Tone in your top pocket… TONE POCKET!

Imagine walking around with a preamp that's also an audio interface for your computer and your phone... Well imagine no further! The Ashdown Tone Pocket bass headphone amp is exactly that. It's amazing how small, yet powerful this device is. There is a three band EQ giving you control over bass, mid range and treble.…Read more Tone in your top pocket… TONE POCKET!

JOCAVI Acoustic Treatment Re-imagined!

Lots more good news for all my home studio, project studio and pro studio friends! More than 26 years in the business of acoustic treatment, JOCAVI has introduced even more cool products to improve the sound of your recordings. The acoustic treatments will help you to record amazing music; everything from tracking drums, guitar, bass,…Read more JOCAVI Acoustic Treatment Re-imagined!

Optima Strings @ NAMM 2019

I don't like changing strings! I find the activity boring and tedious. Having said that, Optima Strings GOLD are the longest lasting strings I have ever used in my twenty-three year career. How will they make money if their strings take so long to die... hahaha! I used the same set of strings for about…Read more Optima Strings @ NAMM 2019

The Cordial Cable Review

Imagine a guitar cable that can clean up your tone. No more hum or buzz! Well imagine no further, because Cordial Cables has now introduced the High Copper cable for musicians at a very competitive price. Listen to how clean my tone is.... wow! Enjoy the video. https://youtu.be/3zNWHjUhl08 Learn even more about Cordial Cables here.…Read more The Cordial Cable Review

The 7 String Bass Archive!

The bass guitar is by far the most modified instrument in the modern era. It all started with the four string bass invented by Paul Tutmarc back in the 1930s, which at the time was revolutionary. Leo Fender made the four string bass the standard in the 1950s and beyond. Of course, the bass evolved…Read more The 7 String Bass Archive!

Tone heaven @ MG Bass Guitars

So many new products from MG Bass Guitars this year. I was only able to check out a few. The new Wave Bird is a red five string bass made with Padauk/Maple and a Birdseye Maple fingerboard. This beauty could easily be the show's favourite. The Desert Buckeye Burl is another fantastic instrument which has…Read more Tone heaven @ MG Bass Guitars

Jazz bass on steriods!

Finding the Holy Grail of bass! I spent some time at Anaconda Basses at NAMM 2019. I had the priviledge of playing the Anaconda Ultra J, "Jazz bass on steriods". All I can say is WOW! Enjoy the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9WiuAx6yH4 Learn more about Anaconda Basses here. Enjoy even more music from Donald Waugh here.

The smartest capo on the planet!

Just when you thought there is no way they could improve on the capo and make it any better, G7th Capo Company went and reimagined the capo with the new Performance 3 ART series. See it for yourself! Enjoy the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPFnZ-Y8X6g Learn more about the G7th Capo here. Go ahead and "FOLLOW" Donald Waugh…Read more The smartest capo on the planet!

Donald @ Ashdown Engineering!

When you find a job that you love, you will never work another day in your life. That's been my experience. I met Mark Gooday, Managing Director/Founder at the Ashdown Engineering booth at NAMM 2019, and he was one of the most passionate and charismatic persons I have met so far. This was quite refreshing.…Read more Donald @ Ashdown Engineering!

Donald on the WAV Radius Bass from NS Design!

It's not very often I play instruments that make me not want to stop playing... the WAV Radius Bass is one of those instruments. The NS Design bass guitars are all very beautifully designed, with a lot of tone options. The thing that stuck out most to me was the piezo pickup system that Ned…Read more Donald on the WAV Radius Bass from NS Design!