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  • 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.... »

  • 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... »