The ESP Tom Araya FRX Black Satin is the signature bass of Tom Araya. He is the bassist and frontman of the iconic thrash metal band Slayer. His ESP Tom Araya FRX bass is crafted by hand at the ESP Custom Shop in Japan. Each bass is meticulously created for the very best in aesthetic and performance details. It offers neck-thru-body construction at 35″ scale for thunderous bass tones, with a comfortable alder body and a fast thin U-shaped three-piece maple neck. Tom’s bass includes an ebony fingerboard with 24 extra-jumbo frets and custom Slayer pentagram inlays. Components on the ESP Tom Araya FRX include Gotoh tuners and bridge, and EMG 35DC active pickups. The bass includes a form-fit hard shell case and a Certificate of Authenticity from ESP.

ESP Company, Limited is a Japanese guitar manufacturer, primarily focused on the production of electric guitars and basses. They are based in both Tokyo, Japan and Los Angeles, California, United States, with two distinct product lines for each respective market. ESP Company manufactures instruments under several names, including “ESP Standard”, “ESP Custom Shop”, “LTD Guitars and Basses”, “Navigator”, “Edwards Guitar and Basses”, and “Grassroots”.