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  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2017

    GAS attack! Here is your monthly dose of the most popular bass gear stories covered by us in April, 2017. Enjoy. 1. Markbass EVO 1 Bass Amp After introducing the prototype last year, Markbass has unveiled the final version of the EVO 1 bass amp. The innovative head unit offers six amp tones over two... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March 2017

    Time to celebrate some new and popular gear. Here are the top 10 reader favorite gear stories for the month of March, 2017. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Ashdown Engineering B-Social Lite Desktop Bass Amp One of the biggest hits of NAMM 2015 was Ashdown Engineering’s B-Social desktop bass amp. This year Ashdown... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February 2017

    We covered plenty of gear in February, following the Winter NAMM show in late January. No Treble readers dug it (like we do). Here are the top 10 favorite gear stories for the month of February, 2017. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Ibanez Ashula SRAS7 Hybrid Fretted/Fretless Bass Ibanez shocked many bassists again... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2017

    January is always a big month for new bass gear, thanks to the NAMM Show. The No Treble crew attended the show, and our coverage will contiune in the coming weeks as we sort through the notes. There were some big stories thanks to this year’s show. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2016

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2016

    The last month of 2016 saw a lot of bass gear news. Here are the top 10 No Treble reader favorites for the month. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fender American Professional Series Basses Fender has unveiled the American Professional Series, which takes the place of their recently discontinued American Standard line. The... »

  • Best of 2016: Top 10 Bass of the Week Features

    Best of 2016: Top 10 Bass of the Week Features

    Every Monday, Kevin shares his pick for bass of the week – a column featuring low-end instruments ranging from beautiful to bizarre. Of the 52 we shared this year, here are the 10 reader favorites. 1. Fender Aerodyne Jazz Bass Fender set the standard with the Precision Bass in 1951, following it up the Jazz... »

  • Best of 2016: Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Amps

    Best of 2016: Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Amps

    Our coverage of bass amps got a lot of views this year, particularly after the 2016 Winter NAMM Show in January. Here are the top 10 reader favorite bass amp stories for the year. 1. Hartke TX600 Lightweight Bass Amp Hartke turned some heads when they unveiled the TX600 at the 2016 Winter NAMM Show... »

  • Best of 2016: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    Best of 2016: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    We covered a ton of gear this year, including many, many new basses. Here are the top 10 most read and most shared stories in 2016 on No Treble featuring new basses. Enjoy! 1. Orange Amplification O Bass Guitar Orange Amplification launched the O Bass at the 2016 NAMM show. The bass is a vintage-styled... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November 2016

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November 2016

    We covered lots of new bass gear in November. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for the month. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Sadowsky 3-Knob Onboard Bass Preamp Sadowsky has released a the 3-knob Onboard bass preamp, which is their first to be available as a prewired drop-in for J style basses... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2016

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2016

    Time to get our fix of some great bass gear stories – specifically the reader favorite gear stories on No Treble. Here are the top 10 most read stories for the month of October, 2016. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fender Offset Mustang Bass PJ Fender has reimagined some of their classic models... »