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Improving My Fender Jazz

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Sai-Tonn, Apr 28, 2001.


  1. Sai-Tonn

    Sai-Tonn

    Apr 28, 2001
    USA
    Hey what do you guys think would make a good set of jazz pickups?? Perhaps around $250?
     
  2. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Commercial User

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Boom Bass Cabinets, DR strings
    $250 will cover just about anything out here...what sound do you seek?
     
  3. Sai-Tonn

    Sai-Tonn

    Apr 28, 2001
    USA
    I want kinda a hard/punk sound...like blink182 or godsmack
     
  4. Dimarzio DP123, my favorites. A lot of folks like the DP149's for a more trebly sound, though.
    Chris
     
  5. Sai-Tonn

    Sai-Tonn

    Apr 28, 2001
    USA
    Know any with high mids and high highs?
     
  6. Barfly

    Barfly

    Dec 27, 2000
    GTA, Canada
    Having a set of EMG Active Jazz installed on my MIM J.
    Should have it by next weekend.
    $240 US installed and a set-up.
     
  7. j3b3r

    j3b3r

    Aug 19, 2000
    i got emg jazz for my mim jazz

    they are really good sounding, specially for slapping.
    high mids and high highs, just as you wanted.

    :)
     
  8. Jeffrey A-Bomb

    Jeffrey A-Bomb Drink Coffee & Destroy Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2000
    Silver Spring, MD
    I bought some emg active jazz bass pickups and installed them into my mim jazz bass a while back. They sound great =]