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Ibanez Revamps Mike D’Antonio Signature Bass for 2022

Ibanez Revamps Mike D’Antonio Signature Bass for 2022

Ibanez has revamped Killswitch Engage bassist Mike D’Antonio’s signature bass for 2022 with the MDB5-OXB. The fifth version of his four-string now comes in an Ox Blood finish.

Ernie Ball Music Man Announces 35th Anniversary StingRay 5 Bass

Ernie Ball Music Man Announces 35th Anniversary StingRay 5 Bass

Three and a half decades ago, the Music Man Stingray 5 made its debut. Now, Ernie Ball Music Man is celebrating with the 35th Anniversary StingRay 5.

Jackson Guitars Expands X-Series with Spectra Bass SBX IV

Jackson Guitars Expands X-Series with Spectra Bass SBX IV

New for 2022, Jackson Guitars has added the Spectra Bass SBX IV to their X-series Basses. The company says the model has a body shape made for gigging musicians.

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Spector Adds New Colors To NS Dimension Series

Spector Adds New Colors To NS Dimension Series

Spector’s NS Dimension Bass Series has gotten a refresh with new color options. The basses now come in Black & Blue and Inferno Red, which have high gloss finishes.

Jackson Introduces X-Series CBXNT DX V Bass

Jackson Introduces X-Series CBXNT DX V Bass

One of the most talked-about basses from NAMM 2021 was the Jackson CBXNT DX IV, which seemingly draws on several vintage basses with Jackson’s own spin. For NAMM 2022, they rolled out the five-string version of it.

Silvertone Guitars to Reissue 1444 Bass

Silvertone Guitars to Reissue 1444 Bass

A piece of history is coming back to life as Silvertone Guitars has announced a reissue of the 1444 Bass. The model was the very first four-string electric bass offered by Sears in 1959 and was produced for seven years before being discontinued.

ESP Introduces New Tomasz “Orion” Wróblewski Signature Bass

ESP Introduces New Tomasz “Orion” Wróblewski Signature Bass

ESP launched sixteen new bass models this year including a new signature bass for Behemoth bassist Tomasz “Orion” Wróblewski. The Orion-4 features the company’s GB body shape built with swamp ash in a sandblasted black finish.

Dingwall Announces Limited Edition NG3 Bass

Dingwall Announces Limited Edition NG3 Bass

Dingwall Guitars was on hand at NAMM 2022 to show off a few basses including a new addition to their NG3 series. The new bass comes in a limited edition run featuring a Matte Celestial Blue finish for a retro vibe.

Jackson Unveils New JS Spectra Model Basses

Jackson Unveils New JS Spectra Model Basses

Jackson has expanded their JS Series of Spectra basses with the JS2P, the JS3, and the JS3V. Each of the basses has the Spectra off-set body shape made from poplar.

Reverend Guitars Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Limited Edition Decision P Bass

Reverend Guitars Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Limited Edition Decision P Bass

Reverend Guitars is celebrating 25 years in business by releasing three special anniversary edition instruments including a bass. The 25th Anniversary Decision P expands on their flagship bass design.

Ibanez Introduces New Acoustic Bass Guitar for NAMM

Ibanez Introduces New Acoustic Bass Guitar for NAMM

Ibanez will be exhibiting at the 2022 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California next week, and they’ve unveiled some of the new instruments they’ll be bringing along. That includes a new acoustic bass guitar model named the AEGB24E.

Ernie Ball Music Man Introduces 5-String DarkRay Bass

Ernie Ball Music Man Introduces 5-String DarkRay Bass

After teaming up with Darkglass Electronics to unveil the DarkRay bass last year, Ernie Ball Music Man added a five-string version to the lineup.