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best bass for metal?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by dblthumbballad, Sep 20, 2013.

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  1. dblthumbballad


    Jun 3, 2011
    the timeless question...
  2. d_town


    Jul 2, 2013
  3. P Town

    P Town

    Dec 7, 2011
    I think they use pointy instruments for metal.
  4. One that has strings on it.
  5. EXILE03


    Jan 19, 2013
    Vancouver, BC
    *insert obligatory "bass made of metal" photo here*

    Do I win yet?
  6. Baird6869

    Baird6869 LET'S GO BLUE JAYS...(in 2016)...LET'S GO!!

    Never thought much about it as this topic hasn't ever come up from what I have seen.

    Hmmm... Hofner?
  7. dedpool1052


    Jan 10, 2011
    Seattle, WA
  8. deathsdj


    Sep 18, 2010
    Wichita, KS
    Ibanez Destroyer of course.


  9. According to Steve Harris a Fender Precision with flatwounds.
  10. knumbskull


    Jul 28, 2007
  11. DiabolusInMusic

    DiabolusInMusic Functionless Art is Merely Tolerated Vandalism Gold Supporting Member


  12. skychief

    skychief Supporting Member

    Apr 27, 2011
    South Bay
    Cool! :cool:

    Another BEST BASS FOR METAL thread.

    dude; seriously.

  13. El-Bob

    El-Bob Supporting Member

    Oct 22, 2006
    Hamilton, ON
    It's not even funny anymore. :meh:
  14. musicman666


    Sep 11, 2011
    Yes it is ya party pooper!!!
  15. I ran a Hofner beatles bass through a guitar amp and started playing Metallica, it sounded massive.

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