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Hot pickup issues

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by bskarpf, Dec 9, 2013.

  1. bskarpf

    bskarpf

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    I have a Fender Modern Player Dimension bass. The 3-coil pickup is fun but I find the sound being very harsh. It peaks almost if I randomly started playing slap. What would be a good remedy for this problem? Compressor?
  2. vante

    vante

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    really ?!i want to buy one recently …
  3. CHILDISHGAMBINO

    CHILDISHGAMBINO

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    Turn the volume on your bass down?
  4. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS * Supporting Member

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    Lower the pickup? (Increase distance from strings)
  5. fivestringgecko

    fivestringgecko Supporting Member

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    +1

    Beat me to it. ;)

    5sg.
  6. bassdude51

    bassdude51 Supporting Member

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    +1 One of the best ways to improve the sound of a bass...........lower the pickups!

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