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Electric Bass

Schecter Diamond-P Plus Review

September 11, 2015
Despite its vintage look, this reasonably priced import offers staggering punch and impressive playability.
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Ibanez Expands SR500 Bass Series

August 31, 2015
Two new SR500 Series basses designed for the advanced player.
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Kiesel Guitars Announces Icon 2.0 Electric Basses

August 24, 2015
The basses will be available with new features and in 4-, 5-, and 6-string flavors.
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G&L Expands Tribute Series with the MJ-4

July 23, 2015
The bass features Bi-Coil Alnico V pickups and MJ-spec preamp/control system which offer a wider range of single-coil tones, without the hum.
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Guild Expands Bass Offerings with the Chris Hillman Byrd Bass and the Starfire Bass II

July 9, 2015
Both new semi-hollow body bass models throw-back to Guild's Starfire series originally released in the 1960's bringing that vintage vibe to modern players.
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Warwick Unveils the Streamer CV 5

June 30, 2015
Available fretted or fretless, in various natural oil finishes, colored oil finishes, and high polish finishes.
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Willcox Guitars Unveils the Saber Bass

June 15, 2015
The new models will feature the LightWave Optical Pickup system.
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Quick Hit: Kala 5-String SUB U-Bass

June 7, 2015
A 5-string bass whose big sound belies its small size.
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Dream Studios M5 Review

June 1, 2015
Whether you favor passive or active electronics, this bold 5-string has you covered.
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NS Design Unveils the WAV4 Radius Bass

May 20, 2015
A headless bass loaded with EMG pickups.
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Warwick Unveils the German Pro Series

May 5, 2015
The seven basses in the series includes 4-, 5-, and 6-string variations with several different wood options.
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Vintage Vault: 1958 Gibson EB-1

March 22, 2015
Gibson’s first solidbody bass guitar.
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Fender American Standard Jaguar Bass Review

March 11, 2015
The indie-minded 4-string gets upgraded with stellar hardware and extraordinarily flexible electronics.
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NAMM '15 - Warwick LWA 500 Bass Amp & Streamer CV 5-String Demos

February 18, 2015
The German low-end company unveils a new, "smaller" head and offers a classic design in a 5-string configuration.
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PRS SE Kingfisher Review

December 15, 2014
A modern 4-string offering from PRS that serves up the low end without busting the bank.
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Brubaker JXB Standard Review

December 8, 2014
A respected luthier’s take on the classic J-style recipe—with added modern flavor.
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Bass Bench: Tracing the Origins of the Fretless Electric Bass

November 7, 2014
Quick! Who invented the fretless 4-string?
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Electra Phoenix Review

November 4, 2014
A cult brand rises from the ashes with a versatile P-style bass.
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Bass Bench: Introducing the Headless Bass

August 1, 2014
Once in a great while, true innovation rears its head. Or perhaps lack thereof.
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Sandberg Introduces Serpentine Finish and 4-String Low-B Bass Strings

July 29, 2014
The German company celebrates the arrival of their new CNC setup with fresh, updated cosmetic options.
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