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  • Geddy Lee Teams with Tech 21 for Signature SansAmp GED-2112

    Geddy Lee Teams with Tech 21 for Signature SansAmp GED-2112

    If you got to catch Rush in the past twenty years, you would have seen Geddy Lee on stage with household appliances in lieu of a bass amp. Going direct means relying on preamps for his sound, and now he’s helped to create a signature SansAmp with Tech 21. The Tech 21 Geddy Lee Signature... »

  • Glockenklang Announces Steamhammer Amp

    Glockenklang Announces Steamhammer Amp

    German amp manufacturer Glockenklang has released the Steamhammer, a 700-watt class D amplifier that sets itself apart from their other lightweight amps by using an ICE power module. Its Class A preamp features a four-band EQ as well as a drive section and effects loop. The amp’s input section starts with a 20 dB pad... »

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  • Hartke Grows HD Series With HD500 Bass Combo

    Hartke Grows HD Series With HD500 Bass Combo

    Hartke is expanding their HD series this year with the HD500 Bass Combo. The 500-watt Class D amp weighs in at just 35 pounds and is fitted with a pair of the company’s 10-inch HyDrive speakers. The drivers blend paper and aluminum materials into their speaker cones that add warmth and attack. Its controls include... »

  • Genzler Amplification Expands Magellan Amp and Bass Array Cabinet Lines

    Genzler Amplification Expands Magellan Amp and Bass Array Cabinet Lines

    Genzler is gearing up for the 2017 Winter NAMM show by unveiling the expansion of their Magellan bass amp line and Bass Array cabinet series. The Magellan 350 and Bass Array BA10-2 will each debut at NAMM as separate pieces as well as a combo unit. The Magellan 350 pushes out 350 watts while weighing... »

  • Aguilar Amplification Unveils Limited Edition SL 112 and SL 410x Cabinets

    Aguilar Amplification Unveils Limited Edition SL 112 and SL 410x Cabinets

    Each year, Aguilar introduces a limited edition cabinet color at the NAMM show. This year the amp company will be unveiling the Limited Edition SL 112 and SL 410x in Antique Ivory. They will be limited to 250 units of the SL 112 and 100 of the SL 410x. In addition to the color, each... »

  • Bergantino Audio Introduces the Reference Series Speaker Cabinets

    Bergantino Audio Introduces the Reference Series Speaker Cabinets

    Bergantino Audio Systems is kicking off 2017 with a new line called the Reference Series Speaker Cabinets. Available in two configurations, the series is described by the company as a versatile benchmark of quality bass amplification. “The Reference series are available in two driver configurations; 1-12″ w/ Tweeter & 2-10″ w/ Tweeter,” Bergantino writes. “The... »

  • Bergantino Audio Introduces NV212T Bass Cabinet

    Bergantino Audio Introduces NV212T Bass Cabinet

    Bergantino Audio has expanded their New Vintage series with a 2×12″ configuration. The 400-watt NV212T is a sealed cabinet design loaded with a pair of twelve-inch ceramic magnet woofers with vented pole pieces as well as a high intelligibility NV series tweeter. The level control allows for dialing the tweeter in and out. “A unique... »

  • Trickfish Amplification Announces SM110 “Perch” Bass Cabinet

    Trickfish Amplification Announces SM110 “Perch” Bass Cabinet

    Trickfish Amplification has unveiled the SM110 “Perch” cabinet. Originally intended for acoustic bass or guitar, the 1×10″ is described as a low profile light-to-medium duty electric bass speaker cab. It’s fitted with a 10-inch Eminence neodymium speaker rated at 300 watts as well as a 100-watt silk dome neodymium tweeter. The 8-ohm cab is built... »

  • Arkham Sound Announces The Bullet Tube Bass Pre-Amplifier

    Arkham Sound Announces The Bullet Tube Bass Pre-Amplifier

    Portland, Maine’s Arkham Sound has introduced the Bullet, a tube bass pre-amplifier housed in a surplus 30 caliber ammo box. The company says the new preamp is designed to survive the rigors to the road “as if Ampeg were given a military contract to arm Motown.” It is fitted with a 12AX7 preamp tube and... »

  • Markbass Introduces Standard 121 HR Bass Cabinet

    Markbass Introduces Standard 121 HR Bass Cabinet

    Italian bass amp manufacturer Markbass has unveiled their latest bass cabinet with the Standard 121 HR. Featuring a 1×12″ configuration, the rear tuned ported cab has a sound the company calls “warm, focused, and natural.” The cab is rated at 400 watts and has a wedge design to allow for use as a floor monitor... »