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Your resource for everything Bass. The Bass Hang brings you into the world of bassists and the equipment they use. Gear reviews, new equipment, and a peak inside the life of both the working bassists and the casual player. The Bass Hang also coordinates music industry "hang-outs" open to the public, where the public and manufacturers can share their equipment and ideas freely in a non-intimidating atmosphere. The Bass Hang helps manufacturers and artists reach a wider audience through modern media. We are also vendors for equipment that has passed Bass Hang standards.

Hanging with Carey Nordstrand Part 2

23 Feb

Hey Bass Hangers!!! Here’s Part 2 of my interview with the very talented Carey Nordstrand!! I’ve also included the audio to a couple of videos we did featuring his different basses and pickups at the end of Part 2 of the interview. Hope you enjoyed this Podcast!! Please visit NordstrandGuitars.com and NordstrandPickups.com for more information […]

Hanging with Carey Nordstrand Part 1

23 Feb

Hey Bass Hangers!!! Here’s Part 1 of my interview with the very talented Carey Nordstrand!! I’ve also included the audio to a couple of videos we did featuring his different basses and pickups at the end of Part 1 of the interview. Hope you enjoy and stay tuned for Part 2!! Please visit NordstrandGuitars.com and […]

Bass Hang Weekly 3 Season 1 Podcast

08 Feb

The Bass Hang Weekly 3-Season 1 Audio Podcast-shot in November of 2013 I had the idea to turn some videos of mine into podcasts. This podcast features 8 episodes of my series called The Weekly 3. All of the videos are posted on TheBassHang.com if you’d like to watch them. Just had an idea to […]

The Bass Hang Podcast Episode 1

03 Feb

The Bass Hang Podcast-Episode 1 This is my first attempt to create a podcast!! I’m really excited about the possibilities of having a podcast and am excited about some of the guests I will be having join me!! In Episode 1 I give a brief history of The Bass Hangs beginnings and also talk to […]

A Designs Ventura and MXL V67 Mic

21 Jan

m4s0n501 For this video I feature the A Designs Venturas Microphone Preamp section. I used an MXL V67 Microphone, micing a Form Factor Audio 1-12 Cabinet and recorded straight to Logic Audio via my Apogee Duet. I used my 1973 Fender Jazz Bass strung up with DR Strings. The first example was with the EQ […]

Nordy vJ5 Alnico 3 Pickups

14 Jan

Carey Nordstrand of Nordstrand Guitars and Pickups swapped out my Alnico 5 pickups for some new Alnico 3 pickups in my 70’s Nordy vJ5. He is debuting them at the 2015 Winter NAMM show and wanted me to try them out in my bass on gigs and on some recordings!! So far they’re awesome!! Super […]

1973 Fender Jazz Bass

02 Jan

Just received this incredible 1973 Fender Jazz bass yesterday. It hadn’t been played in over 25 years. It also has Rotosound strings that are over 25 years old. The only modifications to the bass are a Bad Ass bridge that has been on the bass since the 70’s, and a string tree added between the […]