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Felix pappalardi/ eb1: rounds or flats

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by John C. Reilly, Mar 19, 2006.

  1. John C. Reilly

    John C. Reilly

    Feb 24, 2004
    I just got a 70 reissue gibson eb1 and i want to go for that awesome tone felix had in mountain. just wondering if he used flats or roundwound strings?
  2. John C. Reilly

    John C. Reilly

    Feb 24, 2004
  3. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    Don't know, but it sounds like it could be new flats.
  4. Rezdog

    Rezdog Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    T.Rez, Canada
    Greetings from the North,

    Felix used flats on the first few Mountain albums. Later on I don't know.