Skip to main content

Bass Gear

Bass Gear: The Latest Basses, Amps, Effects & More

Jason Newsted Announces Reverb Artist Shop With Rare Instruments For Sale
Bass Gear

Jason Newsted Announces Reverb Artist Shop With Rare Instruments For Sale

Reverb has teamed up with many artists to help them sell their gear, but their upcoming collaboration will be one of the most epic. Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted will be selling off basses and guitars from throughout his career starting on July 24th.

Get Bass Gear News in your inbox.

Stay up to date on the latest bass gear news (every Thursday).

Bass of the Week: Adal Guitars Black Beauty
Bass of the Week

Bass of the Week: Adal Guitars Black Beauty

When we last checked in with Adal Guitars, they shared their Lobella Series 5-string bass featuring some highly figured top wood. This time they shared the Black Beauty, a bass with a simpler yet timeless look.

Panda Audio Announces the Future Impact V4 Pedal
Pedals & Effects

Panda Audio Announces the Future Impact V4 Pedal

Panda Audio has once again refined the Future Impact with a fourth revision. The highly versatile pedal gives you synthesizer sounds as well as an octaver, chorus, flanger, phaser, distortion, envelope filter, wah-wah, tremolo, reverb, and more.

Fender Unveils the Player II Series Basses
Basses

Fender Unveils the Player II Series Basses

Since Fender launched the Player Series basses in 2018, it’s been one of their most successful lines. They expanded on it with the Player Plus models, but now they’ve revamped it with the Player II Series.

Digitech Introduces the JamMan Solo HD Looper Pedal
Pedals & Effects

Digitech Introduces the JamMan Solo HD Looper Pedal

Digitech has updated its JamMan series of loopers with the JamMan Solo HD, which builds upon the Solo XT model. The stompbox has an onboard memory that allows for up to 35 minutes of stereo looping with an additional 200 slots and up to 16 hours of recording time.

Squier Adds Active Jazz Models and 6-String to Affinity Series Basses
Basses

Squier Adds Active Jazz Models and 6-String to Affinity Series Basses

Fender has expanded the Squier Affinity Series with three new basses: the Affinity Active Jazz Bass, the Active Jazz Bass V, and the Jazz Bass VI. The entry-level lineup makes it easier for bassists to acquire an active bass and a six-string.

Bass of the Week: Natasha Guitars NBSG Bass
Bass of the Week

Bass of the Week: Natasha Guitars NBSG Bass

This week, we’re checking out a unique instrument called the NBSG Bass from Natasha Guitars. Although it has a minimalist look, the lightweight, silent-style bass has a lot going on.

Cort Introduces Artisan C Deluxe Basses
Basses

Cort Introduces Artisan C Deluxe Basses

Cort has added to its Artisan line of basses with the C4 and C5 Deluxe. The Artisan C Deluxe model, available in four- and five-string versions, is built with bolt-on construction and features a lightweight poplar body, a hard maple neck, and a 24-fret jatoba fingerboard.

Ashen Amps Unveils the APG700.4 Bass Amp
Amps

Ashen Amps Unveils the APG700.4 Bass Amp

Ashen Amps has announced a compact bass amp called the APG700.4. They say it was designed to deliver “pristine articulation and punch, catering to the discerning needs of professional bassists worldwide.”

Fender Unveils the Bassman Pedal Series
Pedals & Effects

Fender Unveils the Bassman Pedal Series

Fender is upping their bass pedal game this year with a full Bassman line of pedals. The five new stompboxes include the Driver, Fuzz, Compressor, delay and reverb models.

Fuchs Audio Introduces the FAT112 Series of Bass Cabinets
Amps

Fuchs Audio Introduces the FAT112 Series of Bass Cabinets

Fuchs Audio has expanded its bass cabinet lineup with a new 1×12? unit. The FAT112 features a ported design and can be ordered with either a Neodymium or Ferrite-style speaker.

Bass of the Week: Harpy Instruments Toucan
Bass of the Week

Bass of the Week: Harpy Instruments Toucan

Harpy Instruments is a company that describes itself as a family of musicians who enjoy building unique, playable basses. Harpy's Toucan is our Bass of the Week. As cool as it looks, the design centers around its pickup configuration.