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  • Undertone Audio Introduces the Vari-Cap Cable

    Undertone Audio Introduces the Vari-Cap Cable

    Undertone Audio has introduced an innovative new product called the Vari-Cap instrument cable. Designed by producer Eric Valentine and Larry Jasper, the Vari-Cap allows for varying the amount of capacitance imparted by the cable with a 16-step rotary knob. The effect changes the tone of the cable. Its range of adjustment from 150 pF to... »

  • Bass Mute Clamp Now Available

    Bass Mute Clamp Now Available

    Bassists looking for that old school thump have a new option with the Bass Mute Clamp. The aptly named device clamps to your bass strings and can be adjusted to vary the amount of muting. It works with four, five, and six-string basses and over a variety of string spacings. Application takes seconds and the... »

  • Levy’s Leathers Introduces M317HPR Harper Designer Strap

    Levy’s Leathers Introduces M317HPR Harper Designer Strap

    Levy’s Leathers has introduced the M317HPR Harper Designer strap, a deluxe pull-up leather strap decorated with a ridge down the center to accent its pull-up nature. Available in Rust coloring, the strap is 2½ inches wide with a soft suede backing. It’s adjustable from 37 inches to 51 inches. It will be available with a... »

  • Korg Introduces Sledgehammer Custom 100 Clip-On Tuner

    Korg Introduces Sledgehammer Custom 100 Clip-On Tuner

    After introducing the Custom Shop Series of tuners this year, Korg has added to the lineup with the Sledgehammer Custom 100 clip-on tuner. The tuner offers tuning accuracy of ±0.1 cents and works with both bass and guitar. It’s powered by a single AAA battery, which provides about 100 hours of use before needing replacement.... »

  • Pigtronix Introduces Pigtronix Power Supply

    Pigtronix Introduces Pigtronix Power Supply

    Effects pedal manufacturer Pigtronix has introduced the Pigtronix Power, which they describe as a “robust, multi-voltage analog power supply.” The device has eight individually isolated outputs with several variable voltages. The first two outlets are 9-volts at 100mA, while the next four are variable (9V/12V/15V/18V) with two at 100mA and two at 300mA. The last... »

  • GHS Announces Limited Edition Infinity Steel Bass Strings

    GHS Announces Limited Edition Infinity Steel Bass Strings

    GHS Strings has unveiled the Limited Edition Infinity Steels, a set of coated roundwound strings for bass. The set revisits their Infinity Steels with updates for modern players. Each string is coated using a process called MST, or Metal Surface Treatment, that coats the outer wires, which are then wrapped around the core. GHS also... »

  • Kyser Introduces Instrument Cleaning Wipes

    Kyser Introduces Instrument Cleaning Wipes

    Some people keep their basses dirty, standing by James Jamerson’s sentiment that the “gunk keeps the funk.” If you’re not one of those people, Kyser has introduced a new line of instrument care products to clean up your axe. The lineup includes three types of disposable wipes – String Cleaning, Polish, and Lem-Oil – to... »

  • D’Addario Adapts NYXL Strings For Bass

    D’Addario Adapts NYXL Strings For Bass

    D’Addario has adapted their NYXL strings to their line of bass products. The new NYXL Bass sets feature the company’s NY Steel core and reformulated nickel-plated wrap wire, which they say offer a more powerful low end, accentuated harmonics, and focused punch. The NY Steel core also adds to the string’s durability and stability, while... »

  • Dunlop Introduces Flatwound Bass Strings

    Dunlop Introduces Flatwound Bass Strings

    Dunlop went old school at NAMM this year by introducing a new set of flatwound strings. The Dunlop Flatwound Strings are designed to give the tone of classic rock, funk, and R&B recordings while providing a more modern feel. Designed for lower tension, the strings are described as providing a solid fundamental with rich articulation... »

  • Gogo Tuners Introduces the Horizon Pedal Tuner

    Gogo Tuners Introduces the Horizon Pedal Tuner

    GoGo Tuners has announced the Horizon Pedal Tuner, a new chromatic pedal tuner with a large horizontal screen. Its pitch detection range stretches from A0 (27.5Hz) to C8 (4186.00Hz) with +/- .5-cent accuracy. Other features include true bypass and the ability to daisy chain power for other pedals. “The new Horizon tuning pedal captures the... »