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  • Fender Now Offering Precision and Jazz Bass Replacement Bodies and Necks

    Fender Now Offering Precision and Jazz Bass Replacement Bodies and Necks

    Fender has announced a new line of replacement bodies and necks, produced at their manufacturing facilities in both Corona, California and Mexico. The parts come with the exact specifications as those used in their full American and Standard series instruments. So far, Fender is offering Precision and Jazz bodies and necks. Each of the bodies... »

  • DR Strings Adds White Bass Strings to NEON Hi-Def Line

    DR Strings Adds White Bass Strings to NEON Hi-Def Line

    DR Strings has added to their NEON line of bass strings with the NEON Hi-Def White set. The strings, which are white in color, are black light active for a bright appearance and feature DR’s K3 coating for extended life. DR is offering the strings in Lite and Medium gauges for 4- and 5-string basses... »

  • SKB Cases Introduces New J/P Electric Bass Case

    SKB Cases Introduces New J/P Electric Bass Case

    SKB is now offering the 1SKB-44PRO J/P Electric Bass case. Previously made exclusively for Fender, the case is built to fit Precision and Jazz style basses. The cases are vacuum formed of lightweight ABS plastic with molded in stacking ribs. Other features include fiberglass reinforced TSA locking trigger latches, a over-molded cushion grip handle, and... »

  • T-Rex Effects Introduces Fuel Tank Goliath Power Supply

    T-Rex Effects Introduces Fuel Tank Goliath Power Supply

    T-Rex Effects new Fuel Tank Goliath is a power supply with seven isolated outlets made to deliver juice to pedals and effects. The outlets range in voltage with five standard outlets of switchable 9 or 12 volt power at up to 450mA, an 18-volt DC outlet rated at 250mA, and a 12 volt AC outlet... »

  • Expanding Hands Music Now Offering Funk Fingers

    Expanding Hands Music Now Offering Funk Fingers

    Funk Fingers are available once again thanks to a licensing agreement between Tony Levin and Expanding Hands Music. Levin invented the Funk Fingers after mimicking his intro to Peter Gabriel’s “Big Time,” in which drummer Jerry Marotta played Levin’s bass strings with his drumsticks while the bassist fingered the notes with his left hand. Though... »

  • Goby Labs Introduces “Thingy” Series Accessories

    Goby Labs Introduces “Thingy” Series Accessories

    Accessories company Goby Labs has introduced the Thingy Series, consisting of the Goby Labs Guitar-hook Thingy and the Stand-top Thingy for iPad. The whimsically-named gadgets attach to microphone stands to provide simple, portable solutions for gigging musicians The Guitar-hook Thingy is an instrument hanger which attaches to a tripod microphone stand with a patent-pending grip... »

  • Levy’s Leathers Creates New Line of Hemp and Denim Guitar Straps

    Levy’s Leathers Creates New Line of Hemp and Denim Guitar Straps

    Levy’s Leathers has announced a new line of hemp and denim guitar straps. Featuring six “70’s-inspired” designs, the straps have frayed edges and are finished with suede leather backing. The straps are 2-1/2˝ wide and are adjustable from 41˝ to 54˝ in length, though they’re also available in XL, which adds 12˝ to their overall... »

  • Audix Releases Cabi5 and Cabf5 Microphone Mounting Kits

    Audix Releases Cabi5 and Cabf5 Microphone Mounting Kits

    Audix has introduced the Cabi5 and Cabf5, a pair of kits that bundle their i5 or f5 microphones with their CabGrabber microphone mounting systems. The CabGrabber mounting system is a spring-loaded mic support that grips onto bass or guitar cabinets for easy mounting. The system mounts without the use of tools and has a curved... »

  • D&A Introduces IceStand Collapsable Bass and Guitar Stand

    D&A Introduces IceStand Collapsable Bass and Guitar Stand

    D&A has announced the IceStand, a foldable stand for basses and guitars. Available in Acoustic and Electric versions, the IceStand is a take on the company’s flagship GigStand that features a clear material to unveil its structure. The IceStand opens in two steps to offer a cradle with a three-point base and non-slip polymer materials... »

  • Dunlop Goes Lower with New Heavy Core Bass Strings

    Dunlop Goes Lower with New Heavy Core Bass Strings

    Dunlop’s bass strings lineup is going even lower with the introduction of their Heavy Core Bass Strings. Designed with thicker core wires, the new sets were created to give a standard feel and tonal definition at drop tunings. The Heavy Core lineup comes in three flavors: Heavy for Drop D and D-standard tuning, Heavier for... »