Bass Guitar Anatomy: Parts of a Bass Guitar

Parts of a Bass Guitar

Knowing what things are actually called is super useful in many situations. Whether you’re learning the lingo of D&D, a specific type of hardcore workout, or a new musical instrument, knowing what to say can make your experience a lot better. Knowing the parts of a bass guitar is a great example of this. You’re … Read more

Why is Bass Guitar Hard to Hear

Why is Bass Guitar Hard to Hear

Whether you’re listening to a song to try and learn the bass line or you’re just looking for more low end in your ears, you might be wondering, “Why is bass guitar hard to hear?” There are plenty of reasons why you might have trouble hearing the lower frequencies in a certain song. We’ll talk … Read more

Why Do Bass Guitars Have 4 Strings?

Why Do Bass Guitars Have 4 Strings

The obvious answer here is, that they don’t. Not always. Bass guitars are found with four, five, and even six strings pretty regularly. A six-string bass guitar is more rare, but they are still quite popular with some musicians in the worlds of jazz and fusion. But, the standard is four. So, if there is … Read more

Mohini Dey: More Than Just the Fastest Bassist Ever

Mohini Dey

You know that feeling when you catch yourself with your jaw hanging open after watching something mind-boggling? That’s often the experience of countless people when they first hear and see bass virtuoso Mohini Dey. Still in the early stages of her career (though she started gigging at age 10!), she has accomplished bass guitar mastery … Read more