Ashdown Pibass -240 and Mi 12 Speaker Review - π = 240 WattsWritten test
Ashdown Engineering's PiBass head is the signature model of Polish bass legend Wojtek Pilichowski. I tested it along with the Mi12, a cabinet featuring a 12" speaker. The two products combine to make…
TC Electronic BG250-210 Bass Combo Review - Please Turn on Your Cell Phones!Written test
Yesterday I downloaded the free version of a mobile application that makes cats fly!
Tech 21 VT Bass DI Review - A New Bass Pedal in TownWritten test
The VT Bass DI offers vintage tone and lots of handy features. How does it compare to Tech 21's other VT Bass products?
EBS Classic Session 120, Ibanez Promethean P3115 and Pe… - Only One Can SurviveWritten test
Imagine for a moment that a fellow dressed as the mailman shows up at your door when you are about to start playing your favorite instrument: "Ding-dong! It's the mailman! I've got a parcel for you!,…
Fender Bassman Pro 100T Amplifier Head Review - Heavy WeightWritten test
Tubes are the El Dorado for all people who think that bass amps were better before. Nostalgics can take their bell-bottoms out of the closet and grow their hair long because all-tube technology is ba…
Fender Bronco Bass Combo Review - RodeoWritten test
Do you feel like a cowboy? Do you like the smell of ponies and old leather? Do you like riding on a weird mount and sweltering under an old stinking hat?
Eden Electronics WTX-500 Amplifier Head and EX110 Speak… - Care For Your GardenWritten test
When I was starting out as a bass player I didn't dream about the ideal amp. Of course, I fantasized about bass guitars but I can't remember being excited by a great combo or a bulky stack. For me, a…
Roland CB120XL Cube Bass Review - Roland's SongWritten test
If Ikutaro Kakehashi named his company with this typical European name, it wasn't to honor the famous traditional song of heroic deeds. Since its inception the company has been committed to export, a…
Tech 21 Characters Series VT Bass Deluxe Review - At Your Beck and Call...Written test
Following the Red Ripper, let's check out the new VT Bass version released by Tech 21. The unit is a preamp in stompbox format. It simulates the sound of the legendary SVT amps from a manufacturer wh…
TC Electronic BH500 and BC210 Review - Red Peril in DenmarkWritten test
Ever since the futuristic RH450 came out (directly from a Georges Lucas film), the viking manufacturer has kept on developing products for bass players.
Fender Rumble 150 Review - Power on CastersWritten test
I got a bit nostalgic when I wrote this review. I was 16 when my first amp was waiting for me under the Christmas tree. Not a 15-watt amp but a big one. To play in a band, do live gigs and be cheere…
SWR HeadLite Amplifier Head & Amplite Amplifier Review - Light Headed But Fully PackedWritten test
On today's menu, to get rid of the cold and warm up, we have a light but nourishing pair of SWR class-D heads (an amp/preamp combo and a power amplifier).
Bassman TV Twelve Review - Fender Bassman TV : Old-School AmpWritten test
The 50's saw the birth of the first electric bass guitars by Leo Fender with the famous Precision Bass model. Inevitably, the first Bassman amps with their tweed covering quickly appeared on the mark…
TC Electronic RebelHead450 review - Rebel RebelWritten test
Well-known for its studio and guitar digital effects, TC Electronic enters the bass market with the RebelHead450, a 450-watt amplifier head with speaker cabinet.