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  1. roogbass liked Deano Destructo's post in the thread WARNING: Darrin Huff Basses / Zeller Guitars.

    Hoping this doesn’t violate the rules, though if so I apologize but it’s too good (though mostly just sad) not to share. I’m completely...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 4:23 PM
  2. roogbass liked movinngruvin's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Thank you for your reply, Rogier. Your method definitely works for getting a great sound and is along the same line as how Gary Willis...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 8:16 PM
  3. roogbass liked movinngruvin's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Rogier (@roogbass), thank you for the video--you are obviously a phenomenal player and the list of artists you've worked with is...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:09 PM
  4. roogbass liked drTSTingray's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Firstly the playing is excellent. I voted Jazz - the notes are more audible. When played on an I phone speakers, the Precision is not...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:08 PM
  5. roogbass replied to the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    My action is according to other bassplayers pretty low. Gauge is 90 to 40. I trained a lot on damping. If you play with a softer touch...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:08 PM
  6. roogbass liked shwashwa's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    demonstrating the strengths of what each bass can do and the uniqueness of them both is not fair? I think it's not fair that he only...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:30 AM
  7. roogbass replied to the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    It’s not my goal to choose a winner. I just wanted to get 2 different sounds that both work in this kind of song. 1 works upfront, the...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:30 AM
  8. roogbass replied to the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Thank you. If you have a nice backingtrack, let me know. :-)

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:27 AM
  9. roogbass liked bwoodman's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Yep - just did that - the tune only has keyboard bass playing whole notes, but it's not even a typical keyboard bass sound - more like...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:24 AM
  10. roogbass liked JZQuantum's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    I have 2 P basses and 1 jazz, so I'm biased towards P basses for sure. I resisted P basses for a long time because I thought the neck...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:24 AM
  11. roogbass liked FenderOli's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    I listened to the Original Version - it sounds so empty now.

    Jun 13, 2019 at 5:22 AM
  12. roogbass liked nnnnnn's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Did you know that the same guy who didn't play bass for the White Stripes also didn't play bass for Blood Red Shoes?

    Jun 13, 2019 at 2:39 AM
  13. roogbass liked djaxup's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    I like to play along to White Stripes or Blood Red Shoes songs, since they also never have bass parts...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 2:39 AM
  14. roogbass liked nnnnnn's post in the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Further to that last post, can anybody recommend some specific exercises for the right hand to help with this type of bassline? So far...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 2:39 AM
  15. roogbass replied to the thread Jazzbass 1962 vs Precision 1961.

    Thanks! What helped me back in the day was ‘Metal Fatigue’, Jimmy Johnson’s playing is very fluid.

    Jun 13, 2019 at 2:39 AM

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