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  • CruzTools Updates GrooveTech Multi-Tool

    CruzTools Updates GrooveTech Multi-Tool

    CruzTools has updated their GrooveTech Guitar and Bass Multi-tool just in time for the holidays. The second generation of the gadget has the original features: both metric and inch hex wrench sizes, ball-end for the truss rod sizes, and S2 steel tools with a polished chrome finish. New features include a 5/16” socket that fits... »

  • Music Nomad Announces FRINE Fret Polish Kit

    Music Nomad Announces FRINE Fret Polish Kit

    Music Nomad has a new product for getting the grime off of your frets. FRINE fret polish is designed to clean and polish all frets safely and quickly. The kit comes with an ounce of the polish and three fretboard guards to fit small, medium, and jumbo fret sizes. It also includes a microfiber suede... »

  • GHS Strings Announces Pressurewound Bronze Bass Strings

    GHS Strings Announces Pressurewound Bronze Bass Strings

    GHS Strings has introduced a new line of strings called the Pressurewound Bronze Bass for acoustic/electric bass. The newly designed strings aim at eliminating harsh tones associated with bronze strings. “Many acoustic/electric bass players know that the traditional bronze strings that come standard on these basses have harsh overtones and a lot of string noise,”... »

  • G&H Plugs Introduces GreyBLES: Expressionz Cables

    G&H Plugs Introduces GreyBLES: Expressionz Cables

    G&H Plugs has unveiled the GreyBLES: Expressionz line of cables. Described as having an “expressive sound that’s highly responsive,” the cables are a mix of traditional and modern design. “This cable has been traditionally designed with soldered sound technology, minimizing signal loss and distortion as sound passes through the plugs copper core into the copper... »

  • S.I.T. Strings Introduces the Foundations Bass Strings

    S.I.T. Strings Introduces the Foundations Bass Strings

    S.I.T. Strings unveiled a new set of bass strings called the Foundations line at Bass Player Live this year. The new strings are built with a “state-of-the-art core material” that the company says makes them extremely responsive. “Designed to be the brightest and most flexible bass string available, The Foundations are sure to become the... »

  • Levy’s Leathers Introduces the Onyx Strap

    Levy’s Leathers Introduces the Onyx Strap

    Levy’s Leathers has expanded their line of guitar straps with the Onyx, a model they say offers deep, rich colors and comfort thanks to a special process. “The Onyx utilizes a unique process transforming firm veg-tan leather into a thick supple leather that needs no breaking in period – it’s super comfortable from day one,”... »

  • Mission Engineering Introduces the 529 USB Pedal Power Supply

    Mission Engineering Introduces the 529 USB Pedal Power Supply

    Mission Engineering has introduced an innovative new pedal board power converter called the Mission 529. Instead of utilizing a 9-volt power supply, the unit uses USB power. “Since USB is so popular and pervasive, there is a huge choice of different wall chargers, batteries, and other USB power ports, with a wide range of features... »

  • Boss Introduces The DR-01S Rhythm Partner Drum Machine

    Boss Introduces The DR-01S Rhythm Partner Drum Machine

    Looking to add a little rhythm to your acoustic sessions? Boss has introduced the DR-01S Rhythm Partner, a drum machine they describe as “the world’s first virtual percussionist designed specifically for acoustic musicians.” The unit allows for setting the tempo, volume, and variation for your beat with several percussion instruments that can be put into... »

  • ProRockGear Introduces the Armourguard Lightweight Bass Case

    ProRockGear Introduces the Armourguard Lightweight Bass Case

    ProRockGear has released a new set of instrument cases called the Armourguard Wood Series. The line is described as a lightweight hybrid with the weight of a gig bag and the durability of a hardshell case. It includes a rectangular bass case built with a form-fit wood shell covered with 600D nylon. Other features include... »

  • GHS Strings Unveils Balanced Nickels Bass Strings

    GHS Strings Unveils Balanced Nickels Bass Strings

    GHS Strings has expanded their line of bass strings with the new Balanced Nickels set, which they describe as a combination of traditional string materials and modern string design. “Traditionally, bass strings are made by wrapping one cover wire around the core to create the G, two covers for the D and A, and three... »