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Anyone else in love with the jazz bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Cyberbowser, Mar 23, 2013.


  1. Cyberbowser

    Cyberbowser

    Mar 22, 2013
    This is my first post here. In my band I play a Fender MIM jazz bass V. We do classic rock, modern rock, pop punk, and some metal covers and we're starting to do originals. I find the jazz bass fits in with every song i play, whether I play it with a pick, fingerstyle, or slap. Anyone else in this situation?
     
  2. You'll make a lot of friends on TB if you keep this up.
     
  3. Jaco Taco

    Jaco Taco

    Jul 30, 2012
    The Jazz is the bomb. And you're right, it's super-versatile.
     
  4. funkingroovin

    funkingroovin Conquering A-D-D,and all the other notes as well!

    Apr 19, 2009
    Hawaii
    Yep. Try wiring one with a series/parallel option..it's like using a P bass to play a Jazz ;)
     
  5. shawshank72

    shawshank72

    Mar 22, 2009
    Canada
    Nope
     
  6. Cyberbowser

    Cyberbowser

    Mar 22, 2013
    Thanks for all the feedback, I'm also debating getting a better 4 string to go with my 5. I tried out a Lakland Skyline 44-01 the other day and I really liked the sound and feel. Anyone else have one of those?
     
  7. puremusic

    puremusic

    Nov 1, 2009
    Saginaw, MI
    You can't go wrong with one. Three of the eight basses I own are jazz basses.
     
  8. GG7

    GG7

    Mar 14, 2013

    LOL! Got that right.

    To answer the question... Just look at the first item in my sig. ;) Not my first J Bass, but probably the best sounding I have had.
     
  9. jamersonburton

    jamersonburton

    Jul 22, 2011
    i've always preffered a Pbass body and a pbass pickup. I like the neck of a jazz just as as much as a p's neck. But i do love the bridge pup of a j. Im thinking of putting one in the bridge position of my pbass and get some cool tones.
     
  10. Yes.

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  11. alembicguy

    alembicguy I operate the worlds largest heavey equipment Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2007
    Minnesota
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    Little bit
     
  12. pbass888

    pbass888 Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    New York, NY
    I need another .... I only have 5 now
     

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