In this series of interviews I will try to find out how and why Ubass has become a new tool for different musicians around the world to express their Music! For a even nicer reading experience please consider my PDF version of this interview! Interview 2 Peter Laustsen (Norway) For my second interview I lookFortsätt läsa ”NEW INTERVIEW! Ubassists of the world – Peter Laustsen (Norway)”
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 :-)”
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)
Strap button on a Kala Acoustic UBass
Hi! Disclaimer! Installing a strap button on a Kala acoustic UBass is best left to a professional luthier or guitar tech! If you decide to do it yourself be very careful. You must drill a guide hole first to ensure that the wood won’t chip or crack. If you have any doubts DO NOT tryFortsätt läsa ”Strap button on a Kala Acoustic UBass”
Jammin’ with my Kala UBass feat. jazz pianist Lars Jansson!
Hi! A while back I had the pleasure of spending some time with a great musician and super nice human being, Lars Jansson. He is considered one of the best jazz pianists in Sweden and has released a lot of albums through the years, toured all over the world with different jazz projects often inFortsätt läsa ”Jammin’ with my Kala UBass feat. jazz pianist Lars Jansson!”
Q and A! How to choose the right UBass model for you!
Hi! I get a lot questions about what model to choose when thinking of buying that first Ubass! I have blogged about these questions before. See these earlier posts from 2011 | Post 1 | Post 2 Some time have passed since I wrote those posts and I have been playing more fretted Ubass (KalaFortsätt läsa ”Q and A! How to choose the right UBass model for you!”
A new song lesson is in the making…
I’m working on a new UBass song lesson! It’s a song that I’ve been playing a couple of times the last few years. Most recently it was a couple of weeks ago. You can read about it in my last post. Probably one of the most recognizable songs by Kenneth and Ted Gärdestad. It wasFortsätt läsa ”A new song lesson is in the making…”