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Demo - Artist Series Jack Bruce Survivor

Discussion in 'Warwick Basses' started by Jon Moody, Dec 5, 2012.


  1. Jon Moody

    Jon Moody Supporting Member

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    Alright gents, for all of the curious folk here is the demo of the Jack Bruce Survivor. All in all, it's a really sweet bass that has grown on me quite a bit. I really dig the vintage sound with teh Warwick growl.

    Demo - Artist Series Jack Bruce Survivor
     
  2. WarwickOfficial

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    Absolutely fantastic demo, Jon! The bass sounds great, as does the BC80 - and thanks again for your support! Keep them coming!!
     
  3. Jon Moody

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    Glad to help spread the word about the FANTASTIC stuff that Warwick is putting out! We gotta get this stuff out on the street or everyone to enjoy!
     
  4. Means2nEnd

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    That amp sounds so deep and thick for it's size. Bass sounds great too. Thanks for the post.
     
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  6. Jon Moody

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    There's a demo for that coming; had one recorded previously, but the audio level on the recording was clipping a lot so it's out. Last thing I want is someone to think the clipping from the mic level is actually from the amp, which is isn't; this thing is CLEAN.
     
  7. Jon Moody

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    The Jack just got a lot more work. I talked with GHS, and we're going to be making a lot of audio samples for them to use on Soundcloud that will focus on many of their bass strings, and we're using this bass for it.
     
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    Thats great news, Jon! Seems like the JB is really a great fit...definitely worth the wait! Thanks again!
     
  9. Jon Moody

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    Yeah, it was pretty cool. We're going to do some clips of seven different sets of strings, in various styles to hopefully get them a fairly robust collection of samples that will be easy for anyone to be able to compare/contrast with what their tonal goals are.

    And to think, it was initially between this one or the AS Stuart Zender (which I kind of still lust for).
     
  10. WarwickOfficial

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    Honestly, I don't think you could've gone wrong with either of them! They both have such original sounds...and uncommonly seen appearances. Enjoy the JB!
     
  11. Jon Moody

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    Oh, I plan to. I'm in talks to play in a production of RENT at a local equity theatre, and the Jack is going to be on that gig. It just HAS to.

    As for the Zender, there's always next year... :) That is, if the wife doesn't shoot me.
     
  12. JP Morin

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    Nice demo. we can catch the juicy bottom end voice this bass have... Seems to have a lot of low mids content in the sound...

    Thanks !! :)
     
  13. Jon Moody

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    Very cool Jon! Another great write up of a great bass...thanks for your support!
     
  15. Jon Moody

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    Seriously Garey, more people need to know about this bass because it's a SERIOUS contender to many of the others out there.

    I took some time over the holidays and modded it a little; put on a Hipshot DeTuner, installed a JAN I nut (which I've always loved), and also sanded down the neck a bit, so it has a satin finish now, and is super super super smooth and slick.
     
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    Nice, can't wait to watch this on the computer where I have better speakers available!
     

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