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  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in December

    The last month of the year featured more new basses than anything else in the gear category, but a few pedals and accessories were announced as well. Here are the top 10 most popular gear stories in December. 1. Sandberg 5-String MarloweDK Signature Bass Two years after issuing MarloweDK’s signature bass, Sandberg has unveiled a... »

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  • Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Strings, Pickups & Accessories

    Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Strings, Pickups & Accessories

    Ah, the all-important bass accessories. From strings to pickups to headphones and more, we typically geek out when we find the latest and greatest items for the gig bag. Plus one or two harder-to-categorize gear. These 10 stories were the most popular in those categories on No Treble in 2013. 1. Fender Precision and Jazz... »

  • Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Basses

    Our gear coverage included about 100 stories on new basses introduced this year. When we pulled the top 10 most read, we were a little surprised (we even triple checked the data). Fender took the top six slots in the most read category, and if you add in Squier, they made up 70% of this... »

  • Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Pedals & Effects

    Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Pedals & Effects

    Some bassists love them, some don’t. But pedals and effects news this year was as big as any on No Treble. Here are the 10 most popular pedal and effects stories on No Treble in 2013, based on readership. 1. TC Electronic Ditto Looper TC Electronic is getting back to the basics with the Ditto... »

  • Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Amps & Cabs

    Best of 2013: The Top 10 Reader Favorite Bass Amps & Cabs

    We covered a lot of bass gear news in 2013, and there’s just too much to try to pack into a single Best Of list. So this year, we’re featuring the top 10 most popular gear stories in various bass gear categories. Kicking things off is the top 10 most popular bass amp and cabinet... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in October

    October is in the books… and those books include at least four new fuzz pedals! Add a couple of new Fodera basses, even more pedals, and some other exciting bass gear, and you have the top 10 gear stories of the month. As always, these are ranked by reader views. Thanks as always for reading,... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in September

    Fender was quite busy in September, announcing several new basses. As a result, they took up exactly half of this month’s most read gear stories on No Treble, and four of the top five. Here are the most popular gear stories on No Treble for the month of September, 2013. Thanks for reading, commenting and... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in August

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in August

    August saw a decent amount of new bass gear released, but only 10 make the list of reader’s favorites here. Thanks as always for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Misa Introduces Tri-Bass MIDI Controller Australian company Misa is all about enabling live bands to play electronic music, and their new Tri-Bass is a great example... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in July

    July saw some extra gear coverage, thanks to Summer NAMM. Here are the 10 most popular gear stories on No Treble, based on readership. Plus a bonus. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Bastard Basses Announces Little Bastard Bass Bastard Basses has launched with an innovative prototype called the Little Bastard. Born out of... »

  • Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June

    Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in June

    Here are the top ten most read, commented and shared bass gear stories on No Treble for the month of June, 2013. Thanks for reading, commenting and sharing! 1. Expanding Hands Music Now Offering Funk Fingers Funk Fingers are available once again thanks to a licensing agreement between Tony Levin and Expanding Hands Music. Levin... »