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  • Aguilar Unveils Limited Edition SL112 in Bass “Cabernet”

    Aguilar Unveils Limited Edition SL112 in Bass “Cabernet”

    Aguilar Amplification has announced a limited edition of their SL 112 bass cabinet for 2015. Limited to 250 units, the cab will have a “Bass Cabernet” color finish as well as a limited edition label for the crossover. The Bass Cabernet SL 112 will retain the features of the SL series with a lightweight design... »

  • Phil Jones Bass Releases BigHead Bass Headphone Amplifier

    Phil Jones Bass Releases BigHead Bass Headphone Amplifier

    Phil Jones Bass is now shipping the BigHead, a compact mobile headphone amp designed for bass players. While its primary function is as a bass headphone amplifier, the BigHead has an analog to digital converter and USB connectivity for use as a recording interface. The device’s front panel has two dual function knobs. The first... »

  • Bergantino Unveils CN210 Bass Cabinet

    Bergantino Unveils CN210 Bass Cabinet

    After introducing the lightweight CN Series last year, Bergantino Audio Systems has added a 2×10 cabinet configuration to the lineup. The CN210 is rated at 400 watts RMS while weighing in at only 34 pounds. Bergantino achieves a lighter weight by constructing the cabinet with a light poplar plywood to reduce weight while employing a... »

  • Acme Sound Introduces Low B-212 Bass Cabinets

    Acme Sound Introduces Low B-212 Bass Cabinets

    Acme Sound has expanded their bass cabinet offering with the Low B-212 cabinet. Available in standard and composite versions, the cabs carry dual 12-inch custom woofer that are mounted back to back. Each model has a recommended power rating between 1200 and 2000 watts. The models also include a 1×1-inch shallow horn and a proprietary... »

  • Vox Unveils amPlug G2 Bass Headphone Amplifier

    Vox Unveils amPlug G2 Bass Headphone Amplifier

    Vox has upgraded their amPlug line of headphone amplifiers including a bass-specific version. The amPlug G2 Bass plugs into your bass’s output jack and allows you to plug in headphones for silent practicing. Among the new features, the amPlug G2 Bass has had its analog circuit improved with the company’s Bassilator circuit, which Vox says... »

  • Alusonic Introduces ALU112 Aluminum Bass Cabinets

    Alusonic Introduces ALU112 Aluminum Bass Cabinets

    The aluminum specialists at Alusonic are getting into the bass cabinet world with the ALU112. Housed in an aircraft grade aluminum hardshell, the cab is loaded with a 12-inch aluminum cast frame woofer with a neodymium magnet. The ALU112 has an 8 ohm impedence with a nominal power handling of 400 watts RMS and continuous... »

  • TC Electronic Releases BH550 and BH800 Bass Amps

    TC Electronic Releases BH550 and BH800 Bass Amps

    TC Electronic has expanded their line of micro bass amplifier heads with the BH550 and BH800. In addition to increased power, the new amps step things up a notch with an expanded EQ section and dual switchable Toneprint effect locations. The BH550 and BH800 start with built-in tuners that handle up to six strings. Their... »

  • Jensen Adds Punch and Smooth to Bass-Series Speaker Line

    Jensen Adds Punch and Smooth to Bass-Series Speaker Line

    Jensen has added two new types of bass speakers to their product lineup with the Jensen Punch Sound series and the Jensen Smooth Sound series. Each style of speaker comes in 8, 10, 12, and 15-inch diameters with wattages ranging between 150 and 350 watts. The company describes the Punch Sound series as focusing on... »

  • Ampeg Now Shipping Revamped BA-112 and BA-115 Bass Combos

    Ampeg Now Shipping Revamped BA-112 and BA-115 Bass Combos

    After revamping the BA series earlier this year, Ampeg is now shipping the new BA-112 and BA-115 bass combo amps. The models carry all the new features including the foot-switchable Bass Scrambler overdrive circuit, a 3-band EQ, and a true sixty degree monitoring angle so they can be set up as a wedge. The Bass... »

  • ValveTrain Amplification Announces Brandywine All-Tube Bass Amp

    ValveTrain Amplification Announces Brandywine All-Tube Bass Amp

    Amp company ValveTrain has announced the Brandywine amplifier, a 50-watt all-tube bass amp inspired by the bass amps for the early ‘60s. The amp is described as marrying vintage tone with modern features and was designed primarily for studio use. Instead of a simple pad, the amp starts with a variable pad on the input... »