Electric Bass

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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Reverend Fellowship Bass Review

July 4, 2014
A sleek take on a time-honored bass design—with some interesting twists.
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Fender Dimension Bass Review

June 22, 2014
The iconic bass manufacturer introduces a new low-end machine.
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Aristides Instruments Introduces 050 Bass

May 28, 2014
The 050 is a semi-monocoque 34” scale electric bass guitar with a 12” radius fretboard, C shaped neck and 1.85” GraphTech nut weighing in at 9.26 lbs.
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Musikmesse '14 - Aguilar AG 4M and OBP 3 Demos

April 11, 2014
Check out the NYC-based company's brand new MM StingRay replacement pickup.
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