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  1. FugaziBomb liked markjazzbassist's post in the thread DI/Preamp questions.

    Get a solid passive transformer DI like a Radial JDI or an Acme audio Motown DI WB-3. That will give you a great clean DI sound that...

    May 20, 2024 at 1:22 PM
  2. FugaziBomb liked sikamikanico's post in the thread Favorite soapbars for slap?.

    Soapbar is just a shape, has only minimal relation to pickup architecture and sound (shape imposes physical limitations). Thus, as...

    May 20, 2024 at 1:15 PM
  3. FugaziBomb replied to the thread DI/Preamp questions.

    You don't really need anything. You're attributing whatever good tone you have been getting to a specific piece of gear, but the studio...

    May 20, 2024 at 12:55 PM
  4. FugaziBomb liked Redbrangus's post in the thread DI/Preamp questions.

    I don't think you should invest in gear you can't really afford based on an anticipated need in a future studio situation. IME, most...

    May 20, 2024 at 12:32 PM
  5. FugaziBomb liked gtirard's post in the thread DI/Preamp questions.

    Beware, you're about to enter a rabbit whole. I believe you're going to get as many different answers as there are members. No general rule.

    May 20, 2024 at 12:31 PM
  6. FugaziBomb replied to the thread I ordered a comp and forget to asked the hive..

    You could have picked up a used DBX 166A for under $100. It's not a pedal, but a rack unit instead. You'd probably get more...

    May 19, 2024 at 1:15 PM
  7. FugaziBomb replied to the thread Changing pickups in my jazz basses.

    I put a set of Barts in a J years ago and it definitely mellowed it out vs the stock pickups.

    May 19, 2024 at 12:29 PM
  8. FugaziBomb replied to the thread Bass Amp Double Duty.

    I've tried a running guitar through a few of my rigs, but it always seems to sound sterile. I've tried tube and SS on both bass and...

    May 18, 2024 at 7:19 PM
  9. FugaziBomb liked s0c9's post in the thread Bass Amp Double Duty.

    Nope.. based on experience... bass amps do not have the frequency range required for guitars. It will always be muddy.

    May 18, 2024 at 7:11 PM
  10. FugaziBomb liked coalbass's post in the thread Guess it's official, Sam Ash files for bankruptcy.

    Every time a person buys online, it’s another death blow to brick and mortar.

    May 18, 2024 at 7:07 PM
  11. FugaziBomb liked tom-g's post in the thread Battery level indicator for spare hole in control plate. Feasible?.

    I’m using this with my Audere preamp. It flashes shortly when I plug in telling me all is good. It won’t drain the battery by constantly...

    May 18, 2024 at 3:08 PM
  12. FugaziBomb replied to the thread BASS PLAYERS Matter : ).

    Do they? Do any musician matter anymore? Considering that the pay scale hasn't shifted with inflation since the 70s (barring a few...

    May 17, 2024 at 2:37 PM
  13. FugaziBomb replied to the thread Question about tube/SS hybrid amp design versus all tube..

    We used to do this back in the day. It worked pretty nicely since the sound guy just sees two lines and doesn't freak out.

    May 17, 2024 at 1:30 PM
  14. FugaziBomb attached a file to the thread Question about tube/SS hybrid amp design versus all tube..

    [ATTACH] I used to haul all this around to kind of do something similar. It's kinda like a bi-amp / wet dry effects hybrid. The 500...

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  15. FugaziBomb liked Thumpin6string's post in the thread Vintage Fender Jazz Refinishing.

    That is ridiculous! I've done refinishing for over 25 years and most bare bodies would be about $500 and up, depending on what the...

    May 17, 2024 at 6:13 AM