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  • Nordstrand Pickups Introduces the 2b+ Preamp

    Nordstrand Pickups Introduces the 2b+ Preamp

    Nordstrand Pickups has introduced the 2b+, a 2-band boost only preamp they say offers flexibility and simplicity with lots of tone-shaping potential. “Offering more boost than our standard 2-band preamp the 2B+ can really beef up your lows and polish your highs,” Nordstrand writes. “There’s a dip switch for shifting the treble EQ point, and... »

  • La Bella Strings Introduces Gold Flats

    La Bella Strings Introduces Gold Flats

    La Bella Strings has added to their Deep Talkin’ Bass series with the Gold Flats. Available in four, five, and six-string sets, the flat wound strings use a golden alloy ribbon wire for the exterior wrap that the company says adds a unique tonal mid-range. The Gold Flats also have more attack with a softer... »

  • Gogo Tuners Announces Limited Edition Horizon Pedal Tuner

    Gogo Tuners Announces Limited Edition Horizon Pedal Tuner

    GoGo Tuners is releasing a limited edition version of their Horizon pedal. Limited to 250 units, the new pedal carries the features of the original with a special GoGo Orange colored housing. The tuner is centered around a large horizontal screen with a color display that turns green when you are in tune, red when... »

  • Gamut Music Announces Red Diamond Gut Double Bass Strings

    Gamut Music Announces Red Diamond Gut Double Bass Strings

    Gamut Music has expanded their line of double bass strings with the Red Diamond series. The gut strings are described as having a strong bottom end and a full tone. “The G-1 and D-2 strings are made of the finest beef serosa from the green fields of Ireland, twisted in our famous Lyon gut style,... »

  • ESO Releases Bass Strap

    ESO Releases Bass Strap

    The ESO Strap line has been expanded to include a bass-specific strap. Available in seven colors, the straps are manufactured in Seattle, Washington. The ESO Bass Strap features a contoured “S” shape to avoid pressure points and digging into your neck. It’s built with a high-density foam core with interior heavyweight backing and reinforced stitching... »

  • Sadowsky Introduces 3-Knob Onboard Bass Preamp

    Sadowsky Introduces 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 without a side jack. No soldering is required to install it in your bass. “It has been designed for minimally invasive installation on most J-bass style instruments,” the company writes. “The... »

  • Chemistry Design Werks Introduces the Holeyboard Dragonfly Pedalboard

    Chemistry Design Werks Introduces the Holeyboard Dragonfly Pedalboard

    Chemistry Design Werks has introduced an innovative new pedalboard called the Holeyboard Dragonfly. Building on their original Holeyboard design, the Dragonfly can be set up in 10 configurations without the need of additional parts. It extends from 26 inches all the way up to 42 inches and has a moveable top shelf for flexibility. Built... »

  • TC Electronic Introduces Black Polytune Clip-On Tuner

    TC Electronic Introduces Black Polytune Clip-On Tuner

    TC Electronic has introduced a black version of their Polytune Clip-On Tuner. The discreet device, which works for bass and guitar, has strobe, chromatic, and polyphonic tuning modes up to +/-0.02 cent accuracy. The polyphonic mode allows for strumming all strings at once to see their tuning. The tuner also features an ultra-bright display with... »

  • IK Multimedia Announces iRig HD 2

    IK Multimedia Announces iRig HD 2

    IK Multimedia has updated their mobile interface with the iRig HD 2. The device, which allows you to hook your bass up to iOS devices or a computer, has a host of new features on top of its predecessor’s capabilities. It now offers 96kHz digital audio with 24-bit A/D conversion. Similar to the original iRig... »

  • Warwick Introduces Rockbag Handmade Leather Gig Bags

    Warwick Introduces Rockbag Handmade Leather Gig Bags

    Warwick’s W-Music Distribution is now offering Rockbag leather gig bags for bass and guitar. The handmade bags feature a 6-layer construction featuring a select water buffalo leather exterior, 2mm EVA foam, 5 mm Polyethylene foam, 1.5 mm plastic plate, 15 mm foam, and a 5 mm foam-adhered velveteen interior. Models are available for electric basses,... »