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By Sebastián Chacana Feb 19. 2018

Bass Gear Magazine honored our latest pedal. More than 7,000 brands were present for 2018’s NAMM Show in California and, once again, Darkglass took over the event with the release of the Alpha·Omega Ultra. The super-versatile bass pre-amplifier was the star of this year’s show as we revealed its characteristics: Two distortion circuits, high dynamic...

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By Sebastián Chacana Jan 19. 2018

After 36 years in the business, Dave explains the keys to a long-standing career. Between his work with the Jools Holland band, recording sessions, clinics, touring and being a first-time dad, Dave Swift has found a time-gap to answer our questions. “I’m working almost every day this month” he explains, “so still little or no...

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By Sebastián Chacana Jan 16. 2018

“Music is a lifestyle that makes you grow as a person and as a professional” “When you’re abroad playing with musicians from different cultures, you learn a lot” says Poliana Magalhães about her musical journey, one that has taken her from her native Brazil to Europe and the USA. A bass player from age 12,...

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By Sebastián Chacana Jan 09. 2018

“A lot of the overdrive you hear on Blackstar is generated from the Vintage Deluxe” “My dad decided I was a bass player when I was in like 6th grade” says bass player and producer Tim Lefebvre about his beginnings in Massachusetts. Back then, listening to the music of Miles Davis, John Coltrane and all...

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By Sebastián Chacana Jan 04. 2018

“The discussion about sexual misconduct in show business was long overdue” The bass rocker talks about a transcendental year for women’s rights. Emma Anzai from Sick Puppies has been busy lately: “Dressed up as life” -her 2007 album with the Australian band- turned 10 years old, and they played 3 sold-out shows to commemorate it....

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