New Website 2018!

New Website 2018!

Welcome to our new website! We’re pretty excited about it and really hope you like it. The site has tons of new features, making it easier than ever to find the pickups and electronics you need to take you to the next level.

Matt Hayes Interview

Matt Hayes Interview

Bartolini artist, Matt Hayes, plays bass for Wayne Newton. He also plays for folk rocker Eric Himan and the jazz group 7blue and sessions in his hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma. A musician, composer, arranger, musical director and instructor, Hayes studied music at the...
Elias Tona Interview

Elias Tona Interview

Jon Liebman from FBPO interviewed Elias and talked about working with Al Di Meola and an upcoming album during a recent performance at the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor.  We hope you enjoyed the video. Related Products: 4-String Classic P-Bass – 8CBP 6-String...
2J Squared MusicMan Demo

2J Squared MusicMan Demo

Bartolini Artist Zlatoyar Bass showing us the various tonal abilities of the Bartolini Quad Pickups. I hope the video was helpful. Related Products: 5-String 2J Squared MusicMan DL Shape – DL52CBJD3 4-String 2J Squared MusicMan MM Shape – MM42CBJD3...
Chance Wilder Onody Interview

Chance Wilder Onody Interview

Jon Liebman from FBPO interviewed Chance in our booth at the 2018 NAMM show. We hope you enjoyed the video. Related Products: 5-String Original Series MusicMan MV Shape – 74MV5C 5-String Original X5 Candybar – 80X55J NTMB+F 3-Band EQ Preamp Module Artists:...
SINGULARITY Soapbar Demo

SINGULARITY Soapbar Demo

Bartolini Artist Zlatoyar Bass showing off the SINGULARITY Soapbar Pickups in his Warwick Thumb Bass I hope the video was helpful. Related Products: 4-String SINGULARITY BB Soapbar – BB4S 4-String SINGULARITY BC Soapbar – BC4S 5-String SINGULARITY BC...
Classic Bass MusicMan Demo

Classic Bass MusicMan Demo

Bartolini Artist Jason Foster demos the Classic Bass MusicMan pickup in a Warrior Messenger. I hope the video was helpful. Related Products: 5-String Classic Bass MusicMan DL Shape – DL5CBC 4-String Classic Bass MusicMan MM Shape – MM4CBC 5-String Classic...
Original Series MusicMan Demo

Original Series MusicMan Demo

Bartolini Artist Jason Fostor demos the Original Series MusicMan pickup in a Warrior Messenger. I hope the video was helpful. Related Products: 5-String Original Series MusicMan DL Shape – 76DL5C 4-String Original Series MusicMan MM Shape – MMC 5-String...
2J Squared MusicMan Demo

2J Squared MusicMan Demo

Bartolini Artist Jason Fostor demos the 2J Squared MusicMan pickup in a Warrior Messenger. I hope the video was helpful. Related Products: 5-String 2J Squared MusicMan DL Shape – DL52CBJD3 4-String 2J Squared MusicMan MM Shape – MM42CBJD3 5-String 2J...
8S, 8SU, 8CBP b-axis PB4 P-Bass Demo

8S, 8SU, 8CBP b-axis PB4 P-Bass Demo

Many thanks to Just Bass It Demos for comparing our P-Bass pickups! I hope the video was helpful. Related Products: 5-String Classic P-Bass – 58CBP 5-String Classic PJ-Bass – 58CBP + 59CBJD 4-String Classic P-Bass – 8CBP 4-String Classic PJ-Bass...
Classic Dual and b-axis J-Bass Demo

Classic Dual and b-axis J-Bass Demo

Many thanks to Just Bass It Demos for comparing our J-Bass pickups! I hope the video was helpful. Related Products: 4-String J-Bass – b-axis J44J 5-String J-Bass – b-axis J45J-19 5-String J-Bass – b-axis J45J-18 5-String J-Bass – b-axis J55J-18...
David Buda Interviews with For Bass Players Only

David Buda Interviews with For Bass Players Only

  Professional Artists and educators alike prefer professional level equipment to get the job done. Dave Buda is no exception to the rule. Dave chooses Bartolini as his go to for pickups and Electronics. A perfect match for his high expectations is the Pedulla Bass...

