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  • 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... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in April 2017

    GAS attack! Here is your monthly dose of the most popular bass gear stories covered by us in April, 2017. Enjoy. 1. Markbass EVO 1 Bass Amp After introducing the prototype last year, Markbass has unveiled the final version of the EVO 1 bass amp. The innovative head unit offers six amp tones over two... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in March 2017

    Time to celebrate some new and popular gear. Here are the top 10 reader favorite gear stories for the month of March, 2017. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Ashdown Engineering B-Social Lite Desktop Bass Amp One of the biggest hits of NAMM 2015 was Ashdown Engineering’s B-Social desktop bass amp. This year Ashdown... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in February 2017

    We covered plenty of gear in February, following the Winter NAMM show in late January. No Treble readers dug it (like we do). Here are the top 10 favorite gear stories for the month of February, 2017. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Ibanez Ashula SRAS7 Hybrid Fretted/Fretless Bass Ibanez shocked many bassists again... »

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

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in January 2017

    January is always a big month for new bass gear, thanks to the NAMM Show. The No Treble crew attended the show, and our coverage will contiune in the coming weeks as we sort through the notes. There were some big stories thanks to this year’s show. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2016

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December 2016

    The last month of 2016 saw a lot of bass gear news. Here are the top 10 No Treble reader favorites for the month. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fender American Professional Series Basses Fender has unveiled the American Professional Series, which takes the place of their recently discontinued American Standard line. The... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November 2016

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November 2016

    We covered lots of new bass gear in November. Here are the top 10 reader favorites for the month. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Sadowsky 3-Knob Onboard Bass Preamp Sadowsky has released a the 3-knob Onboard bass preamp, which is their first to be available as a prewired drop-in for J style basses... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2016

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October 2016

    Time to get our fix of some great bass gear stories – specifically the reader favorite gear stories on No Treble. Here are the top 10 most read stories for the month of October, 2016. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Fender Offset Mustang Bass PJ Fender has reimagined some of their classic models... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2016

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September 2016

    September is in the books, so it is time to look back at the most popular gear stories for the month. Here are the top 10 most read bass gear stories, as voted by reader views. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing. 1. Gibson 2017 EB Bass T Model Gibson has unveiled their 2017 instrument... »