February 2019

Articles by Jason Shadrick

NAMM '18 - Aguilar Grape Phaser & SL 212 Demo

February 15, 2018
Get swirly with the latest stompbox from NYC’s bass-gear gurus.
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NAMM '18 - MTD Kingston Super & MTD 530 24 Demos

February 13, 2018
One of the most revered names in bass lutherie walks us through two brand-new models.
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NAMM '18 - Relish Guitars Mary One Demo

February 13, 2018
Sleek design meets futuristic curves in the Swiss company’s newest iteration of their flagship model.
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NAMM '18 - Laney Mini-Laney Demo

February 13, 2018
The British amp builders show off a compact, battery-powered stereo amp that could make your practice time way more fun.
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NAMM '18 - Electro-Harmonix 95000 Looper and Op-Amp Big Muff Demos

February 13, 2018
Loopers rejoice! Mike Matthews’ latest multi-track looper combines advanced features with intuitive design. Also, we get a look at a classic Big Muff that went on to define the sound of alt rock.
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NAMM '18 - Greer Amplification Tomahawk Deluxe Drive Demo

February 8, 2018
Athens’ own Nick Greer demos his latest pedal, which walks the fine line between tweed snarl and Bassman punch.
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NAMM '18 - Fender Rumble Studio 40 Demo

February 8, 2018
Listen to the company’s new line of feature-packed combos aimed at bassists who like to experiment.
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NAMM '18 - Victory Amps Countess V4 Preamp Pedal, V30 Countess MkII & VX100 Super Kraken Demos

February 7, 2018
British circuit guru Martin Kidd debuts a line of preamp pedals and an update to a high-gain monster.
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NAMM '18 - EVH 5150III 50W 6L6 Head Demo

February 6, 2018
Eddie’s latest iteration of his 5150 line includes 6L6 tubes and better handling of individual gain and volume controls.
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NAMM '18 - Blackstar Unity Bass Series

February 6, 2018
After years of requests, the British amp builders release a line of power-packed bass combos.
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NAMM '18 - Spector Legend Classic, Bantam4 & Timbre Jr

February 6, 2018
Watch a demo of three new—and completely different—models from one of bassdom’s most revered names.
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NAMM '18 - Empress Zoia Demo

February 6, 2018
A wickedly cool modular approach to coaxing otherworldly sounds out of your axe.
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NAMM '18 - Eastman T64/V & SB59/v GB

February 6, 2018
The California outfit highlights a P-90-packed hollowbody and a beefy solid body.
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NAMM '18 - Alvarez FYM66HD

February 6, 2018
Thanks to a newly discovered stash of 50-year-old wood, the company’s latest model feature some dynamite Honduran mahogany.
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NAMM '18 - Teisco Fuzz, Delay & Boost

February 6, 2018
Listen to a handful of new stomps that feature ’60s-inspired styling.
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NAMM '18 - Harmony Silhouette, Rebel, Jupiter & Series 6 Amps

February 6, 2018
The revitalized brand is back with a trio of new guitars and amps packed with hip retro vibes.
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NAMM '18 - Heritage Guitars Standard Series & Golden Eagle Custom

February 6, 2018
Kalamazoo’s finest shows off some modern takes on classic designs and an immaculate jazz box.
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NAMM '18 - Line 6 HX Effects

February 6, 2018
Check out the elegant new option that lets you use Helix effects with a traditional amp setup.
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NAMM '18 - Abasi Guitars 2018 Guitar & Bass Prototypes

February 6, 2018
Listen in as Tosin Abasi and luthier Frank Falbo walk through the inspiration and plans for their ergonomic line of guitars and basses.
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NAMM '18 - Way Huge Pork & Pickle Demo

February 3, 2018
Jeorge Tripps' first bass-oriented pedal combines two of his classic guitar effects into one box—with added low-end tweakability.
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