Looking for the best bass? Get a Fender Jazz bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Marlat, Nov 20, 2005.

  1. Marlat


    Sep 17, 2002
    London UK
    The Fender Jazz bass (or one of its "upgraded" models made by a third party) is the best bass ever created. Period.

    Discuss for the benefit of those looking for the best bass.
  2. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    Amen. <3 lakland and warwick
  3. DaveDeVille

    DaveDeVille ... you talkin' to me ?? Supporting Member

    ...uhmmm ... ok . :D

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  4. hands5


    Jan 15, 2003
    good 'ol USA/Tampa fla.
    I think so
  5. two pickups pwn one ;)
  6. Juniorkimbrough


    Mar 22, 2005
    Mississippi / Memphis, TN
    Endorsing Artist: Lakland Basses
    I own several different types of basses and for some reason I always reach for the jazz. The slim neck and insanely low action with no fretbuzz is one of the main reasons I love my Jazz.
  7. skewh


    Sep 5, 2005
    Ithaca, NY
    I wholeheartedly agree.

    . . . Just look at it! :cool:
  8. SGT. Pepper

    SGT. Pepper Banned

    Nov 20, 2005
    Personally I'll take a Ric or a Stingray. I like the vintage Jazz basses better than the new ones. The new ones are not at all bad instuments, I just don't think they are as good as the older ones. Overpriced too. I have had about four or five in my lifetime. The older ones had something the new ones lack but I just can't nail it? :scowl:

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  10. ClassicJazz

    ClassicJazz Bottom Feeders Unite!! Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2005
    Delray Beach, Florida
  11. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I agree as well. Are we counting the neck or body? :p
  12. Sippy


    Aug 1, 2005
    Showing love for the P-Bass! reppin P-bass!
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  14. vacman


    Mar 8, 2004
    portland, or
    Please help me understand. What is the "best?" And "best" for whom? Is Korn the best rock band? Or is Toro the best lawn mower?
  15. phxlbrmpf


    Dec 27, 2002
    Pfffft, the best bass for girls perhaps. How can you even call a ... thing with a toothpick neck like that a bass?????
  16. XIbanez4lifeX


    Nov 15, 2005
    Like the guy said above

    What is the best ingredient on a pizza?
    What is the best flavor of ice cream?
    What is the best color to dress in?
    What is the best desert?

    What is the best bass for what??