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  • Zon Introduces Mosaic Mojo Bass

    Zon Introduces Mosaic Mojo Bass

    Zon is going old school with their new Mosaic Mojo model. The new bass carries a classic style and are fitted with a set of Aguilar 60 series pickups to get a vintage sound. The Mosaic Mojo is built with a three-piece maple neck with either a maple or rosewood fingerboard. Zon offers the bass... »

  • Carvin Launches Xccelerator Series with X54 5-String Bass

    Carvin Launches Xccelerator Series with X54 5-String Bass

    Carvin unveiled the Xccelerator Series of basses at NAMM this year with its introductory model, the X54 5-string bass. The X54 sports several new features for the company including a fast-playing, thinner maple neck that’s reinforced with graphite. Its body also has a new shape with deeply sculpted cutaways for better access to the higher... »

  • Spector Announces NS-2000/5 Dan Briggs Signature Bass

    Spector Announces NS-2000/5 Dan Briggs Signature Bass

    Spector was showing lots of new instruments at the NAMM show this year, including the NS-2000/5 Dan Briggs Signature bass. It’s modeled after the same NS-2000/5 that Briggs has owned and played since he was 16. The bass features neck-through construction with a 3-piece rock maple neck, a rosewood fingerboard, maple body wings, and a... »

  • NS Designs Adds CR4 to Radius Bass Guitar Lineup

    NS Designs Adds CR4 to Radius Bass Guitar Lineup

    Following up on the introduction of the NS Radius Bass Guitar last year, NS Designs has announced the CR4 Radius bass. The newest addition to the line is a 4-string version of the Czech Republic-made headless model. Similar to the CR5 Radius, the CR4 features bolt-on construction with the company’s Fusion one-piece maple neck, which... »

  • Warwick Unveils 2014 Limited Edition Fortress Bass

    Warwick Unveils 2014 Limited Edition Fortress Bass

    Each year, Warwick releases the latest in their Limited Edition series of basses, and this year the company has announced the 2014 Limited Edition Fortress Bass. The model, which comes in 4- and 5-string versions, is limited to only 100 instruments in the world. The bass is built around a swamp ash body with a... »

  • Yamaha Now Shipping TRBX Basses

    Yamaha Now Shipping TRBX Basses

    Yamaha was showing off their new TRBX series of basses at this year’s Winter NAMM show. Combining elements of their former TRB and RBX lines, the new basses come in 300 and 500 levels with differing controls and pickups. All of the instruments sport a mahogany body and a five-piece maple/mahogany neck. The 500-level basses... »

  • Rickenbacker Announces 4003W Bass

    Rickenbacker Announces 4003W Bass

    Rickenbacker has introduced the W Series of guitars and basses for 2014. The lineup is a spin on their classic models, including the 4003 bass, but are made with walnut bodies. Though the company states that it’s careful not to change too much from the formulas they use to make instrument, they say the walnut... »

  • Electra Updates the Phoenix Bass for 2014

    Electra Updates the Phoenix Bass for 2014

    Electra has updated the Phoenix Bass for 2014 with improvements including reshaping the body for a more comfortable playing. The upper horn has been moved out to the 12th fret while the belly of the body has been extended. The bass also marks Electra’s first collaboration with EMG. The Phoenix is fitted with two EMG... »

  • Squier Announces Eva Gardner Precision Bass

    Squier Announces Eva Gardner Precision Bass

    Squier has teamed up with Eva Gardner to introduce a new signature Precision bass. Gardner was the original bassist for The Mars Volta and has continued to work with artists ranging from Veruca Salt to Pink. The Squier Eva Gardner Precision Bass is built with a basswood body finished in gloss black, a maple neck,... »

  • Reverend Guitars Announces Meshell Ndegeocello Signature Fellowship Bass

    Reverend Guitars Announces Meshell Ndegeocello Signature Fellowship Bass

    Meshell Ndegeocello has a new signature bass from Reverend Guitars, aptly named the Meshell Ndegecello Fellowship Bass. Based on the Reverend Thundergun, the bass features set neck construction with a raised center ridge and reverse headstock. The Fellowship bass is fitted with the company’s new P-Blade pickup, which they say extends low end and clarity.... »