Check out the latest and greatest gear from the first day of the 2014 Summer NAMM show.

Norm Stockton's signature MTD Saratoga bass is a remarkably versatile instrument. Our demo with Norm himself (look for it on YouTube and found Norm exploring everything from punchy Jaco tones to mellow Fender sounds, thanks to the split coil Bartolinis. And the alder body with maple cap and birdseye maple neck are lovely and beautifully put together. A real master stroke from the mind of the legendary Michael Tobias.