(856) 292-3194
Cart | Wishlist | User Profile









SECURE SHOPPING Our site is tested by TWO services every day to protect your information.

McAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams




GENUINE PRODUCTS
GUARANTEED



We are an authorized retailer for everything we sell - we do not use unathorized or "shady" sources.
   
Gollihur Music is a LBGQT+ Friendly Business   Gollihur Music


Since 1997, we've proudly offered a varied line of Pickups and Microphones, Preamps, and Amplifiers for Double Bass at very good prices. Over the years, we've added Upright and Electric Upright Basses, Parts, Strings, Cases and Stands, Bows, and many other useful, quality products for bass players.

You benefit from shopping with us because our experience and focus means that you get real answers to your questions, from bassists! You can see that our product descriptions are in-depth and detailed, because they are most often based on our own use of the gear, rather than the generic "manufacturer blurbs" you'll find on most other websites. We only carry gear that we would (and often DO) confidently use ourselves: anything we consider selling has to pass the "Bob & Mark Test" -- or you won't see it here.

Our secure website is available 24 hours a day for your ordering ease. And we're committed to keeping products in stock; we ship most orders within 24 hours of being placed (excepting weekends and holidays, of course), and provide you with tracking and post-purchase support. And our many "extras" - like installation guides, product-specific tips, and even cool BASS stickers for your car - are included at no charge!


And we're more than just a store.

The Gollihur Music crew is happy to offer lots of useful, free resources on this website.

Finally, QUESTIONS are always welcome, whether you are buying stuff or not! We're all in the same boat, and if we don't know the answer ourselves, we'll try to point you in the right direction.

Our Blog

Changing of the Guard
We've been in selling upright gear on the web for 22 years now, and we've always been happy to be a small band of bass-playing friends, rather than aspiring to be "The Wal-Mart of Bass." I joined my Dad pretty early on, and we grew the business together for several years. When Bob decided it was time to retire, we went outside the family and brought Christopher on board, to replace me, so that I could focus my attention on learning the ropes and eventually replace him. I ultimately "bought Dad out" a little over five years ago, and we were back to two employees again, which seems to be our ideal balance.

In that way, I guess our situation is kind of like the Sith "rule of two" from Star Wars; we always eventually fall back to the master and the apprentice (though that is purely a business distinction, Christopher could definitely teach me more than a thing or two on actually playing the upright!)

So, I'm telling you all of this because Christopher has decided that the time has come for him to move on to pursue his music full-time; so Gollihur Music has brought on a new "apprentice." Luckily, no-one has to lose any limbs in a lightsaber duel; although I'm bummed to see him go, we'll let Chris walk out the door with our best wishes.

So, I wanted our longtime customers to be aware that you might hear a new voice on the end of your phone line, or read a unexpected name after the "Thanks!" note on your invoice or email signature. It's all good - Christopher is leaving on excellent terms, and leaves behind very big shoes to fill.

Read more of Our Blog Entries
Recent News and Updates

Recently Added Products
Krivo Magnetic Upright Bass Pickup (2020 model, includes bonus Jack Mount)
Krivo Magnetic Upright Bass Pickup (2020 model, includes bonus Jack Mount)
This item is made in USA!The Krivo pickup is hand-made in Oregon. It's a specially-designed magnetic pickup in a (New for 2020 - Improved mounting system) wooden casing, which has been engineered to provide a more "acoustic-like" sound despite getting its input solely from the strings. For players in high-volume (Rockabilly?) situations, magnetic is the way to go to avoid feedback - and this quiet humbucker is the best option I've found. Its low-key looks and great sound really make magnetic pickups practical!
LaBella Supernil SLAPS Upright Bass Strings (Gollihur Exclusive)
LaBella Supernil SLAPS Upright Bass Strings (Gollihur Exclusive)
This item is made in USA!Gollihur Music has created this unique, specially-sourced set to be an affordable option for rockabilly (and other) players seeking a very light tension nylon set. An alternative to "strings" that might be better off whacking weeds, these strings have a warm, boomy character, which can be a thumper's delight. FULL NYLON, with super-light (bumped) tension makes them eminently slappable.
Acoustic Image DoubleShot Speaker Cabinet (and combos)
Acoustic Image DoubleShot Speaker Cabinet (and combos)
This item is made in USA! Acoustic Image never stops innovating. Building on the massive success of their tiny UpShot speaker cabinet, now we get the DoubleShot. It HAS to be the all-time smallest and lightest 2x10 cabinet (with 5" mid/high front driver!) ever made, at 11" x 12" x 12" and only 15 lbs! It's kind of unreal - a legit bass cabinet at this size... and yet, here it is.
• 600w • 4ohms • 12" side diameter, 11" wide • 15 lbs.
Deluxe Tabletop Metronome with Wood Case
Deluxe Tabletop Metronome with Wood Case
A true mechanical metronome, in a gorgeous solid-wood mahogany case. Classic and useful, ours is a brand-name unit made in Germany.
Estle Louis Fully Carved 'Performer' Bass
Estle Louis Fully Carved 'Performer' Bass
This is a fine, upgraded bass for the advancing student or playing professional. It has a fully carved select spruce top, and a maple back and sides, with classy-looking violin corners. Hand-built, hand-carved, and hand-varnished, this is no beginner instrument - and it arrives FULLY SET UP and ready to play...

Recent Customer Feedback about Gollihur Music
Recent Customer Feedback:
Hi Mark,

Just wanted to say thanks for getting the cable to me. The timing was perfect: It arrived yesterday, just in time to "go to work" in the first string class session.

It seems that I'm the only bass guy to sign up for this class. As if that didn't make me stick out enough, the NS bass *really* drew lots of attention. The conductor, violin instructor, and one of the cellists were keenly interested in looking it over. The NS sounded fantastic (of course), and really filled up the room with its sound.

The Meisel tuner drew the eye of that same cellist, who'd been fumbling with an iphone app to tune up. (Yes, really.) I demonstrated the tuner, mentioned your shop by name, and suggested he seek you out to get one for himself.

Last but not least, I also rocked the official Gollihur Bass Mug! I only wish it came in a larger size. A 90-minute class is long, and I was thirsty! (Or, maybe I should get a couple more...) ;D

All in all, it was a great time, and thanks to your shop, I walked in completely geared up, and ready to go. This should be a fun season!
C.C. (September 2011)



Disclaimer, Trademark and Copyright Notice:

Gollihur Music® is a registered trademark of Gollihur Music, LLC, and was first used in commerce in 2005. Registration #86741934, all rights reserved.

All Web site design, HTML code, original text, descriptions, graphics, original and modified photographs, the selection and arrangements are © copyright 1997—2020 by Gollihur Music, LLC. All rights reserved. You may electronically copy and print parts of this web site only for placing orders. Use or reproduction of any text or images is strictly prohibited unless you have written permission from Gollihur Music, LLC. "Sharing" via social media is allowed provided that images and information link back to the GollihurMusic.com site.

Product descriptions and specifications are often provided based upon information that is given to us by the manufacturers, and are subject to change. Also, we're human, so we are not responsible for occasional typos or specifications errors that may exist, though we do our best to minimize them.

By using this web site you agree to the following Fine Print Legal Stuff that our lawyer made us say: This web site content and structure is provided "as is" and is not making any warranties or representations. We disclaim all such representations and warranties, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including but not limited to compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties.