Hi, M&M’s Honky Tonk plays Jim Campilongo If you follow me on Facebook or subscribe to my YouTube-Chanel you might already seen the latest Jammin’ video. This time M&M’s Honky Tonk, the duo I have together with guitar wiz Marcus Måttgård aka MarQTwang, plays a great tune by Jim Campilongo called ”Awful, Pretty Awful”. It’s from aFortsätt läsa ”Jammin with my Kala Ubass | 45 M&M’s Honky Tonk goes Jim Campilongo”
Esperanza! Solid body Ubass in a soul setting
Hi, This is just a very short snippet from a rehearsal for a Summer concert I did with keyboardist Peter Burell and singer Josefin Larsson a couple of weeks ago. We covered a lot of different music on that concert including a great song by Kala UBass Artist, Esperanza Spalding. The song is called Precious,Fortsätt läsa ”Esperanza! Solid body Ubass in a soul setting”
New string test coming soon!
Jammin’ video no. 44 | Swedish folk music on solo Ubass!
Hi! Time for another Jammin’ with my Kala Ubass video, no. 44 to be exact 🙂 This time I recorded in a beautiful chapel in Jamtland, Sweden. My great grandfather, Olof Molander, got the inspiration for this chapel while visiting Norway. An architect then drew this beautiful building. I have always loved this chapel.Fortsätt läsa ”Jammin’ video no. 44 | Swedish folk music on solo Ubass!”
Review of the Pyramid Black Nylon Tape on a fretless acoustic/electric Ubass
Hi! I came home from this years Musikmesse (music trade show) in Frankfurt. Germany with strings from the German string manufacturer Pyramid. I had previously heard about their Silver-plated copper-wound strings (on a nylon silk core) but the Black Tape Nylon strings was news to me. I decided to take the black tape nylons forFortsätt läsa ”Review of the Pyramid Black Nylon Tape on a fretless acoustic/electric Ubass”
A new Ubass has arrived!
Hi! I just got a new Ubass! It’s the Bakithi Kumalo signature model of the Kala California solid body series. This is a fretless only model. If you’re interested in a fretted California US made solid body Ubass there are several options too. Please check out the California page at kalabrand.com for more info. TheFortsätt läsa ”A new Ubass has arrived!”
Thank you Kala!
Hi! As I arrived back home from a trip to Stockholm last weekend I got some great news! As you know, or will know now at least, I have been playing Ubass since the Summer of 2010. I didn’t take long after I got my first Ubass, bought at Easy Music Center in Honolulu, HawaiiFortsätt läsa ”Thank you Kala!”
Yay! I’m a Gruvgear Artist!
You can see some info on my updated Endorsements page Check out my video about how I use one of their products the FretWraps on the acoustic/electric UBass #gruvartist #gruvgear
NEW INTERVIEW SERIES! Ubassists of the World – Gunnar Hjorth (Sweden)
Hi! I’m super exited to post the first (of hopefully many) interviews in my new series. This interview can be also be downloaded as a PDF if you want a nice reading experience 🙂 Ubassists of the world! In this series of interviews I will try to find out how and why Ubass has becomeFortsätt läsa ”NEW INTERVIEW SERIES! Ubassists of the World – Gunnar Hjorth (Sweden)”
Visiting a very well-stocked bass store in London – Lots of Ubasses = happy Ubassist :-)
Hi! This time I’m blogging about my visit to London about two weeks ago. I attended a big conference about education and technology – BETT 2014. I managed to take a walk to one of my favorite streets in London, Denmark Street, for a quick visit to the music stores! [The street is sometimes calledFortsätt läsa ”Visiting a very well-stocked bass store in London – Lots of Ubasses = happy Ubassist :-)”