Gear

Fretted

The new Gold Foil is a single coil pickup designed to produce a crystal clear top end with bold harmonic overtones and a wide dynamic range. Rubberized ferrite magnet with 44 gauge wire. Single conductor only. Available as singles, 2 piece or 3 piece sets. Nickel, Chrome or Gold covers. Retail price: $180.00 - $190.00.

lollarguitars.com

 

Amps

The new V-4B, built for fans of the original, is also designed for bassists who don’t need the level of power of the original. The V-4B is the same width as the SVT-CL and SVT-VR head and fits securely onto any Classic Series Ampeg cabinet including the all-new SVT-112AV and SVT-212AVA focused addition of modern features includes an integrated DI with ground lift, a -15dB input for active basses and a range of speaker outputs at different impedances. Retail price: $1819.99.

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Accessories

MusicNomad’s HumitarTM uses a special “Humid-I Bar” insert, claimed to hold 2-3 times more water than the competition and has anti drip properties engineered into it, proving more effective than the typical cellulose sponge material. The Humitar is used by placing it between the strings so it may hang down into the sound hole of the guitar safely releasing moisture. 

Read more: MusicNomad’s Humitar

Fretted

The KSM Foundation™ bass bridge utilizes a patented ramp system that creates a bridge resembling one solid piece of metal that has been machined to a players’ individual specifications. The entire system remains adjustable, though.  All moving components lock into position with a clamping position to prevent any from vibrating loose. Its high-grade aircraft aluminum makes this resonant model resistant to corrosion and rust. Includes a “String-Through Body” or “Top Load” design.

ksmguitars.com

Fretted

With an overall weight of just 4.5 pounds including case and an overall length of 22.5 inches, this brief case guitar is designed to fit into all sorts of traveling situations. Built out of spruce, mahogany, and rosewood, the Cupit Travel Guitar comes with a custom fitting case that repels water and a set of back straps and handle for carrying.

Read more: Cupit Travel Guitar

Pro Audio

The JBL 3 Series features two models: the LSR305, 5-inch powered studio monitor; and the LSR308, 8-inch powered studio monitor. Both models offer impressive performance, with the LSR305 boasting a response of 43Hz to 24 kHz and a peak SPL of 108 dB, while the LSR308 features a response of 37Hz to 24 kHz and a peak SPL of 112 dB.

Leveraging new technology developed for JBL’s flagship M2 Master Reference Monitor launched earlier this year, the 3 Series features JBL’s patent-pending Image Control Waveguide. Surrounding the high frequency tweeter, and located directly above the woofer, the waveguide precisely controls the sound emanating from the monitor in the vertical and horizontal planes.

Read more: JBL Professional 3 Series Studio Monitors

Band & Orchestra

The new DV CHI Tenor 9* provides a larger facing and now offers the widest tip opening (.125) in the range. The DV CHI series is designed to produce a darker, less bright tone than the contemporary sound of the JodyJazz DV, but a considerably brighter more modern tone than the JodyJazz DV NY. The baffle/chamber design of the DV CHI allows the player to push more air through the mouthpiece without experiencing any harshness. The DV CHI range is silver-plated.

Read more: JodyJazz 9* Model Tenor Mouthpiece

Pro Audio

The PLAY2GO is a compact unit, but features full-sized sound from its 50 Watts of power, 8” woofer, and 1” silk dome tweeter.  Sound will project upwards of 150 ft. 

The system includes dynamic microphone and features two mic inputs as well as line and RCA inputs.  USB and SD connections are also available on the MP3 player. Each input has a dedicated volume knob. Play2Go tracks wirelessly from a mobile phone or any bluetooth enabled device.  Wireless range between device and the PLAY2GO is approximately 30 feet.

Read more: Gemini Play2Go Portable PA

Band & Orchestra

The P. Mauriat Pro-Contoured case has an outer shell made from high impact ABS polymers, aluminum valances and turn-key style steel latches.  The interior features a medium density foam shell with plush fabric lining.

Read more: P. Mauriat Pro-Contoured Saxophone Cases

Accessories

The Tone Garage Series is comprised of five effects units that feature all-analog circuitry. The Flat 4 Boost, the V8 Distortion, and the Straight 6 Drive all feature a carefully-matched, high voltage VOX 12AX7 tube. The Flat 4 Boost also incorporates a passive Baxandall EQ circuit. The Double Deca Analog Delay features three V3205 Bucket Brigade chips, and the Trike Fuzz octave/fuzz pedal features specially-selected, high-quality diodes. The pedals' all-discrete circuits use no op-amps or ICs (Integrated Circuits), instead using individual transistors, resistors, capacitors, and coils.

Read more: VOX Tone Garage Tube/Analog Pedals

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