Originally Posted by internaloblique
I gotta gig that requires infinite sustain on low E string notes and would love advice on the technique to get sustain through feedback. You said loud volume will do it but any specifics on gain or eq settings? What about position between pickups and speaker? Seeking low clean sound and no squealy feedback.
I have to do it on the beginning of a song, so I lean the body of my bass against the speaker cab. I'm also using a compressor. It will sustain as long as I hold the note.