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  1. Pumpkin liked two fingers's post in the thread I feel my bass playing is bad even with my basic knowledge on bass.

    Welcome to TalkBass @Jay boogs !!!!! Fear not. You're already on the right track. You're studying and practicing. You're playing in a...

    Mar 30, 2017 at 2:11 PM
  2. Pumpkin replied to the thread What are the top choices for practice amps in 2017?.

    I would recommend checking out the Eden EC10. It's a 50 watt amp with a ten inch speaker cone that sounds pretty good, and has a...

    Mar 30, 2017 at 1:56 PM
  3. Pumpkin replied to the thread What are the top choices for practice amps in 2017?.

    If you're concerned about quiet practice, anything with a headphone jack is viable. Anything without a headphone jack is not a practice amp.

    Mar 30, 2017 at 12:46 PM
  4. Pumpkin liked Feral Feline's post in the thread What have I done?! (the Big Muff Massacre).

    The Brazilian Wacks-job looks great on that Muff.

    Mar 30, 2017 at 12:32 PM
  5. Pumpkin replied to the thread I feel my bass playing is bad even with my basic knowledge on bass.

    It sounds to me like you're on track and there's no need to be discouraged. How do you arrive at the lines that you play? Are you taking...

    Mar 30, 2017 at 11:05 AM
  6. Pumpkin liked bolophonic's post in the thread I feel my bass playing is bad even with my basic knowledge on bass.

    It sounds like the technical aspects might be overshadowing your freedom to rock out.

    Mar 30, 2017 at 10:48 AM
  7. Pumpkin replied to the thread Funky Reference Tracks and Deep Cuts.

    Thanks!

    Mar 30, 2017 at 10:20 AM
  8. Pumpkin liked SlyFoxtrot's post in the thread Guitarists who take all the cool parts! GRRR!!!.

    idk men i'd say this is a battle worth fighting. OP thinks that the riff sounds better on the bass. He thinks the rhythm guitarist...

    Mar 30, 2017 at 10:03 AM
  9. Pumpkin liked Funky Ghost's post in the thread Do lyrics and/or vocals frequently ruin songs?.

    Sometimes though, the "odd" or "un-perfect" voice is what makes the song. or group. I think most of this would fall under "That's not...

    Mar 30, 2017 at 9:27 AM
  10. Pumpkin liked Mosfed's post in the thread Do lyrics and/or vocals frequently ruin songs?.

    I'd say the reverse is possible too where the voice is the only thing that carries a tune. But yeah a ton of metal is ruined for me by...

    Mar 30, 2017 at 9:22 AM
  11. Pumpkin liked NoiseNinja's post in the thread Tube watts and under-powered cabs.

    Yes, they can! It has something to do with interference and potential sound molecules inherent frequencies. As we all know everything...

    Mar 30, 2017 at 9:10 AM
  12. Pumpkin posted a new thread.

    Funky Reference Tracks and Deep Cuts

    Hey TB! I'm on a bit of a fact-finding mission and I'd like your assistance. I love funk and funky bassists, but there are decades of...

    Forum: Miscellaneous [BG]

    Mar 29, 2017 at 2:05 PM
  13. Pumpkin liked 9Thumbs's post in the thread What is the best technique to learn 30 songs as fast as one can?.

    Just imagine all of those songs are standing in front of you in their underwear. Wait a minute, that's public speaking, but it might...

    Mar 29, 2017 at 12:55 PM
  14. Pumpkin liked Joe Nerve's post in the thread An audition.

    There is a ton of stuff in that very short paragraph to make me not want to give you the gig. "I'm good enough for the type of music...

    Mar 29, 2017 at 12:53 PM
  15. Pumpkin replied to the thread markbass LM800 Tube or GK mb800.

    I think the answer depends on the cabs you're going to run. I have both a Markbass head and a GK head, and when AB-ing through a GK Neo...

    Mar 29, 2017 at 10:39 AM