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Grez Guitars Introduces the Mendocino Short Scale Bass

Grez Guitars Introduces the Mendocino Short Scale Bass

Grez Guitars has unveiled a new bass model called the Mendocino Short Scale Bass. The instrument is a compact, lightweight semi-hollowbody design that takes its cues from a vintage four-string.

G&L Introduces the CLF Research L-1000 Series 750 Bass

G&L Introduces the CLF Research L-1000 Series 750 Bass

G&L has launched a new L-1000 model with the Series 750 version. The new instrument is a five-string with 19 millimeter (aka .750 inches) string spacing at the bridge.

Fodera Introduces the Mini MB Presentation Bass

Fodera Introduces the Mini MB Presentation Bass

Fodera has unveiled a new bass that they call a “futuristic new model” with cutting-edge innovations. The Mini MB Presentation Bass is a collaborative effort between Mike Bendy, Vinny Fodera, Joey Lauricella, and the whole Fodera Team.

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Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils Joe Dart II Bass

Ernie Ball Music Man Unveils Joe Dart II Bass

Vulfpeck fans with keen eyes may have noticed that Joe Dart was sporting a new bass in the latest Fearless Flyers videos. Now Ernie Ball Music Man has revealed the instrument to be the Joe Dart II, which adds to the company’s line of artist basses.

FM Guitars Unveils Classic Series Basses

FM Guitars Unveils Classic Series Basses

FM Guitars has expanded their dual-fretboard line of basses with the Classic models, which put their innovative tapping-centric design into a more traditional format. The Classic Basses come in 8- and 10-string versions.

Gibson Launches Gene Simmons G2 Thunderbird Bass

Gibson Launches Gene Simmons G2 Thunderbird Bass

Last year, Gibson and Gene Simmons announced a partnership for the G² line of instruments across the Gibson, Epiphone, and Kramer. Now the fruits of their labor are being realized in the first product from the line with the G² Thunderbird Bass.

Harley Benton Launches JJ Basses

Harley Benton Launches JJ Basses

Harley Benton has unveiled a new set of basses with the JJ Series. The four-string JJ-450P and five-string JJ-550P each come in four finishes: blue, natural, white, and sunburst.

Ernie Ball Music Man Now Offering John Myung Signature Bass in Platinum Silver

Ernie Ball Music Man Now Offering John Myung Signature Bass in Platinum Silver

Ernie Ball Music Man unveiled a signature bass for Dream Theater’s John Myung back in 2020, and now they’re updating it with a new finish. The John Myung Bongo 6 HH now comes in a Platinum Silver color palette to complement the original black finish.

Kiesel Guitars Introduces the Modern J-Bass

Kiesel Guitars Introduces the Modern J-Bass

Kiesel has updated their JB bass lineup with the MJ, aka Modern J-Bass. The new take removes the pickguard to fully display each bass’s top woods.

Spector Unveils NS Pulse II Basses

Spector Unveils NS Pulse II Basses

Spector has launched a new set of basses in its NS Pulse series with the NS Pulse II. The four- and five-string basses now have three new matte finishes, while the new six-string model comes in Black Stain.

Ernie Ball Music Man Announces Ball Family Reserve Short Scale StingRay 4 Bombshell Bass

Ernie Ball Music Man Announces Ball Family Reserve Short Scale StingRay 4 Bombshell Bass

Ernie Ball Music Man’s seasonal Ball Family Reserve instruments have been unveiled for spring 2022 including a limited-edition bass. The BFR Short Scale StingRay 4 Bombshell is limited to 105 pieces worldwide.

Fodera Unveils Limited Edition 2022 Anniversary Bass

Fodera Unveils Limited Edition 2022 Anniversary Bass

Each year, Fodera celebrates their anniversary with a limited edition model. The company is fêting their 39th year in business with a limited spec Bubinga Emperor 5 Deluxe Bass.