November 2019



NAMM '18 - MTD Kingston Super & MTD 530 24 Demos

February 13, 2018
One of the most revered names in bass lutherie walks us through two brand-new models.
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NAMM '17 - MTD Lynn Keller Signature 5-String and Bubby Lewis Signature 6-String Demos

February 24, 2017
Luthier Michael Tobias shows off two sophisticated low-enders in honor of remarkable players.
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SNAMM '16 - Michael Tobias Design AG6 Synth and Rubicon 7-String Demos

July 4, 2016
Luthier Michael Tobias dips his toe into the 7-string arena and brings an ultra-versatile bass that can go from traditional low-end tones, to synth, and even guitar, in a flash.
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NAMM '16 - MTD Guitars Kingston Super 5 Demo

February 28, 2016
Luthier Michael Tobias brings a new 5-string bass to this year's show.
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Welcome to Thunderdome: Five 5-Strings Under $1,500

July 29, 2015
We spend quality time with sub-$1,500 5-string basses from Ibanez, Dingwall, G&L, Spector, and MTD.
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SNAMM '15 - MTD Saratoga Bass Demo

July 17, 2015
Bass-building legend Michael Tobias revamps his flagship model with new pickups, wood choices, and headstock design.
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MTD Kingston Unveils the Saratoga Deluxe Jazz Bass

December 22, 2014
The Saratoga Deluxe can operate in either an active or passive mode and a Bartolini pickup upgrade option is also available.
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Summer NAMM '14 - MTD Norm Stockton Signature Saratoga & Rubicon 622 T Demos

July 31, 2014
Luthier Michael Tobias unveils two new instruments.
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MTD Kingston Rubicon 6-22 Review

April 15, 2014
The famed bass builder designs a super-playable solidbody.
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NAMM '14 - Michael Tobias Design Kingston Rubicon Guitar Demo

March 14, 2014
The famed bass builder applies his signature concepts to a new line of guitars.
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NAMM '13 - MTD Kingston Series Rubicon 622 and Diago Patchfactory

February 7, 2013
PG's Rich Osweiler is on location in Anaheim, CA, at the 2013 NAMM Show where he visits the Dana B. Goods booth. In this segment, we get to see the MTD Kingston Series Rubicon 622 and Diago Patchfactory Solderless Patch Cable System
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MTD Introduces the Kingston Rubicon Electric Guitar

January 21, 2013
The first electric guitar from bass builder Michael Tobias.
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MTD Kingston Saratoga Bass Review

February 15, 2011
The latest from Michael Tobias'' more affordable line combines familiar J bass features with newer conveniences
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Michael Tobias Design MTD 535-24 Bass Review

April 21, 2009
Michael Tobias Design''s 545-24 is a top-notch instrument for discerning bassists
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