Merry UBass Christmas to everyone!

Since I live in Sweden and we celebrate Christmas Eve, here is a little greeting from (and I’m sad to say) a snowless Sweden… We are used to have snow on Christmas Eve but this year I hear rain against the roof as I’m writing this 😦 BUT we can still get together and celebrate.Fortsätt läsa ”Merry UBass Christmas to everyone!”

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Playubass mentioned in a new ‘info sheet’ from Kala regarding the original U-Bass!

I’m happy to share this ‘news sheet’ from Kala. It’s about the 35 model strong original UBass! I have been playing Ubass since 2010 and it still amazes me how great these instrument are and how much they have inspired me. Finding a new tool to express my Music after playing bass for 30+ yearsFortsätt läsa ”Playubass mentioned in a new ‘info sheet’ from Kala regarding the original U-Bass!”

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Bakithi Kumalo U-BASS workshop at Sweetwater Sound!

Bakithi Kumalo signature U-bass NEWS FLASH! Bakithi Kumalo will be giving a U-BASS workshop at Sweetwater Sound tonight and it is being broadcast live! Date and time: Tue Nov 19, 2013 7:00pm EST Tune in HERE! Please check it out, I sure will! 🙂

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Kala @ Bass Player Live 2013 – video

A short movie from this years BP – live at SIR Studios in Los Angeles. Wish I could have been there…maybe next year 🙂 IN THE VIDEO: Kala founder Mike Upton talks about a new US made acoustic Ubass. This sounds VERY interesting! Can hardly wait! UPDATE 13.11.18 (10pm local swedish time)

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Kala at Bass Player Live 2013!

Hi! If you’re close to Los Angeles November 9-10 (sure wish I was!) don’t miss out on the great event Bass Player Live 2013! Just got this info from Kala: ”We will have a booth again at Bass Player Live. Bakithi will be there showing off his new signature model.” Hope I can go nextFortsätt läsa ”Kala at Bass Player Live 2013!”

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New polls! What type of UBass(es) do you play and where do you live?

Hi there everyone – long time no see! I’m still here 🙂 I’ve had a lot going on and haven’t been able to work on playubass.com as much as I should 🙂 In the pic above you can see a new photo of the country duo – M&M’s Honky Tonk featuring my friend Marcus MåttgårdFortsätt läsa ”New polls! What type of UBass(es) do you play and where do you live?”

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A quick Q for U: What strings do you use on your Ubass?

  Hi! Time for a quick question – as a poll! What kind of strings is on your Ubass today? Black Pahoehoe (the original strings), Rumblers (grey), Aquila Thundergut (white), Pyramid’s…or something else? You can find all these strings on the Kala homepage. Here! You can also see all the current Ubass models here! PleaseFortsätt läsa ”A quick Q for U: What strings do you use on your Ubass?”

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New exotic top instruments available!

Hi! As a pround owner of, what I believe, the first run of exotic top versions of the solid body California model I’m happy to tell you about seven new instruments that Kala custom shop just finished. These are available now and with free International shipping! Want to hear how a fretted 5-string sounds? PleaseFortsätt läsa ”New exotic top instruments available!”

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Review/Test Report: The RMI Basswitch IQ DI – my new preamp/EQ/DI/A-B switch…

Hi! UPDATE [5.14.18] Link to impedance setting video! I’m exited to share some info about my latest Ubass (and for any other bass) tool – The amazing Ruppert Musical Instruments (RMI) Basswitch! I met Jacques Ruppert at this years Musikmesse in Frankfurt. (More about my visit there here). We talked about his take on aFortsätt läsa ”Review/Test Report: The RMI Basswitch IQ DI – my new preamp/EQ/DI/A-B switch…”

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