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  • Gator Cases Unveils LED-Equipped Bass Cases

    Gator Cases Unveils LED-Equipped Bass Cases

    Digging around in your bass case can be a hassle in the dark. That’s why Gator Cases has unveiled a new series of hardshell cases called the LED Edition. Featuring two bass cases, the line adds an interior LED light fixture that automatically turns on when you open your case. It can also be adjusted... »

  • Cusack Music Introduces the Tap-A-Delay Deluxe Delay Pedal

    Cusack Music Introduces the Tap-A-Delay Deluxe Delay Pedal

    Cusack Music has introduced a new delay pedal called the Tap-A-Delay Deluxe. Expanding on their original “TAD” pedal, it adds a third “float” footswitch that acts as a momentary hold function on the feedback control. They also included a new micro switch that determines whether new notes played after the float switch is engaged are... »

  • Darkglass Electronics Introduces the Alpha Omicron Pedal

    Darkglass Electronics Introduces the Alpha Omicron Pedal

    Earlier this year, Darkglass Electronics unveiled a new dual distortion pedal called the Alpha Omega. Now they’ve unveiled a new take on the circuit with the Alpha Omicron. “With the Alpha Omega‚Äôs popularity and momentum, we decided it was time for an uncompromising option to those in search of the same bone-crushing sound and flexibility... »

  • Bass of the Week: Anka Custom Guitars Hathor Deluxe 5-String

    Bass of the Week: Anka Custom Guitars Hathor Deluxe 5-String

    This week we’re taking a looking at fiery bass called the Hathor Deluxe from Anka Custom Guitars and Basses. Built with an alder body, the model features a striking AAAAA Quilted Maple top and walnut veneer that will make you look twice. The bass’s ovangkol neck is matched with a wenge fingerboard sans inlays. Anka... »

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  • Siegmund Amplifiers Unveils the Big Boy 300 Watt Bass Amp

    Siegmund Amplifiers Unveils the Big Boy 300 Watt Bass Amp

    Tube amp fans have a new option to check out with the Siegmund Amplifiers Big Boy 300. The 300-watt bass amp is hand wired point-point and described as being simple in design and function to create “the purest and most musical bass tones.” “The Big Boy has silky smooth big warm lively tube sound packing... »

  • Elrick Guitars Announces the Daric Bennett Signature Bass

    Elrick Guitars Announces the Daric Bennett Signature Bass

    Elrick Guitars has teamed up with bassist Daric Bennett to introduce the Platinum Series e-volution DBS (Daric Bennett Signature). The new model, which is part of their U.S. hand-carved basses, is designed to fit the bassist’s wide style. “A respected player and educator, Daric is well known for his unique percussive style, and for combining... »

  • Vox Amps Announces the VX50 BA Tube Bass Combo Amp

    Vox Amps Announces the VX50 BA Tube Bass Combo Amp

    Vox Amps has unveiled the VX50 series of amps including the VX50 BA, a compact vacuum tube bass amp. The 50-watt amp is fitted with a new tube called the NuTube. “By using Nutube, the new vacuum tube, this amp achieves 50W of high output power while being more compact, lightweight, and power-efficient,” Vox writes.... »

  • Truetone Announces the 1 Spot Pro CS6 Power Supply

    Truetone Announces the 1 Spot Pro CS6 Power Supply

    Truetone has expanded their 1 Spot line of power supplies with the 1 Spot Pro CS6. The new unit is billed as the “first low-profile power brick to be able to put out up to 1600mA of pure, silent power.” Its thin profile allows it to be mounted under flat pedalboards like the Pedaltrain Nano... »

  • Epiphone Adds Vintage Styled Basses to Pro Series

    Epiphone Adds Vintage Styled Basses to Pro Series

    Epiphone has unveiled two new Pro design basses: the Embassy Pro Bass and the Thunderbird Vintage Pro Bass. The new instruments are inspired by models from the 1960s with modern updates. The Embassy Pro commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Epiphone joining Gibson. It’s built with a mahogany neck and body that’s been rebalanced for... »

  • Bass of the Week: 5th Day Products Molly Bass

    Bass of the Week: 5th Day Products Molly Bass

    Jeremy McDiarmid wrote in to share his first bass build with us called the Molly. The instrument features a beautiful mix of woods that reminded his wife of a certain actress. “The name Molly came from the color contrast reminding my wife of Molly Ringwald when I began shaping the body,” the builder tells us.... »