Best Preamp for Upright Bass

Preamps are part of an amplification system that serves one particular purpose:  to convert the vibrations of your acoustic upright bass into electric, projected sound that gives you increased volume. With a preamp you can...

Best Upright Bass Pickup for Bluegrass

If you are looking to invest in a pickup for your upright bass, you know that there are a lot of different options out there. But which products and features matter most when you...

Best Bow for Upright Bass

If you are searching for the best bow for upright bass music, you have a lot of variety not just in terms of the size or quality but the design, the structure, the materials...

Mooradian Bass Bag Review: Right for you?

If you have made the investment in an upright bass, you need to make the investment in a case. However, there are a lot of case types, bags, and manufacturers. Each afford you various...

Cecilio Double Bass Review: Right for you?

If you are a beginning musician, or you have one in your family who is just getting started, you know how challenging it can be to find the right instrument. There are many manufacturers...

Corelli Bass Strings Review: A closer look

When you start playing the upright bass you have so many decisions to make in terms of which instrument to choose and which accessories including string. As you start to gain confidence with your...

Best Double Bass Pickup for Jazz

Most players need to amplify their upright bass because it is an acoustic instrument. So, if you are part of a group or ensemble, you need a way to project more efficiently. A pickup...

Best Upright Bass Strings for Bluegrass

If you play the upright bass, or you are looking to start playing the upright Bass, there are a lot of components that go into making the perfect sound. Not only do you need...

Best Upright Bass for Jazz

Choosing the right upright bass can be challenging if you don’t know much about the instrument. But even if you are familiar with stringed instruments, finding the best upright bass for jazz music in...

Best Upright Bass for Bluegrass

If you want the best upright bass for bluegrass music, there is no right or wrong brand or manufacturer. There are, however, some characteristics to the bass and its accessories that will prove helpful.  Think...