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Electric Bass


La Bella Olinto PJ Review

November 23, 2015
A handcrafted P/J-style bass that nods to both past and present.
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Kiesel Guitars Announces Vader Series Headless Basses

November 9, 2015
Radiused single-coil pickups and active electronics are among the many custom shop options.
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Fodera Unveils the Emperor II Hybrid and Tony Grey Signature Monarch 6

November 4, 2015
The Emperor II Hybrid features a reduced body size and scale length and a custom 3-band EQ.
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Dean Zelinsky Guitars Mule Bass Review

October 19, 2015
A unique new take on the J-bass formula.
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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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