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  • Bass on a Budget: 9 Basses Under $500

    Bass on a Budget: 9 Basses Under $500

    Our third entry in the “Basses on a Budget” series includes basses we’ve covered between August, 2013 and August, 2014, with a price tag of $500 or less. As we said previously: This is not a “best bass under $500″ list – we don’t like those lists much anyway. We’ll leave that up to you... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2014

    Half of the top 10 No Treble reader favorite gear stories for the month featured new basses. That, plus a few pedals, amps and accessories make up the top bass gear stories for October, 2014. As always, this list comes with a warning: may cause G.A.S. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing… and enjoy! 1.... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2014

    Bass gear news in September included a lot of pedals. Several of them were reader favorites, making this month’s top 10 list. But it was a bass – the Ibanez/Korg joint venture SR Kaoss Bass – which really made some noise in September with reader views and shares. As always, these lists come with a... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in August 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in August 2014

    Time for another bass gear roundup, featuring the gear news most popular with No Treble readers in the month of August, 2014. As always, we’re required to issue this warning: this list may cause GAS. 1. Ernie Ball Music Man Premier Dealer Network Neptune Blue Bass Series Ernie Ball/Music Man is now taking orders for... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July 2014

    Bass gear stories are always popular on No Treble, and we get it. Here are the top 10 most read gear stories for the month of July. As always, we present it with a warning: may cause GAS. 1. Michael Kelly Guitars Licensed Renaissance Bass Luthier Rick Turner has teamed up with Michael Kelly Guitars... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2014

    If you don’t like how fast the 2014 calendar is flying by, maybe this will help: the top 10 most popular bass gear stories on No Treble for the month of June. As always, it comes with a warning: may cause G.A.S. Your mileage may vary. Use only as directed. 1. Fender American Standard Jaguar... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in May 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in May 2014

    Hard to believe another month is coming to an end. But the good news is that it means we have a top 10 list of the most popular gear stories for the month. Thanks as always for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Gibson Memory Cable With Built-In Recorder Gibson has unveiled a new development in... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2014

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2014

    What’s better than new bass gear news? That would be the top 10 most popular new bass gear stories on No Treble. Here are the most popular gear stories on No Treble for the month of April, 2014. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fodera Victor Wooten Bow Bass Prototype Victor Wooten is all... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March

    If you like reading about bass gear, you probably love these top 10 lists as much as we do. Here are the 10 most popular new gear stories on No Treble for the month of March, 2014. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fender American Design Experience Online Configurator Ever wanted to mix and... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February

    News from the 2014 Winter NAMM Show continued throughout February (and I think we still have more coming). And that always makes for an exciting time in the world of bass. Here are the top 10 most popular gear stories on No Treble in February, based on readership. Thanks as always for reading, commenting and... »