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help out a new guy please

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by finfrocka, Jul 12, 2005.

  1. finfrocka


    Jul 12, 2005
    San Diego
    I have two questions. I have just recently bought a bass and need your guys' suggestions. Should i start with a pick or fingerpicking? As for the other question its really complex but please read anyways. I plug the bass into the pedal and into a regular tube drive (meaning not bought for bass i bought it for my regular guitar) and i have to tune the volume really high and i get major feedback and i can't get the distortion or even the right volume that i want because its so touchy. also my chord that i plug into the bass dosen't go in all the way its sticks out about this much | | (just a millimeter more than that. is that normal. will anyone please help me?
  2. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Supporting Member

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    Post your questions in the proper forums, and you will get answers galore. Also, search each forum for quick answers.

  3. finfrocka


    Jul 12, 2005
    San Diego
    im new here so could you move the thread to the proper spot
  4. Nikehawk

    Nikehawk Guest

    Jul 29, 2001
    Yorkville, IL, USA
    IBTM. :D
  5. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000

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