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Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2015

Time for yet another GAS-inducing list of the top 10 reader favorite gear stories on No Treble.

Enjoy, and thanks for reading!

Gruv Gear Introduces Fump Bridge Muter/Dampener

1. Gruv Gear Fump Bridge Muter/Dampener

Music accessory company Gruv Gear has expanded their string dampening products with the Fump, a muting device that slides over the strings against the bridge of your bass. The Fump works with four- and five-string basses and can be applied or removed in seconds….

Dean Zelinsky Introduces the Mule Bass

2. Dean Zelinsky Mule Bass

Guitar and bass maker Dean Zelinsky has unveiled the Mule bass. Available in four- and five-string versions, the model is Zelinsky’s first to feature his patented Z-Glide Reduced Friction Neck…

Ibanez Introduces Gary Willis Fretted Signature Bass

3. Ibanez Gary Willis Fretted Signature Bass

Ibanez has added a new fretted model to the Gary Willis Signature series. The GWB35FDBKF is the first fretted Willis signature model and will be available as a limited edition instrument. The five-string bass is built with a three-piece maple neck topped with an ebony fretboard with off-set white dot inlays…

Ibanez Introduces ANB1006 Adam Nitti Signature Bass

4. Ibanez ANB1006 Adam Nitti Signature Bass

After years of development, Ibanez has unveiled the ANB1006 Adam Nitti Signature Bass. The instrument, which Nitti helped to design, is hand-built by Ibanez’s Japanese master builders. “For me, this instrument represents the ideal balance of tone, playability, ergonomics, and extended range,” Nitti writes…

Bass Centre Announced Revamped Power Bass Series

5. Bass Centre’s Revamped Power Bass Series

The Bass Centre has revamped their vintage-inspired Power Bass series for 2015 with a several new features. According to the manufacturer, the lineup has been “re-imagined to blend period accurate looks & a classic sound with modern, light weight construction & a super fast, satin finish neck…”

NS Design Introduces WAV4 Radius Bass

6. NS Design WAV4 Radius Bass

NS Design has expanded their bass guitar offering even further with the introduction of the WAV4 Radius, a bass that follows the design of their Radius series with a more accessible price point. It carries many of the same features of its predecessors, including a diradial body, a headless design with self-clamping tuning system…

Pedulla Announces Mark Egan Signature Model Limited Anniversary Edition

7. Pedulla Mark Egan Signature Model Limited Anniversary Edition

Pedulla is continuing their 40th anniversary celebration with a reissue of fusion bassist Mark Egan’s Signature model. The Pedulla Mark Egan Signature Model Anniversary Edition is a five-string bass retains the features of the original bass with modern features that weren’t available when it was first released…

EBS Introduces the Reidmar 750 Bass Amp

8. EBS Reidmar 750 Bass Amp

Swedish bass amplification company EBS has unveiled the Reidmar 750 lightweight bass amp. Continuing the Reidmar series, the 750 carries many of the same features of its predecessor while adding extra power and several features…

Unicornbass Celebrates With Artist 10th Anniversary Limited Edition Bass

9. Unicornbass Artist 10th Anniversary Limited Edition Bass

Swedish bass building company Unicornbass has announced the Artist 10th Anniversary Limited Edition Bass. Limited to 10 basses, the instrument is based on one of their existing models with several special upgrades…

Apogee Unveils Groove USB Digital-To-Audio Converter

10. Apogee Groove USB Digital-To-Audio Converter

Digital audio company Apogee has unveiled the Groove, a portable USB digital-to-analog converter and headphone amp for listening to music on your computer. The device utilizes their recording quality audio conversion to provide ample power and sound quality…