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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by payback25, Oct 16, 2005.

  1. payback25


    Oct 16, 2005
    hey, ive been browsing through reading post and finally deciede to join. Ive been playing for almost 2 years now and im looking for a new bass...My first bass was a Ibanez SR400, not the best but its gotten the job done. Im looking to step up to a 5 string and have been looking but i was wondering what you all recommend. I mostly play rock, metal, etc. I have around $500-$700 to spend. I really like the spector bass and have thought about getting one of those. any ideas? thank you for your time.
  2. Unchain

    Unchain I've seen footage.

    Jun 20, 2005
    Tucson, AZ
    They're alright. For metal/rock, I'd stick with Ibanez though and go with one of their fives.
  3. payback25


    Oct 16, 2005
    Thanks guys, i like the feel of the ibanez bass and have never had any problems out of mine.
  4. ganga


    Jul 14, 2005
    As smash said, an Ibanez BTB would probably be a great purchase for you.
  5. Vox Populi

    Vox Populi Reggae Loving Honkey

    Jan 27, 2004
    Poulsbo, WA
    Yeah, the BTBs are great for any style. You can get any tone out of them, from jazz to metal.