The LTD M-1004 Black is part of the M Series Basses. LTD Deluxe basses are designed to offer the tone, feel, looks, and quality that working professional musicians require in an instrument, while remaining affordable enough for serious players. The M-1004 bass is designed to rock, with the flat body, extra-thin U-shaped neck, and pointed in-line headstock of the M Series, and offers it for the first time in a neck-thru-body design at 35” scale with premier-level components like include 24 stainless steel frets, Grover tuners, Gotoh bridge, and a set of Fishman Fluence SB-1 active pickups with volume, balance, and tone control that has push/pull for single-coil mode voicing.

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”.