Review: EWS Tri-Logic Bass Preamp 3 and Bass Mid Control 2 pedals

EWS Tri-Logic Bass Preamp 3

Review: EWS Tri-Logic Bass Preamp 3 and Bass Mid Control 2 pedals… Xotic USA designs and manufactures guitars, basses and several high-end effects pedals for tone connoisseurs. At the winter 2015 NAMM, Xotic’s sister brand, EWS, introduced updated versions for two of their popular pedals, the Tri-Logic Bass Preamp and BMC (Bass Mid Control). The […]

Marcus Miller V7 Bass from Sire Guitars

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Marcus Miller V7 Bass from Sire Guitars… This is more than just a review on a bass. It’s also about getting quality instruments into the hands of players of all ages. Even though we had talked via email for a couple weeks prior, I first officially met Mickey Cho of Sire Guitars outside the Anaheim […]

Ashdown Announces New Retroglide 800 UK Built Bass Head

Ashdown Retroglide 800 UK Built Bass Head

  The Ashdown Retroglide 800 UK Built Bass Head… Ashdown has worked with a number of FUNK Masters over the past 30+ years of making bass amps.  The desire to create an amplifier which meets the requirements for absolute fidelity and clarity, precision tone shaping and masses of power on tap for stunning dynamics, continues […]

Fender Releases US Geddy Lee Jazz Bass

Fender USA GEDDY LEE JAZZ BASS

Fender Releases US Geddy Lee Jazz Bass… Bassists have loved the signature Geddy Lee Jazz Bass® for years. The new U.S.A. Geddy Lee Jazz Bass is a new version that combines the specs and features of Lee?s three favorite basses?two Fender Custom Shop versions of his signature model and the original sleek black ’72 Jazz Bass that […]

Fender Releases Steve Harris Precision Bass

Fender STEVE HARRIS PRECISION BASS-2

Fender Releases Steve Harris Precision Bass… Steve Harris?s galloping fleet-fingered basslines have turbocharged U.K. metal titans Iron Maiden for decades and have made him the most influential metal bassist alive. Harris has stayed true to his battle-hardened Precision Bass® over the years, and his signature Steve Harris Precision Bass now comes in his famously regal gloss White finish […]

All-New Ampeg SCR-DI is the Most Bass-Friendly DI Ever

All-New Ampeg SCR-DI is the Most Bass-Friendly DI Ever

The all-new Ampeg SCR-DI Bass DI with Scrambler™ Overdrive… The first pedal Ampeg has released in years, the SCR-DI combines a classic Ampeg preamp, EQ pedal and overdrive stomp box in a rugged design built to deliver Ampeg tone in any situation. “The SCR-DI is the most bass-friendly DI ever created,” remarks Ampeg Product Manager […]

Seymour Duncan Studio Bass – Studio Grade Bass Compressor Pedal

Seymour Duncan Studio Bass - Studio Grade Bass Compressor Pedal

The Seymour Duncan Studio Bass Compressor is a studio-grade soft-knee bass compressor pedal designed for bassists… …who want to take control of the dynamics of their sound, from a subtle smoothing-out of peaks and valleys to the most squished and pinched extremes and everywhere in between. It’s extremely low noise and has an easy-to-use control format: […]

Q-tuner Releases Q2.0 J-Bass Pickups

Q-tuner Releases Q2.0 J-Bass Pickups

From the makers of the world’s first neodymium guitar and bass pickups, comes a revolutionary J-bass pickup. The Q-tuner q2.0 J-style pickup for 4 string bass is the result of decades of experience in innovative humbucker sidewinder technology. Not only is it designed to be noiseless and powerful, but it’s also engineered to deliver a […]