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Marthe tightest/punchiest sound in the world

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by maturanesa, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. Just wondering how to he gets that amount of
    punch and tightness in every note
    playing at that speed

    Great bassist

  2. bottomend!


    Oct 23, 2007
    This is fingers.... Not amp. Not bass. Not strings. Just good old fashioned muscular technique.
  3. JimmyM


    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    Way to ask and answer your own question ;)
  4. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Supporting Member

    I once had him in front of me in a music shop.
    He picked up a standard Jazz and plugged into a GK half stack. It sounded like it was compressed and super active, tight and perfectly levelled. All in his fingers.