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  • ZVEX Effects Unveils Super Duper Concert Bass Mod Pedal

    ZVEX Effects Unveils Super Duper Concert Bass Mod Pedal

    ZVEX Effects has announced a limited edition modded version of their Super Duper pedal that mimics the vintage Sunn Concert Bass amp. They describe the iconic head as “a solid state monster with distinct distortion and low end popular with enthusiasts of downtuned, primal, and punishing guitarists and bassists.” As with the original Super Duper,... »

  • Hotone Introduces the Binary Pedal Series

    Hotone Introduces the Binary Pedal Series

    Hotone has introduced the Binary Series, a line of four effects pedals for guitar and bass. The range includes an amp simulator, a delay, a cabinet simulator, and a modulation pedal. Each unit is fitted with a dual footswitch layout, an OLED display, and the same digital processor. “At the core of the Binary Series... »

  • Positive Grid Unveils the BIAS AMP 2 Mobile App

    Positive Grid Unveils the BIAS AMP 2 Mobile App

    Positive Grid has introduced the BIAS AMP 2 mobile app for iPad and iPhone. The modeling software includes a new user interface, amp packs, tubes, transformers, tone stacks, and multi-mic speaker cabinets. Modeling packs are available for both guitar and bass. “BIAS AMP 2 Mobile is a fantastic standalone mobile guitar processor, and we’re also... »

  • Hotone’s New XTOMP mini: 140 Classic, Vintage & Modern Effects for Guitar, Bass & More

    Hotone’s New XTOMP mini: 140 Classic, Vintage & Modern Effects for Guitar, Bass & More

    Hotone Audio’s XTOMP mini pedal is the lean, mean core of Hotone’s flagship XTOMP Bluetooth Modeling Effects Pedal. With a smaller, more pedalboard-friendly footprint than its big brother, this solid aluminum stompbox can be transformed into over 140 different classic, vintage and modern effects for guitar, bass and more. The XTOMP mini uses a mobile... »

  • Universal Audio Introduces Ampeg SVT-VR and SVT-3 Pro Plug-Ins

    Universal Audio Introduces Ampeg SVT-VR and SVT-3 Pro Plug-Ins

    Recording bassists have some new amp modeling software options with Universal Audio’s new Ampeg Bass Amp plug-ins. The two new plug-ins focus on the SVT sound with an SVT-VR model and an SVT-3 Pro model, both of which are included in UAD Software v8.3 and are made exclusively for UAD-2 hardware and Apollo interfaces. Each... »

  • Analog Alien Shipping Alien Bass Station

    Analog Alien Shipping Alien Bass Station

    Analog Alien is now shipping the Alien Bass Station, a pedal that puts three effects into one box. The effects, which include a limiter, an amp generator, and a gamma fuzz, can be used independently or simultaneously for tonal flexibility. Each section has separate output knobs to adjust that effects signal strength. The limiter has... »

  • Two Notes Audio Engineering Introduces Torpedo C.A.B.

    Two Notes Audio Engineering Introduces Torpedo C.A.B.

    Two Notes Audio Engineering has introduced the Torpedo C.A.B., a stompbox styled cab simulator designed for bass and guitar. The C.A.B. is placed after all your effects pedals in your signal chain and takes the place of an amp by plugging straight into the mixing board. Among the bass cab simulations are presets based on... »

  • Agile Partners Introduce AmpKit Version 1.4, with Ashdown Amp Model

    Agile Partners Introduce AmpKit Version 1.4, with Ashdown Amp Model

    AmpKit, the popular amp modeling app for iOS, has been updated with Version 1.4. The new incarnation introduces two new pedals and two new amplifiers including modeling of the Ashdown ABM-900 and its matching 8×10 cabinet. The second in AmpKit’s bass amp series, the Ashdown rig replicates all the features of the real ABM-900. Besides... »

  • IK Multimedia Expands Amplitube with 2.5 Release

    IK Multimedia Expands Amplitube with 2.5 Release

    IK Multimedia has released a major update for the iOS version of Amplitube. Version 2.5 of the mobile amp modeling and effects processor app expands its capabilities with MIDI and digital audio support, a redesigned recorder and mixer section, and audio copy and paste functions. It also adapts to new iOS devices by supporting Retina... »

  • Agile Partners Adds Trace Elliot Bass Amp Model to AmpKit

    Agile Partners Adds Trace Elliot Bass Amp Model to AmpKit

    Agile Partners has released version 1.3 of their AmpKit app for iOS, and with it comes the addition of the first modern bass amp system model for the platform. The company has partnered with Trace Elliot, offering up the Trace Elliot 1215 combo, complete with 12-band Graphic Equalizer – tuned for bass frequencies – as... »