth Bass Soap Bar were designed by Jeff Lace to enhance and replace, as an upgrade to bass guitars using conventional size soap bar pickups. Bass...
  15. Delano JMVC5 FE 5 String Jazz L/L Size Split Coil Set

    $258.00
    5 String Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    This is a Delano JMVC5 FE 5 L/L set The DELANO JC series are retrofit pickups for standard Jazz Bass type instruments and can be installed in any kind of bass with similar pickup routings. The humfree twin coil JMVC5 FE ultra fast...
  16. Bartolini '2J Squared' Pickups

    $152.00 - $336.00
    Bartolini 2J Squared Pickups
    2J Squared Series Soapbars They are 2 J Bass Pickups in a soapbar shape. While we started making these decades ago, we are releasing them in all of our Bass Soapbar shapes. Ideal for the most flexible bass, they can be split to individual...
  17. Seymour Duncan Quarter Pounder Pickups

    $65.00 - $139.00
    4- and 5-String Aggressive, High-Output Jazz, Tele®, and Split-P Bass Pickups
    SCPB-3 '51 Tele® Bass High output true single-coil. The quarter-inch diameter pole pieces add more string sensitivity than the Hot model. Aggressive tonal response with strong bottom end and lots of mids. Adds tremendous tonal...
  18. Nordstrand Big BladeMan

    $169.00 - $204.00
    Nordstrand Big BladeMan
    Nordstrand Big BladeMan Beware - this pickup emits an unsettling amount of raw power, creating the possibility that those who wield the Big BladeMan may engage in band practices and performances that may singe the frayed ends of corrosive...
  19. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Dual In-Line Humcancelling Pickups

    Regular Price: $84.00

    Special Price $59.38 - $184.00

    *Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4, 5 and 6 String Basses*
    These pickups are split coil hum-cancelling designs - think of them as a "P-Bass pair in box". These are wound to yield more "growl" from the Bridge pickup. They are very similar to Bartolini’s old 94J pickups, just ever so...
  20. Dimarzio DP552-BK 5 String Jazz L/L Size Area J Split Coil Set

    $139.99
    5 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    The Ultra Jazz 5® has many of the same qualities as the 4-string Ultra Jazz®, but it's been specifically designed to meet the demands of 5-string basses. By means of a unique application of Virtual Vintage® technology, the Ultra Jazz...
  21. Lakland LH J5 5 String Jazz AS L/S Size Single Coil Set

    $160.00
    5 String Single Coil American Standard Size Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    Single Coil pickup set intended for the 5 String Jazz Bass enthusiast. This pickup set is originally found 5 String Joe Osborn & Darryl Jones Signature Models. This pickup utilizes Lakland/Hanson's own construction in an exposed pole construction. This...
  22. Dimarzio DP549-BK 5 String Jazz L/L Size Ultra Jazz Split Coil Set

    $129.00
    5 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    The Ultra Jazz 5® has many of the same qualities as the 4-string Ultra Jazz®, but it's been specifically designed to meet the demands of 5-string basses. By means of a unique application of Virtual Vintage® technology, the Ultra Jazz...
  23. Aguilar AG-5M/J-HC 5 String DL5(MusicMan Xtend)/Jazz AS S Size Humcancelling Set

    $224.00
    This calibrated sets include one of Aguilar's AG 5M pickup for the bridge position and the AG 5J-HC for the neck position. The AG 5M humbucking pickup is wired in parallel to recreate the classic Stingray® tone - crisp treble, articulate...
  24. Lindy Fralin 5J 5 String Jazz AS L/S Single Coil Set

    $200.00
    5 String Single Coil American Standard Size Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    5 String J Bass Replacement Pickups are wound to 9.3 K neck and 9.8 K bridge. These are sized for Fender 5 Replacement (also many others) that have a bridge pickup length = 4.1" and a neck pickup length = 3.9". Dimensions Neck...
  25. Lakland CS5 5 String CS5 Size Single Coil Set

    $280.00
    Lakland Guitar Pickups CS5 single coil set
    Lakland Guitar Pickups CS5 single coil set
  26. Lakland LH55 5 String DL5(MusicMan Xtend)/Jazz AS S Size Set

    $280.00
    5 String Extended Musicman Dual Coil & American Standard Size Single Coil Jazz Pickup Set
    Pickup set originally found on Lakland 55-94 & 55-02. This pickup set utilizes Lakland/Hanson's own construction in a blade rail form with a Dual Coil MM bridge pickup, and a Single Coil American Standard Size Neck pickup. The Bridge pickup is perfect...
  27. Dimarzio DP548-BK 5 String Jazz L Size Ultra Jazz Split Coil Bridge Pickup

    $69.99
    5 string Ultra Jazz Split Coil Jazz Bass Bridge Pickup Only
    The Ultra Jazz 5® has many of the same qualities as the 4-string Ultra Jazz®, but it's been specifically designed to meet the demands of 5-string basses. By means of a unique application of Virtual Vintage® technology, the Ultra Jazz...
  28. Dimarzio DP547-BK 5 String Jazz L Size Ultra Jazz Split Coil Neck Pickup

    $69.99
    5 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Neck Pickup Only
    The Ultra Jazz 5® has many of the same qualities as the 4-string Ultra Jazz®, but it's been specifically designed to meet the demands of 5-string basses. By means of a unique application of Virtual Vintage® technology, the Ultra Jazz...
  29. Dimarzio DP550-BK 5 String Jazz L Size Area J Split Coil Neck Pickup

    $79.99
    5 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Neck Pickup Only
    Been waiting for a bass pickup that sounds like a vintage J Bass pickup and cancels hum? Your wait is over. Bass pickups are usually described with aggressive terms such as amazing punch and thundering lows, but that's not the sound of vintage...
  30. Seymour Duncan SMB-5a 5 String MV(Ernie Ball MM) Size Alnico V Dual Coil Pickup

    $95.00
    5 String Dual Coil MusicMan Ernie Ball Size Bass Pickup
    1976-voiced humbucker. Great for blues, funk, classic rock, southern rock, jam, and hard rock. The Alnico magnets, together with unique coil windings, have the effect of extending both ends of the frequency spectrum beyond that of the ceramic...