Eva Gardner is a first-call bassist who’s held it down for the likes of P!NK, Gwen Stefani, The Mars Volta, Cher, and Telstar. You might say Eva Gardner was born to play bass. Growing up in a rock and roll family, her dad Kim Gardner was bassist for the legendary British Invasion band The Creation, and his Ampeg bass rig is among her earliest recollections. more »
Through it all, Jemmott has relied on Ampeg bass amps, including the legendary B-15 and SVT. So it makes sense that he has become a big fan of a new member of Ampeg’s B-15-inspired Portaflex series: the all-tube, 20 watt, PF-20T bass amplifier. The Portaflex series delivers the styling of vintage Ampeg amps like the B-15 in modern designs for today’s bassists. The PF-20T’s grille cloth, sleek black diamond Tolex, and robust cabinet design are straight from the classic Ampeg amps that have always been crucial to Jemmott’s sound. more »
“Jaco,” Metallica’s Robert Trujillo’s new biopic on the life and legend of Jaco Pastorius, made its world premiere on Sunday, November 22 with a red carpet screening and concert at the Theatre at Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles. The event was sponsored in part by Ampeg, who also provided a host of backline gear for the all-star band’s jam after the screening. more »
July 28th, 2015 – Billboard premiered the new video from influential heavy rock band Clutch entitled “X – Ray Visions” on Wednesday, July 29th at 9:00 pm EST. The video was shot by renowned photographer Dan Winters.
In addition, Sirius XM’s Liquid Metal (Sirius XM channel 40) premiered the audio track of
“X – Ray Visions” throughout their programming from July 29th to July 31st. more »
Top call bassist Tim Lefebvre has joined the Ampeg family as an artist endorser. Lefebvre, a native of Foxboro, Massachusetts, is a busy artist and composer who has made his mark on both coasts and across the globe. He’s a … more »
Acclaimed bassist and Ampeg SVT user Aden Bubeck has added the new BA-115 Bass Combo to his professional tool kit for both upright and electric gigs. With a unique style that includes both upright and electric, bassist Bubeck routinely crosses … more »