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Ernie Ball Music Man and Vulfpeck Announce Joe Dart Signature Bass

Ernie Ball Music Man and Vulfpeck Announce Joe Dart Signature Bass

Vulfpeck’s Joe Dart has a new signature bass by Ernie Ball Music Man. The Joe Dart Bass is initially limited to 50 units and will only be on sale during the month of March.

Warwick Introduces Rockbass Idolmaker Bass

Warwick Introduces Rockbass Idolmaker Bass

Last year, Warwick unveiled the bass version of the Framus Idolmaker at the Winter NAMM Show. At this year’s show, they unveiled a version of it for their more affordable Rockbass line.

Fender Previews the Rarities Flame Ash Top Jazz Bass

Fender Previews the Rarities Flame Ash Top Jazz Bass

Among the new releases Fender previewed at the 2019 Winter NAMM Show was the Rarities Series, which they called “an upscale, boutique series of 9 models crafted in Corona, California.” One of those nine instruments is the Rarities Flame Ash Top Jazz Bass.

Skjold Design Guitars Introduces the Greyling Bass

Skjold Design Guitars Introduces the Greyling Bass

Skjold Design Guitars has introduced a new bass model called the Greyling. Shown at the Bass Bash during the 2019 Winter NAMM Show, the bass is described as an old school four-string.

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Brubaker Guitars Introduces JXB-Standard Bass with Interchangeable Preamp System

Brubaker Guitars Introduces JXB-Standard Bass with Interchangeable Preamp System

Brubaker Guitars has unveiled the JXB-Standard, which is a production model of their custom JXB. The bass comes in two combinations: ash body with a maple fingerboard or alder body with a pau ferro fingerboard.

Warwick Adds Sklar Signature Bass to Teambuilt, Rockbass Lines

Warwick Adds Sklar Signature Bass to Teambuilt, Rockbass Lines

Warwick has added the Sklar Bass I Signature to their Teambuilt Artist Series as well as their Rockbass line. Developed with session legend Leland Sklar, the semi-hollow bass is a modified version of their Star Bass.

Charvel Custom Shop Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Retro Model Basses

Charvel Custom Shop Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Retro Model Basses

The Charvel Custom Shop is celebrating 40 years in business by recreating eleven of their custom shop models from the original 1979 catalog offering. The 40th Anniversary Custom Collection includes the San Dimas in Blue Diamond and an XP in Platinum Pink.

Fender Revamps the Duff McKagan Deluxe Precision Bass

Fender Revamps the Duff McKagan Deluxe Precision Bass

Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan and Fender have teamed up once again to refresh the Duff McKagan Deluxe Precision Bass. The instrument is based on the ’80s Jazz Bass Special he used to record the album “Appetite for Destruction.”

G&L Introduces the Fullerton Deluxe Bass Series

G&L Introduces the Fullerton Deluxe Bass Series

G&L Guitars has introduced the Fullerton Deluxe range of basses including two new models. The Fullerton Deluxe JB and Fullerton Deluxe LB-100 are both made in the company’s Fullerton, California shop.

Squier Adds New Bass Models to Classic Vibe Series

Squier Adds New Bass Models to Classic Vibe Series

Fender has refreshed the Squier Classic Vibe Series with several decade-specific models of their flagship instruments. For bassists, that includes the Classic Vibe ’60s Jazz Bass, the Classic Vibe ’60s Precision Bass, the Classic Vibe ’70s Jazz Bass, and the Classic Vibe Bass VI.