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  • Blackstar Amplification Launches Unity Bass Combo Series

    Blackstar Amplification Launches Unity Bass Combo Series

    Blackstar Amplification has gotten into the bass game with the Unity Series, their first ever line of bass amps. Models in the range span power ranges from 30 watts to 500 watts in combo amp packages. Each has a preamp equipped with a 4-band EQ as well as three preamp voicings: Classic, Modern, or Flat.... »

  • Hartke Introduces TX300 Bass Amp and HyDrive 112b Bass Cabinet

    Hartke Introduces TX300 Bass Amp and HyDrive 112b Bass Cabinet

    Hartke launched a pair of new bass amplification products at NAMM this year: the TX300 bass amplifier and the HyDrive 112b cabinet. Both products are lightweight and a good match for each other, with the TX300 weighing in at just five pounds. The TX300 offers 300 watts with Hartke’s 3-band EQ and Shape circuit for... »

  • Ashdown Engineering Unveils the CTM 30 “Little Stubby” Tube Bass Amp

    Ashdown Engineering Unveils the CTM 30 “Little Stubby” Tube Bass Amp

    Ashdown Engineering’s Classic Tube Magnifier (CTM) series got a little bigger this year – or a little smaller. The all-tube CTM 30 “Little Stubby” was debuted at the NAMM Show, where Dan Gooday described it as “a little bit more of everything in a smaller package.” “Measuring just 400mm wide, 220mm deep and 80mm tall,... »

  • Genzler Amplification Reveals BA410-3 Bass Cabinet

    Genzler Amplification Reveals BA410-3 Bass Cabinet

    After unveiling a slant cab version of their BA12-3, Genzler Amplification announced another model to their Bass Array series at the NAMM Show with the BA410-3. The cab is loaded with ten cone drivers: four 10-inch cast frame woofers and six 3-inch neodymium paper cone speakers, which are in a line array. It handles up... »

  • Ashdown Engineering Introduces Bluetooth-Enabled Bass Combo Amp

    Ashdown Engineering Introduces Bluetooth-Enabled Bass Combo Amp

    Ashdown Engineering has expanded their AAA line of bass amps with the AAA EVO 120-BT, a lightweight combo that offers 120 watts of power with a 15-inch driver and a tweeter. The new model sets itself apart by featuring Bluetooth functionality that allows for streaming music to your amp. “The AAA EVO 120-BT features deep,... »

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  • Tech 21 Introduces the VT Bass 200 Combo Amp

    Tech 21 Introduces the VT Bass 200 Combo Amp

    Tech 21 has packaged their SansAmp preamp with a Class D power amp and 12-inch driver to create the VT Bass 200 Combo Amp. The rear-ported 200-watt amp is described as lightweight, portable, and offering both vintage and modern bass tones. “Like its pedal predecessors in the SansAmp Character Series, it has a unique, continuously-variable... »

  • Bergantino Audio Systems Unveils the HG410 Bass Cabinet

    Bergantino Audio Systems Unveils the HG410 Bass Cabinet

    Bergantino Audio is one-upping their HG310 bass cabinet at the Winter NAMM Show this year by introducing the HG 410. Weighing in at 47 pounds, the cab fits four 10-inch drivers in the same size as their 212 cab. “The HG410 also offers the benefits of a sealed design, for immediate and accurate bass response,... »

  • Aguilar Amplification Unveils 2018 Limited Edition Cabinet Color

    Aguilar Amplification Unveils 2018 Limited Edition Cabinet Color

    After adding the SL 212 to their lineup, Aguilar Amplification has unveiled their limited edition cabinet color for 2018: Dorian Gray. The outfit will be available on the SL 112 (250 units), the SL 410x (100 units), and the SL 212 (100 units). All of the Dorian Gray cabs will feature a “Limited Edition 2018”... »

  • Genzler Amplification Unveils the BA12-3 SLT Cabinet

    Genzler Amplification Unveils the BA12-3 SLT Cabinet

    Two years after introducing their Bass Array design, Genzler Amplification has unveiled a slanted model called the BA12-3 SLT. The new cab fits a 12-inch woofer in a vented bass reflex design and a 4 x 3-inch neodymium cone-driver line array into a slanted cab. “The slanted version further enhances all benefits of the BA... »

  • Aguilar Amplification Releases SL 212 Bass Cabinet

    Aguilar Amplification Releases SL 212 Bass Cabinet

    Aguilar Amplification is kicking 2018 off by unveiling the SL 212, a new bass cabinet in their superlight SL series. Weighing in at 45 pounds, the 4-ohm cab is fitted with two custom-voiced woofers with Neodymium magnets and a phenolic tweeter with variable level control. It can handle 500 watts RMS. “We spent a lot... »