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  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2015

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2015

    January is always a good month for new bass gear stories, thanks to the NAMM show. Here are the 10 most popular bass gear stories in January, based on No Treble readers. Thanks for reading, and sorry for all the GAS. 1. Marcus Miller Teams with Sire Guitars for New Signature Basses Marcus Miller has... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2014

    By December, our excitement is at full throttle as we think ahead to the Winter NAMM Show in January. Thankfully, we had plenty of gear news to cover in December. Among all of that coverage, these stories were tops with No Treble readers. 1. Fender Dee Dee Ramone Precision Bass Guitar Punk bass icon Dee... »

  • Best of 2014: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Amps and Cabinets

    Best of 2014: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Amps and Cabinets

    We love gear. We need gear. And we love to report on new gear. Here are the 10 most read stories covering bass amps and cabinets in 2014. Enjoy, and sorry for the G.A.S. 1. Fender 2014 Rumble Series Bass Amps Fender completely revamped the Rumble Series of bass combo amplifiers into lighter and louder... »

  • Best of 2014: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    Best of 2014: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    Over the course of 2014, we featured more than 300 stories on new basses hitting the market. As with everything gear related, these stories brought more than half a million readers to the site, despite our warnings that these stories may cause GAS. Here are the top 10 most read and most shared stories in... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November 2014

    Of all the bass gear we covered in November, electric basses reigned supreme – taking the top 6 slots, and 7 overall. Here they are, plus the other top gear stories based on No Treble reader views. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Alusonic David Caraccio Hybrid Signature Bass Bassist David Caraccio – better... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2014

    Half of the top 10 No Treble reader favorite gear stories for the month featured new basses. That, plus a few pedals, amps and accessories make up the top bass gear stories for October, 2014. As always, this list comes with a warning: may cause G.A.S. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing… and enjoy! 1.... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2014

    Bass gear news in September included a lot of pedals. Several of them were reader favorites, making this month’s top 10 list. But it was a bass – the Ibanez/Korg joint venture SR Kaoss Bass – which really made some noise in September with reader views and shares. As always, these lists come with a... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in August 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in August 2014

    Time for another bass gear roundup, featuring the gear news most popular with No Treble readers in the month of August, 2014. As always, we’re required to issue this warning: this list may cause GAS. 1. Ernie Ball Music Man Premier Dealer Network Neptune Blue Bass Series Ernie Ball/Music Man is now taking orders for... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July 2014

    Bass gear stories are always popular on No Treble, and we get it. Here are the top 10 most read gear stories for the month of July. As always, we present it with a warning: may cause GAS. 1. Michael Kelly Guitars Licensed Renaissance Bass Luthier Rick Turner has teamed up with Michael Kelly Guitars... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2014

    If you don’t like how fast the 2014 calendar is flying by, maybe this will help: the top 10 most popular bass gear stories on No Treble for the month of June. As always, it comes with a warning: may cause G.A.S. Your mileage may vary. Use only as directed. 1. Fender American Standard Jaguar... »