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Best strings for punk

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by gvntofly05, Feb 26, 2006.


  1. gvntofly05

    gvntofly05

    Dec 5, 2004
    Indiana, USA
    I have an epiphone EB3 and I need to know what the best strings are for playing punk. Buzzcocks, Social D, the Clash and so on.

    Thanks
     
  2. Whatever you can steal ;)

    Sorry, I can't give you any real help I'm just bored and couldn't resist.

    Peace,
    S
     
  3. ElBajista

    ElBajista

    Dec 13, 2005
    Sebring, FL
    FWIW, Rotosound SS Swing bass 66s are super bright, clanky strings, but they die quickly. I'm not sure if I'm helpful at all, but I just thought I'd throw that out there.

    Basically, buy yourself a bunch of Stainless Steel roundwounds in whatever gauge you find. JustStrings.com and Musiciansfriend.com have their own lines of strings for really cheap.