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  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2018

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2018

    Time for our monthly celebration of the top bass gear stories on No Treble. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for the month of April. Thanks for reading, commenting, and sharing! 1. Hiwatt DR401 400w Bass Head Hiwatt was on hand at this year’s Musikmesse to unveil the DR401, which they declare as the... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March 2018

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March 2018

    March was a big month for gear news, as evidenced by a ton of views on No Treble. Here are the top 10 reader favorite gear stories of the month. Thanks for reading, commenting, and sharing! 1. Roks Instruments Nardis Bass Luthier Axel Roks of Roks Instruments is known for his unique, minimalist designs. (Check... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February 2018

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February 2018

    The amount of new bass gear news coming out of each year’s Winter NAMM show always means there’s a healthy dose of stories in February. This year was no exception. Here are the top 10 No Treble reader favorite gear stories for the month. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Fender Limited Edition Parallel... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2018

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2018

    January is always a stellar month for gear stories, thanks to the annual NAMM Show. This year is no different. While we’re still working on tons of new gear stories from the show, many appeared on No Treble in January. Here are the top 10 reader favorites. Be sure to check out all our continuing... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2017

    Gear news can sometimes slow down in December, especially with NAMM around the corner. But that didn’t stop some companies from announcing some new bass gear that caught readers’ attention. Here are the top 10 reader favorite gear stories from December 2017. 1. Willcox Guitars 2018 Saber Bass Wilcox Guitars is updating their bass lineup... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2017

    Time to celebrate the reader favorite gear stories for the month. Here are your favorite 10 gear stories we covered in October. Thanks for reading, commenting, and sharing. 1. Geezer Butler’s New Ashdown Engineering Signature Head of Doom Amplifier Geezer Butler shocked fans this weekend when he shared the news of his new signature amp... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2017

    September was a great month for new bass gear stories, as evident by all the reader interest in what we covered during the month. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for September. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Chowny Bass Retrovibe EVO Davie 504 Signature Chowny Bass has introduced another artist signature model... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July 2017

    July is the month for Summer NAMM, and with it, some new bass gear to check out. Here are the top 10 most read gear stories for the month of July on No Treble. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Ibanez 2017 BTB Bass Models Ibanez has further expanded their BTB model range with... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2017

    We all love the new gear stories. For the ones we published in June, 2017, here are the top 10 reader favorites. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Fender CB-60SCE Acoustic Bass Guitar Fender has introduced the Classic Design series that they say is aimed at the company’s acoustic tone and aesthetic at an... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in May 2017

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in May 2017

    Stories about new bass gear are always popular with No Treble readers (and us). Here are the top 10 most popular gear stories for the month of May. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Fender’s Update on Use of Rosewood At the beginning of the year, new CITES regulations went into effect for all... »