Commodore 64 Electric Bass Guitar Unveiled at Maker Faire

Nerds from the 1980's can now rejoice - as there is now a true "Franken-bass" that takes the idea of bass modification to a whole new level.A self taught computer chip designer by the name of Jeri Ellsworth carved up a "junk" bass guitar and a non-functional Commodore 64 computer - cost: $50. Then she […] ...

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F Bass jumps into Bass Cabinet Market with 2x10H

Wow - is this just me or did F Bass come out of left field with this one?I'm a huge fan of their instruments but didn't ever think that they'd go so far as to build their own cabinets one day.A while back they put out their preamp in a stompbox version which wasn't a […] ...

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Fodera Emperor Deluxe 5 String Bass Video Demo

This is the third video demo from the Ultimate Basses channel on Youtube and is the first 5 string bass - a Fodera Emperor Deluxe 5 string bass at that!One of the first things you'll notice when you look at this bass is that the pickups have wood covers that match the body of the […] ...

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Fodera Monarch Bolt-On 4 String Bass Demo Video

This time Jason Raso gets his hand on a Fodera Monarch four string bass! Here are some of the specs mentioned in the video:Mahogony bodyBolt-on neckKoa/Maple topIndian Rosewood fingerboardEMG P & J pickups.Active/Passive switchJason then starts out by playing the bass with the pickups in the middle position. He then switches over to the P […] ...

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Fodera Richard Bona 5 String Bass Demo Video

It's not every day that you come across a Fodera bass just hanging around in your local music instrument store that you can pick up and start playing - much less a specific model like the Richard Bona 5 string bass.That's why the guys are Ultimate Basses are making these cool bass demo videos to […] ...

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Steve Harris Precision Bass Review Video

I realize that there are a lot of Steve Harris fanatics out there, so I thought that I'd share this cool video that I found. It's by the Bass Whisperer, Ed Friedland and it's called Fender Steve Harris P Bass.In the video, Ed puts the bass through it's paces with a variety of basslines and […] ...

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Bass Guitar - Top 10 Gift Ideas

Great bass guitar gift ideas for Christmas, birthday or anniversary presents - or whenever!Christmas is fast approaching and whether you play bass guitar or know someone who does, Bass Guitar Rocks wants to help you find the perfect gift with these top 10 bass guitar gift ideas. Since most of us are on a budget, […] ...

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Bass Guitar Modifications 101

Feeling a little bored with your instrument? Is there a crack in your pick guard? Do your pick ups bring you down? Before you think about selling your bass, maybe a bass guitar mod is all you need - read on for the Bass Guitar Rocks primer on Bass modifications.A bass modification (or bass mod) […] ...

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