Rotosound-swing66 or nexus strings

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Bassistcali, Feb 24, 2014.

  1. Bassistcali


    Nov 10, 2013
    Which one? Play mostly metal/rock
  2. Root 5

    Root 5

    Nov 25, 2001
    I've never had opportunity to try the Roto Nexus strings. But I do know you won't go wrong with a set of SS RS66s on your instrument - they'll give you the tone you want.

    If I were playing metal, I'd be using stainless steel strings. There are many good brands to choose from.
  3. Gorn Captain

    Gorn Captain Supporting Member

    Dec 15, 2011
    Queens, NY
    Depends if you like coated strings or not. I can't stand them. Lots of people swear by them.
  4. albioncalling


    Feb 24, 2014
    Rotosound 66 all the way. I remember my first set sounding really great, awesome snap back on those things. Different feel to something like an Ernie Ball but not an unpleasant one... And John Entwistle used them, enough said ;)
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  6. Bassistcali


    Nov 10, 2013
    Well...would you count cliff as metal I just realized its kind of more solo cliff not like a two note metal song