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Ampeg PF-50T Tube Bass Amplifier Head REVIEW

Ampeg PF-50T Bass Amplifier Head – $899 PROS: Great tones, excellent for passive basses, perfect for recording. CONS: None. Back in the day, Ampeg’s Portaflex was the ultimate combo; the amp head was hidden in the speaker cabinet, inverted for transport. When it came time to gig, a couple of latches get undone, flip the […]Read More »

The 5 Best Bass Distortion Pedals of All Time

Looking for that little something extra for your band? Wanting a bigger sound? It sounds like it’s time to step up your bass tone! With such a wide array of effects on the market, finding the right sound can be daunting. Below, we’ve broken down the features and uses of the five best bass distortion […]Read More »

MY FAVORITE AXE: Chris Wyse & His Fender Precision Bass

MY FAVORITE AXE with Chris Wyse Chris Wyse is the frontman and bass player in Owl, the rock band whose third album – the propulsive and powerful Things You Can’t See, dropped on July 28th.  Chris is also the bass player for former lead guitarist and founding member of KISS, Ace Frehley, and was the […]Read More »

My Favorite Axe: Music Man Sterling Bass

Dana “Deadly” Forrester rocks her Music Man Sterling Bass with Detroit hard rock band Dead in 5.  The band’s music will be featured in Pro-Wrestlers Vs. Zombies (Troma Films) starring WWE legends Roddy Piper, Kurt Angle and Matt Hardy – set for a Fall 2013 release! MAKE & MODEL 1998 Music Man Sterling Bass WHAT […]Read More »

REVIEW: TC Electronic BG250 Bass Combo with TonePrint

PROS: Über light, great sound, smart phone app for new FX. CONS: None. PRICE: $399 TC Electronic has made a big splash with their TonePrint pedals, and now they’re bringing that sonic flexibility to a bass combo amp.  First off, despite its imposing size, it tips the scale at a mere 35 lbs. The 15″ […]Read More »

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