Gear

AC Guitars announce new range of woods

AC Guitars is very pleased to announce the introduction of the ART tops and fingerboards. The ART woods (Acrylic Resin Treated) will be available in the Über Series of basses and represent the ongoing partnership between AC Guitars and Gallery Hardwoods. This

Posted in Gear

Brand new Yamaha TRBX range coming!

Fingers at the ready. We played all three of Yamaha’s new basses, from the budget sub-£200 version to the midlevel bass with five-position preset EQ and the top-of-the-range TRBX. Look out for a review in Bass Guitar Magazine shortly…

Posted in Gear, News

Michael Anthony’s new axe…

  We saw this amazing signature Yamaha BB at NAMM — and even better, the original, practically smashed-to-pieces BB with which MA made his name back in the early Van Halen days. If these basses could only talk, as the

Posted in Artists, Gear, News

New Sandberg bass!

Reggie Worthy’s ‘Bullet Reggie Worthy’ bass is the result of long tests and discussions, grilled steaks and cold beer, the company tell us. Based on Sandberg’s regular Bullet Bass, the luthiers have incorporated a deeper cutaway that provides a more

Posted in Gear, News

BGM at NAMM!

We’re at the world’s biggest gear event: expect a full report in our next issue. Meanwhile, feast your eyes on these amazing Mayones basses! Can we fit them in our hand luggage…?  

Posted in Business, Gear, News, Products

Pedulla Rapture RBJ-2

130508 Bass Mag Pedulla RBJ2-003

The mighty Pedulla returns. Ian Glasper feels the quality

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Gear

Skjold SS6

Skjold’s SS6 looks like a Klingon battle cruiser, but will the sound be otherworldly? Sam Wise finds out

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Gear

Steinberger Spirit XT-2

130508 Bass Mag Steinberger Spirit -002

Cricket season already? Ian Glasper steps up to the crease with an ergonomic design classic

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Gear

EHX and Darkglass Effects

big muff

Joel McIver gets his size 10 Doc Marten ready to stomp on two luxurious effects pedals – one classic and one new

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Gear

Vintage Violin Bass WB4SB

IMG_3504

Fancy some retro chic? Ian Glasper takes a gander at a Macca-style violin bass

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Gear
Email Newsletter
Please take a few moments to register for our free e-mail newsletter to get all the latest bassnews and gig information delivered straight to your inbox




Follow Us!