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Orange Amplification Celebrate Golden Anniversary


Orange Amplification celebrates its golden anniversary 1968 – 2018: fifty years of dedication to British tone, half a century of pioneering technology and five decades of original thinking. Over the last half-century the company has seized every opportunity to innovate whilst remaining true to its identity, its distinctive sound, striking …

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G&L Introduces CLF Research L-2000 Bass


Fullerton, CA. – February 14, 2018 – In the late 1970s, Clarence Leo Fender was looking forward to launching his new G&L brand featuring his latest innovations including Magnetic Field Design pickups and the Saddle Lock bridge. Leo developed these technologies at his CLF Research company, and production of the …

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G&L Opens Custom Shop


Fullerton, CA. – February 20, 2018 – G&L’s historic factory in Fullerton, California, is legendary for the variety of options available on its instruments. Now, G&L has enhanced and extended its vision through the creation of the new G&L Custom Shop. G&L president, Dave McLaren, explains: “Our customers love the …

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Bob Babbitt 1937-2012

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As we seem to be saying a lot this year, there are no words to describe the loss the bass (and musical) community sustained today. Bob Babbitt, one of the two legendary bass players for the Motown band, The Funk Brothers, passed away yesterday. He had been suffering from complications …

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