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byPublished on 08-11-2011 07:00 PM Number of Views: 373
Though this gadget has been out for a few years now, this is the first time I have heard of or seen it. It's called the N-TUNE guitar and bass tuner. You mount it on your volume knob and use it for fast on-the-fly tuning.
byPublished on 08-09-2011 05:00 PM Number of Views: 285
I had a chance to hear the Boss ODB-3 Bass Overdrive pedal at the music store the other day. I had no chance to record the demo, but this powerful, nasty little device really caught my eye...and ear.
byPublished on 08-06-2011 04:20 PM Number of Views: 656
They're in! A limited number of First Edition TMBG "Saving the World from Mediocrity!" T-shirts are available (TMBG Owners Only, Sorry!) $20 U.S. + shipping and handling. ...
byPublished on 08-04-2011 04:00 PM Number of Views: 902
If you're a fan of Brian May, you're familiar with his famous "Brian May Special."
Now, Brian and the craftsmen at House Music have designed the bass version of this instrument, in the same "Antique Cherry" finish.
Introducing the Brian May Bass.
byPublished on 08-02-2011 04:00 PM Number of Views: 394
Cirrus™ 4 Bolt-On
The Cirrus series achieved mythic status among professional bassists soon after the first models hit the streets. With its exotic body woods, expert USA craftsmanship, active electronics and smooth, natural design, this is one of the most coveted bass guitars ever made. These new bolt-on models were designed to make the Cirrus sound and feel accessible to conventional players.
byPublished on 07-29-2011 07:00 PM Number of Views: 674
Klas Magnus Rosén is a Swedish musician, born 1963 in Gothenburg, and is best known for being the bassist of the Swedish band HammerFall during the years 1997-2007.
Magnus Rosén started to play bass when he was 15 years old. When he had played bass for three years he went on his first tour with the band Kung Sune. After the tour he moved to Los Angeles, there he played in many bands, like Billionaires Boys Club where future Hammerfall-bandmate Anders Johansson played drums. He became a member of ...
byPublished on 07-26-2011 02:00 PM Number of Views: 246
...and yet he finds time to type up these updates. Thanks, Lane! We appreciate your posts very much!
Tour Update – July 17, 2011
Published July 17, 2011 | By Lane on Bass
Welcome back, y’all, to the show that never ends. And, evidently, the show that’s always behind! (smile) We’ve been running at full speed for so long that it’s been impossible to stay on track with updates. But, in truth, that’s a good thing! So… let me bring you up to speed:
byPublished on 07-25-2011 04:00 PM Number of Views: 546
This new mini bass amp from VOX is such a hot ticket right now that almost every store is out of stock. A new supply is expected to be shipped toward the end of July, but with these things flying off the shelves, it may be awhile until you can snag one for yourself.
byPublished on 07-23-2011 02:30 PM Number of Views: 251
THE musical event of NAMM week in Nashville was Friday nights' "Thunder Row Bass Bash," at the legendary Douglas Corner Cafe for which our own Roy Vogt played host to some of the most remarkable bass talent ever collected on one stage. We'll be posting video clips of this thunderous event in the next few days. Amazing stuff!