November 2018



Quick Hit: ValveTrain PowerTrain Studio 20

October 7, 2018
An incredibly simple cabinet that adds glowing tube warmth to your digital setup.
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Quick Hit: Line 6 Powercab 112 Plus

July 24, 2018
A feature-packed powered cab that aims to put some "air" into your digital rig.
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ISP Technologies Introduces the Vector FS8

July 23, 2018
A cabinet that combines a powered guitar cabinet with the Full Spectrum Guitar cabinet/floor monitor.
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Anatomy of an Amp Cab

July 13, 2018
It may not be the sexiest part of your rig, but the speaker enclosure plays a crucial role in the signal chain. Here’s what’s going on inside.
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SNAMM '18 - ValveTrain Amps PowerTrain Studio 20 & PowerTrain Stage 50 Demos

June 30, 2018
Listen to the amp company's new line of tube-powered cabs aimed at players who want to add some analog warmth to their digital setups.
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Hotone Launches Binary Series Effects

June 19, 2018
Each Binary Series pedal features a dual-footswitch design, versatile inputs/outputs and a bright, clear OLED display.
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ValveTrain Introduces the PowerTrain Series

June 5, 2018
A new series of powered monitors designed for modeling amplifiers.
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Line 6 Introduces the Powercab 112 and 112 Plus

April 11, 2018
A pair of powered cabinets that aim to replicate an authentic “amp-in-the-room” look, sound, and feel when paired with any amp modeler, preamp, or amp simulation pedal.
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Bergantino Announces the HG410 Cab

March 1, 2018
The HG410 offers the benefits of a sealed design, a reference tweeter, and a rear-firing woofer.
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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 - Mojotone Hot Quiet Coil P-90, '58 Quiet Coil HSS & Slammins 2x12 Cabinet Demos

February 5, 2018
Updates on classic pickups, plus a new ready-for-speakers cab designed especially for live performance.
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NAMM '18 - HeadRush FRFR-112 Demo

January 28, 2018
A sky-high-headroom 2,000-watt cabinet debut from the team that put Avid’s Eleven Rack—and more—on the floor.
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Aguilar Amplification Announces the SL 212 Bass Cabinet

January 8, 2018
At only 45 lbs., this 4-ohm cabinet handles 500 watts RMS.
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Acoustic Amplification Introduces the B410C 4x10 Cab

November 17, 2017
The cab handles 400 watts through four custom-designed traditional ferrite speakers.
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Bass Bench: Pondering the Cabinet Conundrum

November 14, 2017
Should bassists pay more attention to the humble speaker enclosure?
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Boss Introduces the Katana Cabinet 212

October 27, 2017
The cabinet handles up to 150 watts of power and can be used in a horizontal or vertical configuration.
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Hartke Introduces HyDrive HD Series Bass Cabinets

July 25, 2017
The updated cabinets feature enhanced HyDrive speakers, improved power handling, and optimized cabinet construction.
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DIY: Build Your Own Rotary Speaker!

July 6, 2017
Dig those head-spinning tones? Here’s a step-by-step guide for making your own Leslie-inspired cabinet.
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Friedman Unveils the ASC-12 Powered Monitor

June 19, 2017
A two-way, 500-watt powered monitor designed specifically for guitar amp modelers and profilers.
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Speaker Geeks: Wiring Up a 4x12 Cab

April 19, 2017
When it comes to moving air, it’s hard to beat a 100-watt head driving a full stack. Here’s how to manage the series-parallel wiring at the heart of this classic configuration.
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