Norm Stockton Talks Bartolini & MTD with Jon Liebman

Norm With His MTD Check out the Norm Stockton MTD Saratoga Artist Bass We were really excited when we first heard from Mike Tobias that he was starting work on an Artist bass for with Norm Stockton. We knew that the pickups and electronics would have to be something...

Bartolini Inc. & Nordstrand Pickups Inc. Reach an Agreement

  February 9, 2016 Bartolini Inc. and Nordstrand Pickups Inc. have reached an agreement that allows and authorizes Bartolini Inc to use the angled alnico pole piece aesthetic for their b-axis J style pickup. Bartolini acknowledges the similarity in appearance of this...

b-axis Jazz Bass Series Pickups Available Now!

Bartolini: The New b-axis Series Jazz Bass Pickups Bartolini has long been recognized worldwide by music professionals as the choice for upgrading the tone and voice of their instruments. Since the introduction of the original Hi-A pickup series in the 1970’s,...

Social Responsibility

The Bartolini philosophy of Social Responsibility stems from the idea that we support and promote good things for those around us simply because it is the right thing to do for our society. We believe that making a real difference in the lives of others is an...

J-Bass Size Chart Now Available

We now have a chart available for you to use to determine the correct product size for your Bass. Check out our sizing chart. J-Bass Shell Sizes  

NTMB+ Now Shipping

Bartolini Pickups and Electronics is pleased to announce the NTMB+ is shipping now with all 3-band harness products. This module is a single low-profile package replacing the previous 2-module configuration. “A 30% decrease in size means the NTMB+ will fit inside more...

The Bartolini Insider

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Show your instruments true voice!

Many thanks to Frank for posting this video of his bass guitar before and after Bartolini pickups and electronics were installed. He took a bargain bass and made it sound premium. Note: all 3 pots of the EQ were set flat for the...

Bartolini Announces Dana B. Goods as US Distributor

    April 4, 2014 Bartolini is pleased to announce Dana B. Goods as exclusive US distributor of the complete Bartolini product line, including pickups, pre-wired harnesses, and electronics modules. Over the last year, Bartolini has successfully achieved its lofty...

Bartolini Reaches 99% On-Time Delivery and Product Availability

A Vital Milestone in their “Tone Perfection/Available Now” Initiative   February 21, 2014  Bartolini Pickups and Electronics is pleased to announce that they have reached a vital milestone- high product availability. As part of Bartolini’s “Tone Perfection/Available...

Bass Musician Magazine Video – NAMM '14

Bass Musician Magazine Video – NAMM ’14 Clyde Clark, President, Bartolini Pickups and Electronics updates us as to their 2014 projects and products at the Winter NAMM...

ACE™ Guitar Pickups Now Available- Alnico Meets CEramic

  Bartolini Press Release January 22, 2014 – San Luis Obispo, California Bartolini Pickups and Electronics is pleased to announce their new ACE™ Series guitar pickups. Immaculately designed to deliver tone perfection, they harness the power and best features of both...

Tradition and Technology Video Series #1

#1: “Pickups: How They Work” Clyde Clark, President of Bartolini Pickups and Electronics, explains how pickups work in a very easy to understand way. The Tradition and Technology Video Series is Clyde’s mission in life- to fully enlighten people to...

Tradition and Technology Video Series #2

#2: “Understanding Impedance: The Three Hurdles” Clyde Clark, President of Bartolini Pickups and Electronics, explains Impedance and its importance for pickups and all your on-board and off-board electronics. Impedance consists of Resistance, Capacitance, and...

Pickups Coil Types

  Stay tuned as we transfer you to our support page. http://contact.bartolini.net/support/solutions/articles/5000552601-pickups-coil-types

New Bartolini Website Launched!

January 21, 2014 – San Luis Obispo, California After many months of preparation, our new website is ready!  We are very excited to showcase our products and documentation to our devoted fans! The new site features the Tradition and Technology Video Series, which is...