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  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2015

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June 2015

    Time for yet another GAS-inducing list of the top 10 reader favorite gear stories on No Treble. Enjoy, and thanks for reading! 1. Gruv Gear Fump Bridge Muter/Dampener Music accessory company Gruv Gear has expanded their string dampening products with the Fump, a muting device that slides over the strings against the bridge of your... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in May 2015

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in May 2015

    Time for one of our favorite roundups – the top 10 most popular bass gear stories on No Treble. Here are the reader favorites for May, 2015. 1. MK Passive Jazz Electric Upright Bass Electric upright bass company MK has announced a new passive jazz model of their flagship bass. The Jazz-P features piezo transducer... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2015

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2015

    Our monthly celebration of the top bass gear news coverage continues. Here are the top 10 most read gear stories on No Treble for the month of April, 2015. As always, it comes with a warning: may cause GAS. 1. Demeter Amplification Bass-400D Hybrid Bass Amplifier Amplification guru James Demeter was at NAMM this year... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March 2015

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March 2015

    One thing is for sure… we all love gear. So we love to celebrate each month with a gear roundup of the 10 most popular gear stories, based on No Treble readers. Here’s your list for March, 2015. Gas on! 1. Eden Amplification MicroTour Mini Bass Amp After releasing their World Pro Tour Series, Eden... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February 2015

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February 2015

    We discovered so much new gear at this year’s Winter NAMM show that February was filled with news from the show. (We’re still covering it too). But only 10 gear stories can make the monthly roundup list – and here is your top 10 for the month of February. 1. Ashdown Desktop B-Social Bass Amp... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2015

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2015

    January is always a good month for new bass gear stories, thanks to the NAMM show. Here are the 10 most popular bass gear stories in January, based on No Treble readers. Thanks for reading, and sorry for all the GAS. 1. Marcus Miller Teams with Sire Guitars for New Signature Basses Marcus Miller has... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2014

    By December, our excitement is at full throttle as we think ahead to the Winter NAMM Show in January. Thankfully, we had plenty of gear news to cover in December. Among all of that coverage, these stories were tops with No Treble readers. 1. Fender Dee Dee Ramone Precision Bass Guitar Punk bass icon Dee... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November 2014

    Of all the bass gear we covered in November, electric basses reigned supreme – taking the top 6 slots, and 7 overall. Here they are, plus the other top gear stories based on No Treble reader views. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Alusonic David Caraccio Hybrid Signature Bass Bassist David Caraccio – better... »

  • 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.... »