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  • Waggi Launches New Line of Pedalboards

    Waggi Launches New Line of Pedalboards

    Colombia’s Waggi Pedalboards has launched their business with a new line of pedalboards. Available in three sizes, the boards feature an integrated tidy cable system and a two-tier design for laying out your pedals. Each pedalboard is built with 14-gauge lightweight aluminum with one-inch rubber feet. They also have a built-in storage area for power... »

  • Boldogh Guitars Builds EBS 30th Anniversary Bass

    Boldogh Guitars Builds EBS 30th Anniversary Bass

    EBS is celebrating their 30th anniversary this year with a special bass built by Hungarian luthier Csaba Boldogh. The instrument is fitted with an EBS logo on the headstock as well as a custom EBS 30th Anniversary inlay at the twelfth fret. The seal is also found on the rear of the bass. Boldogh built... »

  • DC Pedals Announces 5-Channel Bluetooth Effects Looper

    DC Pedals Announces 5-Channel Bluetooth Effects Looper

    DC Pedals has announced the 5-Channel Bluetooth Looper, an innovative new effects looper that allows for programming and control from your smartphone. “Focused on the working musician, the 5-Channel Bluetooth Looper is a true-bypass switching system with five loops, 100 direct accessible presets, 100 MIDI accessible presets, MIDI input and MIDI output, and our patented... »

  • Alexander Pedals Introduces The Defender

    Alexander Pedals Introduces The Defender

    Alexander Pedals has expanded their Neo Series with the Defender, a pedal that packs multiple digital drives into a single pedal. The effects are controlled with a full panel of secondary effects. “The Defender is capable of anything from a transparent overdrive with slapback delay to a wall of synth fuzz made even more bodacious... »

  • Bass of the Week: Nelson Instruments Paramount

    Bass of the Week: Nelson Instruments Paramount

    This week we’re checking out the Nelson Instruments Paramount, a killer bass that’s oozing vintage appeal. Its funky maple body is matched to a quarter sawn hard maple neck and set with hot hide glue, which Nelson says offers extras sustain and rigidity. The secret sauce to the bass is in its pickups, Nelson adds.... »

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  • ENKI Unveils AMG-2 Electric Bass Guitar Case

    ENKI Unveils AMG-2 Electric Bass Guitar Case

    ENKI has gotten into the bass protection business with the AMG-2 Electric Bass Guitar Case. Built to hold two basses, the case can handle extended and multi-scale instruments. “The ENKI AMG-2 Bass Case is built with an extremely tough lightweight Roto-Molded Polyethylene Shell and a luxurious EVA foam insert providing excellent impact resistance and travel... »

  • Darkglass Electronics Upgrades Vintage Series Pedals for 2018

    Darkglass Electronics Upgrades Vintage Series Pedals for 2018

    Darkglass Electronics has been introducing lots of new gear, but now they’re revamping some of their existing units. The company’s Vintage Series pedals have gotten an upgrade for 2018 including the Vintage Ultra v2 and the Vintage Deluxe v3. The Vintage Ultra v2 retains the features of the original but has been upgraded with their... »

  • Mesa/Boogie Announces Switch-Track and Head-Track Pedals

    Mesa/Boogie Announces Switch-Track and Head-Track Pedals

    Mesa/Boogie has expanded their product lineup with two new signal management devices: the Switch-Track and the Head-Track. Aimed at controlling dual amps, the Switch-Track allows for an “either-or-both ABY scenario,” which the company says lets users switch between two different amps, two identical amps with different settings, or combining amps for a fuller sound. Its... »

  • Stacks FX Announces Thsee Anomaly Delay Pedal

    Stacks FX Announces Thsee Anomaly Delay Pedal

    Stacks FX has unveiled their first delay pedal called the Thsee Anomaly. The optically controlled delay centers around a robust LFO section with tap tempo and six multipliers. “The LFO allows for a whole host of inspiring pitch swinging delays, from lush chorus and vibrato to wild rising swells and falling star-like tones,” Stacks writes.... »

  • Accugroove Introduces the Inception Tube Bass Preamp

    Accugroove Introduces the Inception Tube Bass Preamp

    Accugroove has announced the Inception, a tube bass preamp that offers a wide range of tones. “Traditional bass preamps use a single dual-triode tube – and even then the signal might only pass through a single triode in most modes of the preamp,” they write. “Our design implements two balanced 12AX7 tubes that deliver four... »