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Subway®D-800™ bass amp fits neatly in a gig bag at 5.5 lbs., a little over 3 inches tall and 10 inches wide while delivering 800 watts of power and multiple tone shaping features. The new Subway Ultra-Lite 1x12 and 1x15 NEO-loaded speaker cabinets were designed to be the perfect compact, lightweight companions to the D-800.
PETALUMA, CA (August 31, 2015) – MESA/Boogie® is excited to announce the addition of the compact SUBWAY® D-800™ Bass Amp and SUBWAY® Ultra-Lite Bass Cabinets to its line of bass products, handcrafted in the company’s Petaluma, California shop.
With portability an essential design objective for the SUBWAY D-800, MESA®’s team understood from the beginning that the ultra compact format would require CLASS D power. Historically known for their world-renowned tube guitar and bass amplifier designs, MESA looked to expand their engineering knowledge base and partnered with amp designer Andy Field on the Subway project. “Andy...
The London Bass Guitar Show is the biggest show in the UK all about the bass guitar, so look no further to get your fix of bass goodness!
Bass players will have the opportunity to observe first-hand the latest products and gear, watch the world’s top players and attend master classes and clinics, all under one roof. Your ticket gives access to everything for the day – there are no hidden costs.
Previous shows have included the likes of John Taylor, Leeland Sklar, Jeff Berlin, Mark King, Gary Willis, TM Stevens, Paul Turner, Marco Mendoza, Yolanda Charles, Doug Wimbish, Neil Murray and Dave Marks, Peter Hook, Igor Saavedra, Wojtek Pilichowski, Guy Pratt, Andy Irvine, Jonas Hellborg, Grog & Die So Fluid, Malcolm Joseph, Andrew Levy, David Ellefson, Jah Wobble, Lee Rocker, Nate Watts and Phil Mulford.
We’re still signing up artists, and will be revealing our first big act very soon!
As always, our exhibition halls will be packed with some of the most exciting gear in the bass...
TC Electronic announces HyperGravity Compressor, the latest addition to their ingenious line of TonePrint pedals.
Based on the MD3 multiband compression algorithm found in System6000, their studio production masterpiece, HyperGravity Compressor is able to produce a plethora of compression tones right out of the box. From super transparent and ultra-musical compression tones normally only found in high-end studio racks, to the classic squash and squeeze of yesteryears compressor stompboxes, it's all there and then some!
- Studio-Quality Multiband Compressor
- Vintage mode for classic stompbox compression
- TonePrint enabled - for a world of signature and customizable effects
- Compact design
- True Bypass
Rockready is pleased to announce that Rotosound will distribute Rockready products exclusively in the UK. The announcement was made just this week but the two companies have been working together since March to bring Rockready to the UK. Rotosound has just received it's first shipment of Rockready Volo gig bags and has started fulfilling orders to UK music shops.
An exciting weekend in London and the London Bass Show in March gave the bass players of London and the surrounding area the first look at the Rockready Volo gig bag. The local players and dealers in attendance received the bag well and prompted Jason How to remark, "It's a quality bag and will fill a niche in the UK market, plus Rockready, what a great name!"
The Rockready line – designed by musicians for musicians – looks to innovate some everyday tools essential to musicians. The Volo gig bag solves many issues with some simple and elegant solutions. There's a dedicated phone pocket that's easy to reach, a clip to...