cheap and good!

Discussion in 'Amps, Mics & Pickups [DB]' started by b-flat, Dec 5, 2002.

  1. b-flat


    Dec 5, 2002
    Lisbon, Portugal

    first of all,since i'm fresh in this forum i just want to say hi everyone ;)

    my question is about double bass pickups, because each time i play live, if the mic doesn't go trough the PA i might just forget the concert, so i want to buy a decent pickup for my double bass.
    the problem is that i don't have a clue on this business, so if anyone could eventually hepl me i would be grateful.
    i'm looking for a cheap (110$) but good sounding pickup that works not only for pizzikato but also for bowing.


  2. anonymous0726

    anonymous0726 Guest

    Nov 4, 2001
    Welcome to the club.

    K&K is well liked by many here.


    Gage Realist

    Fishman has a new pickup and the early word is that it's good.

    A few folks have been speaking well of the Clevinger Natural Cleavage pickup or some such model.

    There are hundreds, but these are what leap to mind first.
  3. Chris Fitzgerald

    Chris Fitzgerald Student of Life Staff Member Administrator

    Oct 19, 2000
    Louisville, KY