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  • AC Guitars Introduces Salace E Type Bass

    AC Guitars Introduces Salace E Type Bass

    AC Guitars has introduced a new modded version of their Salace bass called the AC Guitars Salace E Type. Made in collaboration with bassist Ewan Beck, the single cut design is available with a variety of options but is built with several goals in mind. “The design goals with this particular bass where for an... »

  • Fodera Introduces Emperor II Hybrid and Tony Grey Signature Monarch Basses

    Fodera Introduces Emperor II Hybrid and Tony Grey Signature Monarch Basses

    Fodera has announced two new basses with the Emperor II Hybrid and the Tony Grey Signature Monarch. Both instruments are handmade in their custom shop and are expansions on their flagship models. The Emperor II Hybrid takes their classic Emperor singlecut and introduces the Hybrid chambered body design. Fodera says the bass shares the complex... »

  • G&L Guitars Introduces 35th Anniversary Model Basses

    G&L Guitars Introduces 35th Anniversary Model Basses

    Thirty-five years ago, Leo Fender and George Fullerton teamed up to form G&L Guitars. Now the company is celebrating with a line of 35th Anniversary models including three guitars and two basses: the LB-100 and the M-2000. Each instrument is finished in Emerald Green Metallic, representing the traditional gemstone of the 35th Anniversary, the emerald.... »

  • Spector Introduces CodaP 4 Pro and CodaPJ 4 Pro Basses

    Spector Introduces CodaP 4 Pro and CodaPJ 4 Pro Basses

    Spector has expanded their Coda Pro line with the CodaP 4 Pro and CodaPJ 4 Pro basses. The models are inspired by vintage design and are fitted with P and P/J pickup configurations, respectively, matched to the company’s TonePump Jr circuit. Both basses feature a one-piece maple neck with a 20-fret rosewood fingerboard and an... »

  • R. Hyde Guitars Unveils The Nuvo Bass

    R. Hyde Guitars Unveils The Nuvo Bass

    Custom builder Ryan Hyde has fit tons of mojo into a small package with the Nuvo, a bass that fits in a guitar case and weighs less than five pounds. It features a short 30-3/8″ scale and a thin body to produce a signature tone. “The tonality is right in line with any P-bass, and... »

  • Sandberg Guitars Now Shipping Forty Eight Bass

    Sandberg Guitars Now Shipping Forty Eight Bass

    Sandberg Guitars is now shipping the Forty Eight, a bass that throws back to old school rock and metal. The model is available in several finishes including a metallic hardcore aged red. The Forty Eight is built with European ash body for matte finishes or an alder body for aged finishes. The Canadian hard rock... »

  • Ken Smith Basses Introduces Single Cut Body Option

    Ken Smith Basses Introduces Single Cut Body Option

    Ken Smith is now offering a single cut body shape as an option to their neck thru models. The option is a first for the company, which has only offered double cut designs in the past. The first bass to receive the single cut treatment was a BSR5MS featuring a highly figured tiger maple body,... »

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  • Willcox Introduces Saber SL HexFX Edition Basses

    Willcox Introduces Saber SL HexFX Edition Basses

    Willcox is now shipping a new version of their Saber SL bass called the HexFX Edition. The new model has a 13-pin DIN connector that allows for individual string outputs in addition to the Lightwave Optical Pickup System. “The HexFX Editions bring the individual string outputs, along with a summed mono output, to a 13-pin... »

  • Kala Announces Bubinga U-Bass

    Kala Announces Bubinga U-Bass

    Kala is celebrating the fifth anniversary of their U-Bass introduction by expanding the range with a bubinga model. Featuring a 21-inch scale, the Bubinga U-Bass is built using the distinctive wood for its top, back and sides while being rounded out with a mahogany neck and rosewood fingerboard. Other features include a rosewood bridge, exclusive... »

  • Teye Guitars Unveils Super Coyote Bass Prototypes

    Teye Guitars Unveils Super Coyote Bass Prototypes

    After relaunching the brand earlier this year, Teye Guitars has unveiled the prototypes for a new bass model called the Super Coyote Bass. The instrument, which feature the company’s signature acid-etched aluminum artwork, was designed with AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams. “When Cliff Williams received his first Teye-bass, a superb Master series ‘La Mora’, his immediate... »