Matthews Effects The Chemist

Tone Trials - Matthews Effects The Chemist

Looking for inspiration in new sounds, we reached out to some of the amazing, current pedal builders for help. We...

May 31, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Tone Trials - Alexander Pedals Sky Fi

Tone Trials - Alexander Pedals Sky Fi

While looking for inspiration in new sounds, we reached out to some amazing pedal builders for help. We were lucky...

May 24, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
5 Power Travel Tips to Help You Hit The Road Like a Pro

5 Power Travel Tips to Help You Hit The Road Like a Pro

Hit the road with confidence this Memorial Day weekend with these 5 power travel tips from industry pros!
May 23, 2018 by Nick Fletcher
Imagine the Possibilities for Grads

Imagine the Possibilities for Grads

The end of the school year is upon us and many of us are looking for the perfect graduation gift. With...
May 22, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Kala Brand Music Co.'s Tone Trials ft. Alexander Pedals Radical Delay II+

Tone Trials - Alexander Pedals Radical Delay II+

Looking for inspiration in new sounds, we reached out to some of the amazing current pedal builders for help. We...

May 18, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Learn Fireflies by Owl City (The Ukulele Teacher)

Learn Fireflies by Owl City (The Ukulele Teacher)

In this week's tutorial, The Ukulele Teacher walks you through the...

May 14, 2018 by Nick Fletcher
How MARLOWE Captures Gritty Rock Tones With Her Ukulele

How MARLOWE Captures Gritty Rock Tones With Her Ukulele

Kala recently had the opportunity to partner with artist MARLOWE and ZVEX Effects.
May 03, 2018 by Nick Fletcher
Spring Mountain Road Photo by Alex Talmon on Unsplash.

Kala Artists on Tour in May 2018

It’s the beginning of the month and what better time to let you know which Kala Artists will...

May 01, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Meet Kanekoa

Meet Kanekoa

When you think of an ukulele band, you’d imagine the melodic sounds of traditional Hawaiian tunes. Kanekoa is not...

April 24, 2018 by Emma Lott
Kala Transit Series Gig Bag

Make Your Uke Transport Dreams a Reality

At the end of 2017 we introduced the newest addition to our line of gig bags...
April 16, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Moving Beyond Sound with Kala Artist Mandy Harvey

Moving Beyond Sound with Kala Artist Mandy Harvey

We spent this past Wednesday with Mandy, her first visit since joining the Kala artist roster in February. Over...
April 13, 2018 by Nick Fletcher
Road and Rainbow. Photo by Conor Sheridan on Unsplash.

Kala Artists on Tour in April 2018

It’s the beginning of the month and what better time to let you know which Kala Artists will be out...

April 02, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
The Kala Tenor Guitar

The Kala Tenor Guitar

The tenor guitar is a four-string, mid-sized instrument that some might describe as a smaller guitar that plays...

March 27, 2018 by Nicholas Cafiero
Rainy Road Photo by veeterzy from Pexels

Kala Artists on Tour in March 2018

It’s the beginning of the month and what better time to let you know which Kala Artists will be out...

March 01, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Happy Valentine's Day from Kala!

Happy Valentine's Day from Kala!

Happy Valentine’s Day from all of us at Kala Brand Music! This day is about so much more...

February 14, 2018 by Emma Lott
Child Playing a Sea Foam Green Soprano Makala Shark At Surf Expo 2018 (Kala)

Kala at Toy Fair New York 2018

We’re winding down from Winter NAMM and Surf Expo but are still in the heart of trade show season. We’re...

February 09, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Road Photo by Mark Basarab on Unsplash

Kala Artists on Tour in February 2018

It’s the beginning of the month and what better time to let you know which Kala Artists will be out...

February 02, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Kala Brand Music Co. U•Bass and a Wall with Quote "And If The Music Is Good You Dance"

NAMM 2018 Kala Artist Demo Schedule

Winter NAMM 2018 is just a day away. If you’ll be attending this year, stop by the Kala booth and...

