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  • 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... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in May 2014

    Hard to believe another month is coming to an end. But the good news is that it means we have a top 10 list of the most popular gear stories for the month. Thanks as always for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Gibson Memory Cable With Built-In Recorder Gibson has unveiled a new development in... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2014

    What’s better than new bass gear news? That would be the top 10 most popular new bass gear stories on No Treble. Here are the most popular gear stories on No Treble for the month of April, 2014. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fodera Victor Wooten Bow Bass Prototype Victor Wooten is all... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March

    If you like reading about bass gear, you probably love these top 10 lists as much as we do. Here are the 10 most popular new gear stories on No Treble for the month of March, 2014. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fender American Design Experience Online Configurator Ever wanted to mix and... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February

    News from the 2014 Winter NAMM Show continued throughout February (and I think we still have more coming). And that always makes for an exciting time in the world of bass. Here are the top 10 most popular gear stories on No Treble in February, based on readership. Thanks as always for reading, commenting and... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December

    The last month of the year featured more new basses than anything else in the gear category, but a few pedals and accessories were announced as well. Here are the top 10 most popular gear stories in December. 1. Sandberg 5-String MarloweDK Signature Bass Two years after issuing MarloweDK’s signature bass, Sandberg has unveiled a... »

  • Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Strings, Pickups & Accessories

    Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Strings, Pickups & Accessories

    Ah, the all-important bass accessories. From strings to pickups to headphones and more, we typically geek out when we find the latest and greatest items for the gig bag. Plus one or two harder-to-categorize gear. These 10 stories were the most popular in those categories on No Treble in 2013. 1. Fender Precision and Jazz... »

  • Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    Our gear coverage included about 100 stories on new basses introduced this year. When we pulled the top 10 most read, we were a little surprised (we even triple checked the data). Fender took the top six slots in the most read category, and if you add in Squier, they made up 70% of this... »

  • Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Pedals & Effects

    Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Pedals & Effects

    Some bassists love them, some don’t. But pedals and effects news this year was as big as any on No Treble. Here are the 10 most popular pedal and effects stories on No Treble in 2013, based on readership. 1. TC Electronic Ditto Looper TC Electronic is getting back to the basics with the Ditto... »