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  1. Nov 12, 2013
    Hevos new 400S bass amplifier is an ultra compact amplifier of hxwxd 7x23x20 cm, with a total weight of 2 kgs and a continues power of 400 Watts. The 400S is suitable for both bass guitar and double bass.Thanks to the application of the newest technics the 400S is completely quiet, even at full power. Class-D technics takes care of the absence of heat dissipation, resulting in a very compact design.
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    Risskvov, Denmark, December 3rd 2013 – TC Electronic is announcing the immediate availability of a free TonePrint package centered around Danish musicians called Great Danes. The Great Danes is available immediately and completely free of charge at www.tcelectronic.com/great-danes-toneprints or through the free TonePrint app for iOS and Android.

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  4. Dec 13, 2013
    Looking for your fix of bass goodness? Look no more. The London Bass Guitar Show, sponsored by Bass Guitar Magazine, returns on 1-2 March 2014 with a stellar cast of bass players and exhibitors, upping the ante on the previous years' events by bringing you amazing performances and gear exhibitions from all areas of the bass world. Held at London's prestigious Olympia venue in Kensington, the LBGS offers a huge exhibition area where visitors are encouraged to get their hands on the coolest and...
  5. Jan 14, 2010
    The United States Air Force Heartland of America Band announces a current vacancy for electric/string bass. Salary is between $33 - $36k anually, and includes full medical, dental benefits, 30 days paid vaction/year, college loan repayment up to $10k, and GI Bill for college up to $80k.

    Enlistment age is 17-27 years old.

    For more information, visit www.heartlandofamericaband.af.mil or call 402-294-0501
  6. Dec 13, 2013
    Kala Brand Music Co. and bass legend Bakithi Kumalo have collaborated on a new signature model solid body U-BASS™ that is being manufactured by Kala in the U.S. Bakithi Kumalo is the revered longtime bassist for Paul Simon, who discovered Bakithi while seeking musicians in South Africa for his legendary Graceland album.

    Bakithi, a U-BASS endorsee since 2009, has found the U-BASS to be an extension of his unique and distinctive playing style. The B.K. U-BASS is a 21” scale solid body...
  7. Nov 12, 2013
    For Immediate Release:

    Addressing the desire of modern bassists to utilize the entire range of the fretboard, GHS Strings introduces the Big Core Bass set, providing strings that continue to be articulate up to the 24th fret across all strings.

    A combination of stainless steel and nickel-iron wraps allows for a clear and articulate tone with solid fundamental bass note accuracy. With the addition of a tapered E string, the Big Core Bass set has a consistent sound from string to string,...
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    Kala Brand Music Co. has expanded the Stand Out™ line of instrument display accessories with a new series of wall hangers that are being manufactured and assembled at Kala headquarters in Petaluma CA. Kala’s new Stand Outs are available in two sizes, one that fits ukulele and mandolins and another for guitar and bass instruments, including the U-BASS™.

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