January 24, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Kala Brand Music Co. 2018 New Ukulele Spread

NAMM 2018 New Ukulele Preview

We are excited to share all of the new Kala ukulele making their debut at NAMM 2018. We’ve already previewed...

January 23, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
What sets Kala apart?

What sets Kala apart?

The ukulele has risen in popularity rapidly the last few years. We know there are hundreds of...

January 16, 2018 by Emma Lott
Kala Striped Ebony Tenor Ukulele on a Surfing Trip

Ukulele and Surfing

Ask around and many will tell you that the ukulele is the instrument they most associate with the surfing. The...

January 12, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Kala 2018 Product Updates and New Accessories Spread

Kala Product Updates and New Accessories for 2018

With the new year here, we prepare for the biggest music industry trade show of the year: Winter NAMM. We...

January 10, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from all of us at Kala Brand Music!

We hope you had a wonderful time of...

January 08, 2018 by Emma Lott
Winter Road Photo by Shane Walsh from Pexels

Kala Artists on Tour in January 2018

Happy New Year everyone! We hope you all had a fun and safe holiday. Not only is it the start...

January 03, 2018 by Damian Lehnis
Things To Consider When Purchasing a Uke Part 2

Things To Consider When Purchasing a Uke Part 2

When choosing a ukulele the absolute biggest factor in sound quality is wood type! More specifically, the wood that...
December 20, 2017 by Nicholas Cafiero
Last Minute Holiday Gifts

Last Minute Holiday Gifts

The Holiday season can be a busy one. With all of the parties, events, and organizing, it's easy to forget...

December 18, 2017 by Emma Lott
Gift Guide for the Everyday Player

Gift Guide for the Everyday Player

Christmas is only 10 days away! It’s time to wrap up that last minute Holiday shopping. We’ve got...

December 15, 2017 by Emma Lott
Kala Travel Tenor photographed on a beautiful ocean shoreline

Things To Consider When Purchasing A Uke

The first thing any buyer must decide before purchasing a uke (or any instrument for that matter) is...

December 13, 2017 by Nicholas Cafiero
Kala Artist John Driskell Hopkins

John Driskell Hopkins Interview

John Driskell Hopkins is a singer/songwriter, guitarist, bassist, ukulele...

December 11, 2017 by Damian Lehnis
A photo of a road in autumn running through trees and fog. Photo by Patrick Tomasso on Unsplash.

Kala Artists on Tour in December 2017

It’s the beginning of the month and what better time to tell you which Kala Artists will be out on...

December 01, 2017 by Damian Lehnis
The Color Chord™ is LIVE on Amazon!

The Color Chord™ is LIVE on Amazon!

Just in time for all of your Holiday shopping, the Kala Color Chord™ is...
November 30, 2017 by Emma Lott
#THANKFUL4UKE Giveaway Update

#THANKFUL4UKE Giveaway Update

We hope you all had a safe and happy holiday and didn’t eat too much. Last week we announced our...

November 27, 2017 by Damian Lehnis
Holiday Gift Guide for a Budding Musician

Holiday Gift Guide for a Budding Musician

'Tis the season of gift giving and we at Kala know how special it is to find the perfect gifts...

November 22, 2017 by Emma Lott
Ukulele Size Chart with Soprano, Concert, Tenor, and Baritone sizes

Which Ukulele Size is Right For You?

The holiday season is upon us and what better time than now to go over the characteristics of and differences...

November 20, 2017 by Damian Lehnis
Ukulele Accessory Guide

Ukulele Accessory Guide

If you're new to the ukulele or you're a seasoned player, everyone needs accessories! This video will walk you step-by-step...

November 17, 2017 by Emma Lott
Meet Facing West

Meet Facing West

Haven't heard of Facing West? You should! This up-and-coming,...

November 15, 2017 by Emma Lott
Meet Mike Upton

Meet Mike Upton

The man. The myth. The legend. Mike Upton, founder and owner of Kala Brand Music Company, is definitely high on...

November 10, 2017 by Emma Lott