Jump to content

Toggle this category "The Local" - led by icastle, Gust0o & charic

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

FAQ and Rules

The rules. Read them now and avoid problems later.

  • 4 topics
  • 0 replies


This is the place to say hi, tell us a bit about the gear you have, the kind of music you play and how long you've been playing for.

  • 3,747 topics
  • 27,832 replies

General Discussion

If its bass or music related and doesn't fit one of the other more specific forums, then put it here.

  • 19,537 topics
  • 438,009 replies


  1. London Bass Guitar Show 2015

For Big Bass Bashes, Medium Bass Bashes & little meet-ups - Now get socialising!

  • 265 topics
  • 14,401 replies

Site News

  1. Scammer's Corner,
  2. Basschat Members Survey Dec 2013 - results

The latest news from the Basschat admins!

  • 122 topics
  • 4,699 replies

Toggle this category Gear - led by wateroftyne & Sibob

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Bass Guitars

  1. Lefties!,
  2. Bass Japan!

Just for bass guitar posts.

  • 12,537 topics
  • 210,980 replies

EUB and Double Basses

This ones for classical musos, jazz cats and anyone who just likes a longer scale in life. Nice!

  • 2,460 topics
  • 25,127 replies

Amps and Cabs

For posts about backline or monitoring.

  • 9,283 topics
  • 128,450 replies


For posts about signal processing and effects.

  • 4,522 topics
  • 54,745 replies

Other Instruments

Drummists, Bell ringists, cellists, funky accordion players getting nasty down on the one - chat about the bass guitar's lesser counterparts here. For guitars, have a look here for Guitarchat: http://basschat.co.uk/forum/96-guitarchat-led-by-kiwi/

  • 185 topics
  • 2,230 replies

Accessories and Misc

Post here for anything on straps, cases, strings, leads/cables etc.

  • 3,475 topics
  • 30,922 replies

Repairs and Technical

If you have a problem with your gear or want to bounce some ideas off people, give a shout out here.

  • 6,655 topics
  • 48,523 replies

Toggle this category Performance - led by Bilbo & mcgraham

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


  1. Share Your Music

If you've been busy in the studio or with a video camera, share it with everyone here! Alternatiely if you need help with using something like ProTools or plug ins, someone might be able to help!

  • 3,553 topics
  • 27,332 replies


  1. Live photos & videos

Big holla out fo' yo players who are puttin' out and getting up there in front of a live audience! Time to git out of da bedroom ppl!

  • 3,341 topics
  • 10,929 replies

Musicians Wanted

  1. Bassists Wanted,
  2. Bassists Available,
  3. Other Musicians - Wanted & Available

Find musicians to jam with, even drummers!

  • 2,417 topics
  • 6,063 replies

Theory and Technique

  1. Books & DVD's

For those who like to push the boundaries a bit.

  • 2,080 topics
  • 18,658 replies

Groove Library

  1. Rock,
  2. Funky,
  3. Jazz - Nice!,
  4. Blues,
  5. Chillsome,
  6. How do I .....................?

Test phase version 2 - categories and clips added. Come in and discuss what you want to see and please add some clips if you can!

  • 173 topics
  • 689 replies

Toggle this category Basschat Market Place - led by Rich & MB1

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Basses For Sale

The best place in Europe for flogging basses!

  • 21,198 topics
  • 241,972 replies

Left-Handed Basses For Sale

Left Wing bassists Ghetto.

  • 63 topics
  • 375 replies

Amps and Cabs For Sale

Speakers, amplifiers, heads, power amps - find them here.

  • 14,345 topics
  • 102,112 replies

EUB and Double Basses For Sale

Prefer to hold your bass vertically? Get your kicks here.

  • 1,144 topics
  • 5,362 replies

Effects For Sale

Insert funny noises here.

  • 8,485 topics
  • 38,005 replies

Other Musically Related Items For Sale

Anything musically related; see FAQ for details.

  • 14,549 topics
  • 56,897 replies

Items Wanted

Specially deodorised forum for releasing your pent up G.A.S.

  • 21,530 topics
  • 49,185 replies


  1. Completed Items

Lumber another Basschatter with your unwanted stuff. No selling, please!

  • 1,121 topics
  • 5,227 replies


Bit like the ebay thing, only umm, different.

  • 4,399 topics
  • 27,203 replies

Tutors Available

Want to improoove your grooove?

  • 479 topics
  • 1,351 replies

Toggle this category Guitarchat - led by Kiwi

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


For anything about guitars...funnily enough.

  • 211 topics
  • 3,191 replies

Guitar amplifiers

This forum is for any discussion about guitar amplifiers and the voodoo that they do.

  • 40 topics
  • 743 replies

Guitar effects

For anything to do with signal processing...delays, compression, distortion, etc.

  • 20 topics
  • 261 replies

Guitar accessories

For discussions on picks, strings n things.

  • 29 topics
  • 311 replies

Recent Status Updates

  • bartelby's Photo
      27 Feb

    Scored myself a free bass. It's only a Marlin Slammer, but I've been looking out for a cheap bass to bugger about with...

    Show comments (4)
  • smaz's Photo
      27 Feb

    NCD! Walked into work & my new Barefacted TWO10 was sat there waiting for me!

    Show comments (3)
View All Updates


Find us on Facebook

  • 2,553,719 Total Posts
  • 31,924 Total Members
  • unicorn1234 Newest Member
  • 8,403 Most Online

355 users are online (in the past 15 minutes)

136 members, 207 guests, 12 anonymous users   (See full list)

Ploppy, 4 candles, howdenspur, Freddie75, tournesol74, Josh, timmo, Pestie, andy159, tonyquipment, drTStingray, james, TBString58, mxm, Sara SG, SICbass, mr zed, Sumatra, Wil, ikay, friz, jon_kemo, yorick, 2 left thumbs, lurksalot, azumi, Mikkel-S, SlapbassSteve, Romeo2, petetexas, SolomonHelsing, ras52, SpaceChick, fendurt, Highfox, Froggy, BILL POSTERS, onehappybunny, BassBod, Wooks79, silverfoxnik, jdel, bassjim, PauBass, barnsie, Oopsdabassist, spongebob, oggiesnr, rogerwilliamsen, Aero71, Cairobill, WAYNESWORLD, bartelby, allighatt0r, tickbite, Thunderbird, BassAgent, KevB, itsmedunc, bigash, interpol52, yondergo, steelman, Johngh, Jay Jacket, castlemaine22, theshape101, markbass555, grahamd, stubass, barkin, jeid, lynxus69, peteb, rushbo, geoffbyrne, VedranPU, Mooser32, EliasMooseblaster, bassbiscuits, Septic, Subbeh, Zenitram, Rik (ESA), pbat, stinson, Bo0tsy, Noisyjon, solo4652, 1970, Thor, EBS_freak, Tomash, mSz, bigmuff69, oscarmanillar, MattM, leroydiamond, wingnutkj, vinceontneone, ovialexm1, TimR, JapanAxe, PaulWarning, bipbip62, steantval, kipperwig, Fleabay85, DarkHeart, claude, wombatboter, john_oprey, bobbass4k, KingBollock, hatnobobble, bassist_lewis, chrismuzz, christhammer666, Basszilla, anaxcrosswords, Bearfist, molan, Robbass, ozzy138, ambient, Mattpt85, dood, spencer.b, Muri, desmondpot, TolerancEJ, Paul S, Leonard Smalls, Thornybank, tomuks79, theCOO