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bass w heavy bridge PU sound?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by quadrogong, Mar 2, 2008.


  1. quadrogong

    quadrogong

    Jul 6, 2006
    NYC
    I love my Sadowsky J,I like to turn the blend toward the bridge PU,for punch,quicker attack and it gives me a cool,modern/active tone when I use a pick real close to the bridge..I get a really articulate,modern growl that I love.
    A heavy,modern rock tone..I guess.

    I have to boost the bass when I do this since it obviously doesn't give me the same thick low end as when I'm using both pu's.

    I love the fat,supportive low end that both pu's give me,but the sonic "shape" of the note isn't right, not for that modern tone I like.

    My question..is there a bass that would have a stronger bridge tone for me?

    Thinking maybe something with a good active MM at the bridge,maybe a Stingray or Spector?
    maybe the Sadowsky modern with the soapbars?
     

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