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Dean Markley Announces New Signature Series Bass Strings

December 9, 2013
The Signature Series utilizes a nickel-plated steel, slowly wound over a hex core with a unique core-to-wrap ratio.
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StringDog Announces Sonic Hybrid Strings

November 20, 2013
The hybrid gauge offers a nickel wrap over a hexagonal core.
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LaBella Strings Revamps Nylon Tape Wound Series

October 17, 2013
Developed alongside Ron Carter and Attila Zoller, the revamped double bass tape wound strings combine elements from steel and chrome sets.
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La Bella Strings Announces RX Series Bass Strings

September 12, 2013
Wound on a hexagonal core to prevent buzzing and optimal intonation, the Rx Series is crafted with hard-temper wire from American wire mills.
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DR Strings Announces NEON Multi-Color Strings and Partnership With Jamstar

September 9, 2013
DR's new string sets feature a different color for each string. Also, DR Strings and the music education technology platform, Jamstar, have partnered to present a new tool in aiding teachers and beginning guitar students alike.
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Guitar Shop 101: A Player’s Guide to Tuning Keys

August 30, 2013
Upgrading your tuning keys can help you get in tune more easily and stay there. Learn how to choose the correct keys for your guitar.
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Dean Markley Releases New Signature Series Guitar Strings

August 21, 2013
Dean Markley's new Signature Series utilizes a nickel plated steel, slowly wound over a hex core with a unique core-to-wrap ratio.
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DR Strings Announces NEON Hi-Def White Luminescent Strings

June 20, 2013
New luminescent strings from DR Strings.
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Dunlop Now Shipping Heavy Core Bass Strings

April 4, 2013
Dunlop is now shipping their Heavy Core Bass Strings–aimed at players who use drop tunings.
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Rotosound Announce New 8-String Set

February 25, 2013
Rotosound extends their offerings by introducing a new string set aimed at 8-string players.
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La Bella Strings Introduces 760T White Nylon Tape Would Bass Set

January 15, 2013
Unlike the classic 760N set, the 760T White Nylon Tape Wound set is made with a transparent nylon wrapped over stainless steel underlays.
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Ernie Ball Introduces Everlast Acoustic Strings

August 17, 2012
Everlast Acoustic Strings use groundbreaking nanotechnology that repels unwanted moisture and oils.
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Dunlop Pure Nickel and Ukulele Strings Now Shipping

July 24, 2012
Two new string sets from Dunlop.
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Dean Markley Releases the Carl Verheyen Balanced Bridge Helix Electric Strings

July 24, 2012
The new string set features a unique blend of gauges and features the new Helix patent-pending hyper-elliptical windings.
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Steel Strings 101

May 11, 2012
For all the emphasis, time, and money we guitarists put into tonewoods, pickups, amps, tubes, effects, speakers, and even cables, we often spend very little time thinking about the core component without which a guitar simply becomes a collection of wood—strings.
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Ernie Ball Announces the New Cobalt Slinkys and the Everlast Acoustic Strings

January 26, 2012
Coachella, CA (Jan 26, 2012) -- Ernie Ball introduces 2 new guitar strings available January 2012. Ernie ball announced that they will unveil a new patent-pending line of electric
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Elixir Strings Introduces New Stainless Steel and Improved Nickel-Plated Coated Bass Strings

January 20, 2012
The original nickel-plated Elixir Strings for bass, now have improved tone, feel and flexibility.
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La Bella Strings Adds 4 New Electric Bass Guitar Sets to the Super Alloy 52 Series

January 19, 2012
Newburgh, NY (Jan 16, 2012) -- After the success ofh the Super Alloy 52 Series for electric guitar, La Bella Strings is adding four new electric bass guitar sets
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D'Addario Announces the New Nylon Tapewound Strings and XL Pure Nickel Electric Guitar Strings

January 18, 2012
Anaheim, CA (Jan 18, 2012) – D’Addario is introducing new additions to two of its most popular lines, the Nylon Tapewound Bass String line and the XL Pure Nickel
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La Bella Strings Announces the New SuperCoat Shield Set

January 13, 2012
The SuperCoat Shield''s extra layer of protection provides a barrier against the unwanted effects of string corrosion, ensuring a longer string life.
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