AER Amp Three
Germany’s AER (Audio Electric
Research, for those keeping track)
has come out with a 200-watt, 2x10
combo with 3-band semi-parametric
EQ and a built-in compressor. The
Amp Three weighs in at 35 pounds.
All right, wise guy—clip the Snark on your
headstock for a quick tune-up. The QTSN1
also features a tap-tempo metronome.
Short Scale Bass
With its 30w” scale, this little ’birdie
is sure to attract rockers with smaller
wingspans. The fledgling T-Bird features
a mahogany neck and body, 20-fret
rosewood fingerboard, black hardware,
and twin Gibson humbuckers.
Carvin Brian Bromberg
B24 & B25 Basses
Carvin’s new Bromberg signature basses
feature an alder body, ebony fingerboard,
and RAD-J alnico single-coil pickups that
follow the curvature of the fingerboard radius.
Boatloads of custom options are available on
the neck-through Bromberg basses.
Street B24, $1,200; B25, $1,290
TC Electronic RH750
TC Electronic has upped the power quotient in its RH family of bass heads with the
750-watt RH750. The head boasts a built-in tuner and TC’s signature TweeterTone,
SpectraComp, and TubeTone controls.
MTD Kingston Andrew
Gouche Signature Bass
A burl maple top, purpleheart fingerboard,
Bartolini pickups, and a custom purple finish
all adorn MTD’s new signature bass for gospel
great Andrew Gouche.
Street 5-string, $1,990; 6-string, $2,190