Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by szego, Jul 26, 2004.

  1. szego


    Jul 26, 2004
    Hey all, Im a pretty new bass player but starting to play alot with my friend, I play a Ibanez GSR200 Jewel Blue, nice bass...but if i ever started gigging ya think i could use it? I know fieldy from korn used an ibanez but his was custom, any advice? or any basses that are good and affrodable that people know of?
  2. PasdaBeer


    Nov 2, 2002
    Santa Rosa California
    SandStorm Designs
    Congrats on picking up the bass!

    First off, it really matters what kinda music your shooting for, diffrent types of basses have diffrent sounds, diffrent pick ups have diffrent sounds.....strings, pick/finger style.

    As for is it gig worthy? anything dependable is gig worthy, i giged with a Epiphone P bass clone for over a year.

    Mid range basses? for under 600 if check out Dean Q4 and Q5 basses ( i own one, and love it! ), japan made fender basses, Lakland skylines, G&L Tributes ( my top pick! ).

    Also theres plenty in the used market!

    feel free to PM or email me at with any questions you got, and ill try to give ya some help