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Fodera Unveils New Masterbuilt Bass, The Crescent

Fodera Unveils New Masterbuilt Bass, The Crescent

So far, Fodera’s Masterbuilt series has used their existing bass shapes as a canvas for ornamental design. The latest in the line changes that. The Masterbuilt Crescent is inspired by the company’s AJ Presentation Hybrid but with some drastic changes.

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Eastwood Guitars Unveils the Rivolta Combinata Bass VII

Eastwood Guitars Unveils the Rivolta Combinata Bass VII

Eastwood Guitars is expanding its Rivolta line with its first bass guitar, called the Combinata Bass VII. Designed by Dennis Fano, it is based on the same body shape as their six-string Combinata.

G&L Unveils the Fallout Bass Launch Edition

G&L Unveils the Fallout Bass Launch Edition

G&L Guitars has unveiled a new short-scale four-string called the Fallout Bass Launch Edition. The 30-inch scale instrument comes in three colors – British Racing Green, Miami Blue, and Racing Yellow – each with competition stripes.

Fender Unveils the American Ultra Series Basses

Fender Unveils the American Ultra Series Basses

After teasing it for several days, Fender has unveiled the American Ultra Series, which they call their “most advanced” line of basses. The series is defined by new Ultra Noiseless Vintage pickups, newly-designed body contours, and faster playing necks.

Fodera Unveils Masterbuilt Gothic Stained Glass Bass

Fodera Unveils Masterbuilt Gothic Stained Glass Bass

Fodera has unveiled the latest in their one-of-a-kind Masterbuilt series with a bass called “Gothic Stained Glass.” The bass gets its name from its design features.

Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils Ball Family Reserve Fretless StingRay

Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils Ball Family Reserve Fretless StingRay

Ernie Ball Music Man revealed the latest in their monthly Ball Family Reserve series, including a Fretless StingRay. The bass comes in a Vintage Sierra Burst, but the most attention-grabbing aspect is its highly figured roasted maple neck and fingerboard.

Ernie Ball Music Man Short Scale StingRay Bass Now Shipping

Ernie Ball Music Man Short Scale StingRay Bass Now Shipping

After previewing it at the Winter NAMM Show earlier this year, Ernie Ball Music Man is now shipping the Short-Scale StingRay bass. It features the company’s flagship bass model in a 30-inch scale.

BITE Guitars Launches with Configurable Bass Models

BITE Guitars Launches with Configurable Bass Models

BITE Guitars is a new startup manufacturing company based in Austria that focuses on building individualized basses with what they call “guitar building 4.0.”

Cort Introduces the Action HH4 Bass

Cort Introduces the Action HH4 Bass

Cort has introduced the Action HH4, a bass that features a two-humbucker pickup configuration. Complete with switchable active 2-band and passive operation, the bass offers a variety of tones.

Duesenberg Guitars Announces the Triton Bass

Duesenberg Guitars Announces the Triton Bass

Germany’s Duesenberg Guitars has unveiled a new bass model called the Triton. Its name reflects its three-pickup configuration.