Complete noob questions

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by krazy_olie, Jul 3, 2004.

  1. krazy_olie


    May 10, 2004
    Ok i kniw pretty much nothing about strings except for the gauge is.

    What type of strings are there, what difference do they make in playability and sound?
    all i know is that since my teacher put on handmade newton strings on my bass it sounds 100X better than my crappy ibanez stock strings.
  2. cosmodrome

    cosmodrome Registered User

    Apr 30, 2004
    ****town, Netherlands
    unfortunately it's a long road to travel. i like the dr lo riders for tension and long life. i used to play d'addario exl 165 but they tore my fingers up. warwick has pretty nice ones. it's really very personal.