Ibanez SR "ASHULA" featuring Franck Hermanny - 7-string fretted/fretless hybrid bass
What is it? Seven Strings? Fretted AND fretless? The SRAS7 Ashula is a groundbreaking product of Ibanez’s forward-thinking Bass Workshop.
A hybrid fretted/fretless bass, the Ashula combines an Aerosilk Piezo pickup and SRAS Super J pickups and two distinct fretboards for unlimited tonal adventures.
Franck Hermanny biography
Franck Hermanny is the bassist of the French progressive metal band Adagio. The band has released five studio albums, and toured across the world, including the shows with Robert Plant, Devin Townsend, Paradise Lost, Uli Jon Roth and many more. Franck is a highly acclaimed bass player with a versatile playing style that allows him to cover Latin, jazz, soul, pop, fusion, metal and more. Besides Adagio, he also works as a composer of short movies and soundtracks. His own instructional DVD, “Bass Licks”, demonstrates his high level of bass playing while still being a great tool for other bassists to learn from.