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Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by MVACCARO, Jan 18, 2014.

  1. MVACCARO

    MVACCARO

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    So I started to play in a blues/country band and am curious on if I should change my stock strings. I want to really get a great sound to stand out. any suggestions
  2. pfox14

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    What are you using now? If you have flats then switch to rounds. They are much brighter.
  3. MVACCARO

    MVACCARO

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    they are standard medium steel strings
  4. One Bad Monkey

    One Bad Monkey Supporting Member

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    If you're happy with the current sound, I wouldn't change it. It's really your preference, first and foremost.

    If you want something a bit more mellow, switch over to nickel-plated steel or nickel strings.

    A Pressurewound string will give you a much more mellow sound than the aforementioned nickels and a smoother feel, but still have articulation.
  5. MVACCARO

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    thanks Ill try that because I do want a more mellow sound
  6. Salamenster

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    Blues/Country? First thought: Flatwounds.

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