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  • Hevos Announces 400S Compact Bass Amplifier

    Hevos Announces 400S Compact Bass Amplifier

    Hevos is continuing their series of compact bass amplification units with the release of the 400S bass amp, a 400-watt head that weighs 4.4 pounds. Based on a Class-D power amp, the 400S is designed for both electric and upright bass. The 400S has two input sections with separate gain controls to allow for plugging... »

  • Hevos Introduces 2×6 Combo Bass Amp

    Hevos Introduces 2×6 Combo Bass Amp

    Hevos has introduced the 2×6, a compact bass combo amp fitted with a pair of 6″ loudspeakers. It utilizes the company’s 400C amplifier, which includes a Class-D power amp rated at 400 watts. Features include two separate inputs, a mute for tuning, -6dB pad and a phase switch the company says is great for double... »

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  • TC Electronic Announces New BG250 Series Combo Amps

    TC Electronic Announces New BG250 Series Combo Amps

    TC Electronic has expanded their BG250 combo from a single 1×15 model to an entire series of bass amps featuring three new speaker configurations: 2×10, 1×12, and 2×8. Each of the 250-watt combos features dual TonePrint onboard effects, intelligent Tone Shaping controls, a built-in tuner, a direct output, and rehearsal inputs. The effect on each... »

  • Ashdown Engineering Announces ABM-NEO-400-RC Rackmount Head

    Ashdown Engineering Announces ABM-NEO-400-RC Rackmount Head

    Earlier this year, Ashdown introduced the ABM NEO series of bass combos and cabinets. Now the company has introduced the ABM-NEO-400-RC, a 400-watt rack-mountable head, to complement the line. Similar to the rest of the series, the new amp couples the company’s ABM EVO III preamp with a lightweight power amp. It starts with a... »

  • Acoustic Image Introduces Flex Series Preamp and Cabinet

    Acoustic Image Introduces Flex Series Preamp and Cabinet

    Acoustic Image has announced the Flex Series, consisting of a Flex preamplifier and Flex 2×10 powered cabinet. While the set has great bass capabilities, AI created the setup to be “flexible” and work for many instruments. “Think of it as a compact PA system with excellent bass response,” the company said, “an ideal solution for... »

  • Ampeg Adds 1×12 and 2×12 Cabinets to Classic Series

    Ampeg Adds 1×12 and 2×12 Cabinets to Classic Series

    Along with the reissue of the V-4B, Ampeg has announced two new SVT bass cabinets: the SVT-112AV and the SVT-212AV. Both models are stocked with 12″ Eminence LF drivers, making it the first time the company has released cabinets housing 12-inch drivers in over a decade. The cabs also include a 1″ compression driver with... »

  • Ampeg Reintroduces V-4B All-Tube Bass Amplifier

    Ampeg Reintroduces V-4B All-Tube Bass Amplifier

    Ampeg has reintroduce the V-4B, a 100-watt all-tube bass amp. Based on the company’s classic amp from the ’70s, the new head is described as offering the tone of an SVT while weighing half as much. The new V-4B’s preamp includes a pair of 12AX7 tubes while the driver has a 12AX7 and one 12AU7,... »

  • Phil Jones Announces Limited Edition Briefcase Ultimate Bass Amp Combo

    Phil Jones Announces Limited Edition Briefcase Ultimate Bass Amp Combo

    It’s been ten years since the Phil Jones Briefcase was introduced, and the company is celebrating the milestone with a limited edition version of the compact bass amplifier. The Phil Jones Briefcase Ultimate will be a modified version of the original, bumping up output from 100 watts to 160 watts. Other upgraded features include new... »

  • Bergantino Introduces CN Series Bass Cabinets

    Bergantino Introduces CN Series Bass Cabinets

    High-end bass cabinet manufacturer Bergantino Audio Systems has announced their new CN Series of bass cabs, consisting of 1×12˝ and 2×12˝ configurations. The line marks the company’s return to lightweight designs as the cabs feature woofers with neodymium magnets. Other common features include a high intelligibility tweeter, a custom phase-coherent crossover, a tweeter control, and... »

  • Phil Jones Bass Introduces Double Four Micro Combo Bass Amps

    Phil Jones Bass Introduces Double Four Micro Combo Bass Amps

    Phil Jones Bass has introduced the Double Four, a new 70-watt combo micro-amp that is roughly the size of a shoebox. Sporting a pair of Neo Power 4-inch drivers, the Double Four features a new driver design, acoustic loading, and separate PWM amplifiers for each speaker. The backs of the speakers are loaded with a... »