This 34-pound cab, which can handle 350 watts at 8Ω, consists of a neodymium 1x12 in a vented enclosure and four 3" neodymium cone drivers for exceptional musical focus, definition, and dispersion.
Rockboard RBO Power LT XL Battery Station
Liberate your pedalboard from the wall with Warwick’s new rechargeable power station, which uses rechargeable lithium-ion batteries to power pedals for up to 50 hours. The RBO, which comes with five connection cables, a polarity-change adapter cable, and a daisy-chain cable, rocks two 9-volt DC outputs, a battery-charge level indicator, and a USB charger for phones.
35"-scale BEAD 4-string
With its one-piece Honduran mahogany body, bolt-on bocote neck with 20 stainless steel frets, Macassar ebony fretboard, Hipshot bridge and tuners, and Ulyate Handmade B90 pickups, this passive 4-string, tuned BEAD, promises darkness and power in equal spades. Ask about options regarding pickups, control layout, electronics, fretwire, and body wood.
Street Starting at $2,500
Enfield Super Quad Pickups
With its multiple coils, Enfield’s Super Quad pickup gives you more options than ever: With the flick of a switch, you can toggle between split-coil (red LED), single-coil (green LED), or hum-cancelling (blue LED) options.
Street 4-strings, $250; 5-string, $265
Sidecar Germanium Clipping Overdrive
Searching for a germanium clipping overdrive inspired by the sweet sound of old Ibanez Tube Screamers? You’re in luck. In addition to being tuned for bigger bottom than its famous predecessor, the Sidecar boasts a bass-and-treble Baxandall EQ section and an NOS germanium transistor that’ll let your flavor shine through.
Modern bass-cab legends Bergantino get into the amp game with the software-upgradable B|Amp (pronounced “bee-amp”), which boasts a host of hot features, including a 4-band EQ with adjustable frequency range, variable highpass and feedback filters, a programmable chromatic tuner, aux input, headphone jack, DI, and a USB port. The 6.5-pound B|Amp puts out 700 watts at 4Ω and 800 watts at 2Ω.
Kiesel Vader basses
These headless wonders from Carvin offshoot Kiesel feature neck-through-body construction, alder bodies, maple necks with carbon-fiber rods, dual-action trussrods, ebony fingerboards, and the Kiesel locking nut system; they accept standard strings, and they’re available passive or active, with single-coils or humbuckers, and with a whole host of options. The VB4 4-string, VB5 5-string, and VB6 6-string are available 34"-scale or 30" at no extra charge. Highly customizable options.
Street $1,300 (VB4), $1,350 (VB5), $1,400 (VB6)