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effects pedal or pickups?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by bassnboards04, Sep 25, 2004.


  1. bassnboards04

    bassnboards04

    Sep 25, 2004
    hi i just joined the site and ive been playing the bass for about a year and a half now... ive got a band togeather and i was wondering...would it be more worth my money to get new pickups for my esp b-50 bass or a multi-effects pedal? my band plays mostly rock and metal and punk my dad tells me i should get pickups ive asked a guy i kno who has played guitar for like 36 years and he says effects so i just dont kno...heres my bands website tho :D
    the drummer thing is messed up...we got one i just cant get to the site editor so yeah thanks for the helpband site
     
  2. save your money for a bigger amp.
     
  3. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Pickups. Using effects on a crappy signal will do you no justice, a good, clean signal can be great for anything, affected or not.