NAMM Review 2018

NAMM Review 2018

NAMM 2018 will go down in history as one of our best NAMM experiences in over 20 years attending as Ashdown. This was largely due to having none other than the legend that is Geezer Butler from Black Sabbath come by to do a signing for the launch of the ‘Head of Doom’. This was very much unexpected, as we ask many of our artists every year if th...
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Mike Pockett Test Drives The OriginAL Series

Mike Pockett Test Drives The OriginAL Series

Taking Ashdown back to the Origin of their tone.. Mike Pockett is a UK based professional bass player and tutor. Since graduating from ACM in 2007, Mike has been busy working up and down the UK as a recording artist and session player.  Mike has played in-front of some huge audiences at some of the Europe’s biggest festivals including the main s...
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The (one and only) OriginAL Head

The (one and only) OriginAL Head

This lightweight, portable and stripped back bass amp head takes Ashdown back to the Origin of their Tone. After a trivial name change, Ashdown are pleased to introduce: The OriginAL Head. Ashdown are dedicated to providing bassists with the best possible tone and have pushed the boundaries with innovate creations for two solid decades. With a l...
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RE-LAUNCHED: The OriginAL Valve Pre-DI Pedal

RE-LAUNCHED: The OriginAL Valve Pre-DI Pedal

The OriginAL Valve Pre-DI Pedal is a valve driven pre-amplifier pedal like no other. After a trivial name change, Ashdown are pleased to introduce: The OriginAL Valve Pre-DI Pedal. It’s all about the tone shaping with a preamp pedal. Shaping, sculpting and optimising bass tone before it hits the power stage is something that Ashdown are well ver...
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