This is a recent customer build that we wanted to share. It’s a 4-string Will Lee with a master grade burl top, swamp ash body, and a maple neck with pearl blocks and black hardware. Click on the photos below for a slide show. To order your own custom Sadowsky instrument, please contact Carl@Sadowsky.com. For…

Read More

It’s 5/24, the worldwide holiday that honors the 5-string/24-fret bass! To celebrate, we talked to Roger Sadowsky about our history with the 5-string bass and how our models have evolved over the years. Below the video, see all of our currently available 5/24 basses as well as the rest of our 5-string bass stock.  Also,…

Read More

With the release of the newly re-engineered Sadowsky Blue Label Flatwound Bass Strings, we thought that it was time to put together a quick and easy guide to restringing your bass. Whether you’ve changed thousands of sets of strings or are just getting started, this guide (and video) will have you doing it like the pros…

Read More

Let Us Help You to Choose the Right Bass String With the introduction of our new Blue Label Flatwound strings, we thought that it was time to put together a quick guide to the Sadowsky family of bass strings. Check out the descriptions below to see what bass strings are right for you, but feel…

Read More

Ever wanted more insight into the role that tonewoods play in your instrument? See what Roger Sadowsky has to say in this article that he wrote for the Summer 2016 Issue of Guitarmaker Magazine on how wood choices affect sound in electric guitars, basses, and other amplified stringed instruments. Visit our the press section of our website…

Read More

New this week! We are proud to be able to announce the new MetroExpress line today. We will have a few with us at our NAMM booth (#5129) to check out if you are attending the show.  Here’s the basic info: The MetroExpress basses will include the legendary Sadowsky preamp as well as Sadowsky pickups, strings, and…

Read More

On January 15th, the Verdine White Performing Arts Center donated one of our Verdine White Signature Basses to a student.  “It was our pleasure to donate a brand new Roger Sadowsky bass to a gifted bass student yesterday. Desewn Fisher! His family along with Pastor Walter Davis and his wife Jeanne Davis were there for the…

Read More