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  • Hartke Unveils Enhanced HyDrive Bass Cabinets

    Hartke Unveils Enhanced HyDrive Bass Cabinets

    Ten years ago, Hartke unveiled a new series of bass cabinets featuring their HyDrive speakers. Now they’re celebrating the 10th anniversary with four new models in the HyDrive HD Series Bass Cabinets. It consists of four new models: the HD112, the HD115, the HD210, and the HD410. Each is fitted with HyDrive speakers, which are... »

  • Bergantino Introduces the Forté Bass Amp

    Bergantino Introduces the Forté Bass Amp

    Bergantino has expanded their bass amp lineup with the Forté, which the company describes as “an incredibly flexible, state-of-the-art Bass Amplifier, delivering maximum performance in a compact package.” The unit is a close relation to their B|Amp and features the same analog preamp and power section with fewer options. It weighs in at just six... »

  • Electro-Harmonix Unveils the Battalion Bass Preamp

    Electro-Harmonix Unveils the Battalion Bass Preamp

    Electro-Harmonix is sending reinforcements for bassists with the new Battalion bass preamp and DI. The comprehensive unit features a four-band EQ, fully-featured MOSFET distortion section, a compressor, a noise gate, and flexible connectivity. Its distortion section has its own footswitch with Level, Blend, Drive, and Tone knobs for dialing in your grit. It also has... »

  • Vox Announces the Adio Air BS Portable Bluetooth Bass Amp

    Vox Announces the Adio Air BS Portable Bluetooth Bass Amp

    Vox has introduced the Adio Air BS, a compact and portable bass amp that is equipped with Bluetooth technology. It weighs in at just under seven pounds and is powered by an adapter or AA batteries. The 50-watt amp features a ported design that enhances its low-frequency response. Its pair of 3-inch speakers is also... »

  • Trickfish Amplification Now Shipping the Bullhead .5K Bass Amp

    Trickfish Amplification Now Shipping the Bullhead .5K Bass Amp

    After announcing the amp at NAMM this year, Trickfish Amplification is now shipping the Bullhead .5K bass amp. The straight-ahead unit features a Mike Pope low noise preamp matched to a Class D power amplifier that dishes out 500 watts at 8 ohms or 700 watts at 4 ohms. Its EQ section is flush with... »

  • Arkham Sound Introduces the Abyss Tube Preamp

    Arkham Sound Introduces the Abyss Tube Preamp

    Maine’s Arkham Sound has expanded their line of tube preamps with the Abyss. Described as a mid-priced addition to their lineup, the preamp features the same core circuit as their Bullet and Zephyr models and can be used standalone or mounted in a rack. The Abyss centers around a 12AX7 preamp tube, which the company... »

  • Phil Jones Bass Announces the Bass Pulse One and Cab 47

    Phil Jones Bass Announces the Bass Pulse One and Cab 47

    Phil Jones Bass is introducing a handful of new products this year including the new Bass Pulse One bass amp and the Cab 47. Debuted at the NAMM Show, both the amp and cab are lightweight and carry on the PJB tradition. The Bass Pulse One pumps out 350 watts at 4 ohms while weighing... »

  • Vanderkley Amps Introduces Spartan Bass Amp and 210LNT Neolite Cabinet

    Vanderkley Amps Introduces Spartan Bass Amp and 210LNT Neolite Cabinet

    Vanderkley Amps has unveiled two new products: the Spartan bass amp and the 210LNT cabinet. Unveiled at the London Bass Guitar Show, the Spartan was designed for “tone, power, and simplicity.” “The Spartan is the perfect match for my Neolite bass cabinets, which offer effortless power handling and are able to very clearly project the... »

  • Markbass Introduces the EVO 1 Bass Amp

    Markbass Introduces the EVO 1 Bass Amp

    After introducing the prototype last year, Markbass has unveiled the final version of the EVO 1 bass amp. The innovative head unit offers six amp tones over two channels: one clean and one distorted. “Bass players have always been inspired by the possibility to mix two amplifiers tones and to blend clean and distorted sounds... »

  • Eden Unveils Limited Edition P-Series Bass Cabinets

    Eden Unveils Limited Edition P-Series Bass Cabinets

    Eden Amplification has unveiled a special pair of models to their P-series cabinets. The Limited Edition P1515X and P1510X will be handmade in England and limited to 40 units of each. The P1515X features a pair of 15-inch XLT drivers plus an aluminum horn to dish out 800 watts of power. The horn has its... »