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"flashlight" - how to get this sound?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Professa Plum, Jul 24, 2000.


  1. Professa Plum

    Professa Plum

    Apr 19, 2000
    what do i need to get that buzzing bass, and the tremelo-type or whatever it is sound on the fills?
     
  2. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
    A keyboard
     
  3. 6-stringer

    6-stringer Guest

    Feb 5, 2000
    Roanoke,VA
    you may try an eh-micro synth
     
  4. jerry

    jerry Doesn't know BDO Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 1999
    Hawaii
    i use a boss bass synth pedal the kinda/sorta
    sounds like flashlight,you can get them cheap
    used,but they dont track all that great. basiclly brad's right, you need a keyboard.
    it was bernie worrell playing that line.

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    aloha, jerry
     
  5. Professa Plum

    Professa Plum

    Apr 19, 2000
    keyboard? what a bummer...thanks!
     
  6. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
    If anyone knows how to get a bass guitar to sound like Bernie or Stevie or Greg or Roger, let me know [​IMG]
     
  7. 6-stringer

    6-stringer Guest

    Feb 5, 2000
    Roanoke,VA
    Retrofit yer bass to run midi-and get a roland jp-8080 synth mod. PHAT!