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Crazy slapping on a Schecter

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by TheBassWizard1, Jan 16, 2017.


  1. Slapping and going crazy on my Schecter:

     
    Last edited: Jan 17, 2017
  2. BusyFingers

    BusyFingers

    Nov 26, 2016
    Very cool riffing. I used to own one of those. They're really great basses.
     
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  3. Agreed!
     
  4. azfatboy

    azfatboy

    May 11, 2016
    Awesome, and as a fellow Schecter fan, I definitely agree. But as living proof that gear acquisition does not improve playing skill, I know that the player is 95% of it. I think you could pick a trashed Squier out of the garbage, fiddle with it for a few minutes, and played something that sounded just about as good as what I just heard.

    So, what I am trying to say is that I need more specifics to understand your praise. What blew you away about this bass? What made it work for you? Was it the sound, the balance, the feel, the quality, or something else?
     
  5. Mr_O'B

    Mr_O'B

    Feb 22, 2015
    Very nice! What is the model and price?
     
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  6. BusyFingers

    BusyFingers

    Nov 26, 2016
    They're an upper mid-level in price, and excellent quality for mass produced stuff. I had one from the earlier line, which was a bit cheaper than what they're doing now, but lacked the bound neck and active electronics. It's excellent quality:

    Schecter Guitar Research Diamond-J Plus Electric Bass Guitar
     
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  7. topcat2069

    topcat2069

    Dec 2, 2007
    Palm Springs
    I had a
    Schecter Diamond P % and it rocked !!! I could never get used to in line tuning with a 35" scale.... but the sound... Schecter ROCKS !
     
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  8. UNICORN BASS

    UNICORN BASS

    Feb 10, 2016
    Michigan USA
    Thank's papa Claypool!
     
  9. monsterthompson

    monsterthompson The Eighth Note Wonder Of The World Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2008
    Hollywood
    That was pretty tasty. I usually hate slap in gear demos, because it turns into clank 'n wank, but this was nice. Good job.
     
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  10. lug

    lug

    Feb 11, 2005
    League City, Tx
    My dear young man, don't take it too hard. Your work is ingenious. It's quality work. And there are simply too many notes, that's all. Just cut a few and it will be perfect.
     
  11. monsterthompson

    monsterthompson The Eighth Note Wonder Of The World Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2008
    Hollywood
     
  12. BusyFingers

    BusyFingers

    Nov 26, 2016
    This is perfect for the forums.

    Busy bee? Check!
    Busy beaver? Check!
    Busy bassist? WAT!?
     
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  13. BusyFingers

    BusyFingers

    Nov 26, 2016
    If you had not posted this, I would not have caught the reference.
     
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  14. Thank you!
     
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