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Good pick-ups for slap

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by funk98, Dec 18, 2005.


  1. funk98

    funk98

    Aug 5, 2005
    Plymouth, WI
    hey,
    I have a fender standard Jazz bass and i want to replace my pick ups but i need to know what types of pick ups for my J bass produce a good slap sound?
     
  2. SuperDuck

    SuperDuck

    Sep 26, 2000
    Wisconsin
    For modern, Victor Wooten-esque slap, probably EMG's. For old-school slap, probably Fender Custom Shop 60's.
     
  3. I would just use the standard ones... they're really trebly.. just screw around with your EQ and you'll get it :)