My first bass upgrade!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by canopener, Oct 13, 2003.

  1. canopener


    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    Ok, it wouldn't be that significant for everyone here, but I'm excited! I traded in my Ibanez Soundgear for a MIM Fender Jazz. I like the feel and sound a lot better than the SG.

    It was my second time buying a bass...

    ...I asked the sales guy who was helping me out if I could keep the strings on my old bass (since they were fairly new, and I liked them), and a guy came up and said it wouldn't be possible, and it would cost me an additional $30 to keep my old strings! It was worth a shot, though, as soon as that guy left, the gentleman helping me picked out some strings comparable to those on the Ibanez (Fender stainless flats) and gave them to me! What a pleasant surprise!

    Anyway, just thought I'd share my joy...
  2. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Retired Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    This is very cool. Way to go!
  3. I want a MIA Fender Jazz V...but I also want a Conklin GT7...and a MM Stingray 5...and an electric guitar...WHY MUST THERE BE SO MANY TO CHOOSE FROM?!?! :bawl:

    edit: Congrats on the bass bud!
  4. Scott D

    Scott D

    Apr 21, 2003
    Minneapolis, MN
    I'll 'MIA Fender Jazz V' You!

    Nice job man, i loves me J's. way better than an ibanez SR.
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