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  1. ficelles replied to the thread Thinking of BEAD, lose the G?.

    That's very true, the multiples of the first harmonic are what potentially make the brain fill in the lower missing bits. And are what...

    Nov 20, 2018 at 3:13 PM
  2. ficelles replied to the thread Thinking of BEAD, lose the G?.

    Actually the context I'm thinking mostly is of the neo-prog band I play with which isn't that different sound-wise from metal (maybe) -...

    Nov 20, 2018 at 3:01 PM
  3. ficelles replied to the thread Thinking of BEAD, lose the G?.

    That does not agree with either my experience or my knowledge of psychoacoustics.

    Nov 20, 2018 at 2:07 PM
  4. ficelles replied to the thread Thinking of BEAD, lose the G?.

    I have to say that is completely opposite to my experience unless you are talking about a cheap bass amp and/or a small vocal pa (like...

    Nov 20, 2018 at 2:04 PM
  5. ficelles replied to the thread Power Amp + Cabs Question.

    That's only true to a certain point, or we'd all be running 10 watt amps into dozens of speakers. There's a point at which adding more...

    Nov 20, 2018 at 11:52 AM
  6. ficelles replied to the thread Buy a bass owned by CCR bass player?.

    What actually is the plural of Modulus? Modulusses? Moduli? I have no idea...

    Nov 20, 2018 at 9:45 AM
  7. ficelles liked higain617's post in the thread Buy a bass owned by CCR bass player?.

    As long as it includes the Creedence tapes and business papers.

    Nov 20, 2018 at 9:42 AM
  8. ficelles liked Hurricane Jimmie's post in the thread The Rolling Stones Announce 2019 ‘No Filter’ U.S. Stadium Tour.

    So Anyway, it would be worth it just to see some guys on stage who were older than me.

    Nov 20, 2018 at 8:24 AM
  9. ficelles liked IamGroot's post in the thread Side trip to Peavey.

    The Peavey hdq in Meridian is a corporate office with only a small display, but they were exceedingly friendly and let me take a quick...

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  10. ficelles replied to the thread Power Amp + Cabs Question.

    True, but it’s difficult to know just how much power you are putting out until it’s too late. Those who think they can judge the amount...

    Nov 20, 2018 at 6:45 AM
  11. ficelles replied to the thread Power Amp + Cabs Question.

    The "no frills" answer: Dime that amp and you'll fry those cabs. Not enough power handling, and there is no way you can be sure you've...

    Nov 19, 2018 at 6:04 PM
  12. ficelles replied to the thread Blew My Head.

    Unfortunately a failing cab can sometimes take the amp with it, probably someone more knowledgable than me can explain precisely how...

    Nov 19, 2018 at 12:11 PM
  13. ficelles liked JimmyM's post in the thread Played one of those Ammoon $75 J basses today.

    Now I'm just like Scott Devine...minus the Fodera :D The bassist/lead singer for The Grass Roots had one and let me play it during...

    Nov 19, 2018 at 10:36 AM
  14. ficelles replied to the thread Played one of those Ammoon $75 J basses today.

    This is pleasing to hear - I never clicked with the idea that beginner / student instruments should be barely-playable crap, so it's...

    Nov 19, 2018 at 10:36 AM
  15. ficelles replied to the thread Most Transparent Sound.

    At the risk of being mocked I'm going to say my Markbass Little Mark 250 Class D head is pretty transparent - with the tone controls...

    Nov 19, 2018 at 7:39 AM