Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Product Highlight – Aguilar Tone Hammer 500

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Every bass player is on the hunt for the perfect bass amp. You may luck out and purchase the right amp for your needs right away and you may just have to go through two or three amps before finding the right one. When you want to do a deep search through the best bass amps available, you can count on Bass Central to provide you with a huge array of amps, including boutique bass amps. These options include the exceptional Aguilar Tone Hammer 500. 

This may seem like a small amp, but the moment you turn it on, you’ll be blown away by how it sounds. This amp is known for its even tone that needs very little equalizing and is able to properly rock a room with the right cabs on hand. Features include a fully adjustable drive control, a series effect loop that adds additional gain for a broad range of effects units, and a tuner out for your convenience.  People who have played using this amp for a while have noted that it’s ideal for both live and studio situations. Take a look at this great selection and place an order for a new bass amp from Bass Central today.

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Bass Players You May Not Know – Metal Edition

Bass Central’s recurring blog series on amazing bass players you may not know is back with an entry on some of the hottest metal bass players on the scene. Whether you are into drone metal or are a fan of thrash metal, you should check out the players we have featured in this blog post:

  • Greg Anderson – Although he picks up both the guitar and bass, Greg Anderson has performed bass for a wide variety of some of the most legendary recent metal groups. You can hear him playing bass in Sunn O))), Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, and Goatsnake. Check out Sunn O)))’s collaboration with legendary singer Scott Walker, Soused.
  • Steve Harris – Everyone loves Maiden, but we rarely think of Steve Harris. His definitive gallop style is heard on most Iron Maiden records. If you haven’t heard The Number of the Beast, do yourself a favor and check it out today. It’s one of the most definitive metal albums out there.
  • Colin Edwin – When it comes to progressive metal and rock, Colin Edwin of Porcupine Tree is a great player who performs using both fretted and fretless basses. Check out In Absentia to hear some of their heavier tracks.

Whether you are playing metal or are just a fan of the music, Bass Central is proud to provide you with the best electric bass guitars, amps, and more for your needs. Our business is owned and operated by bass players, so you can feel confident that we’ll provide you with quality selections at prices you can afford.