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Need help shoping for bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Demir, Apr 19, 2005.


  1. Demir

    Demir

    Apr 19, 2005
    Hey all, ive been playing bass for almost 2 years now and what i am usually playing is Jazz,funk, acid rock and also rock. My main influences are P-nut of 311 and Dirk lance who was with incubus, im just wanna know if you guys have any opinions to what kinda bass that is under 600$ that has a good pop and slap tone and also just a nice tone in general, please help!!!
    Thanks alot,
    Demir
     
  2. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Both P-nut and Dirk used Warwicks. Perhaps a Warwick Rockbass is in order.
     
  3. EricTheEZ1

    EricTheEZ1

    Nov 23, 2004
    Clawson, MI
    Rockbasses won't quite capture the tone of those players since they're playing high-end model Warwicks (not Rockbass) and using compression and incredible amps, I'm sure.

    If you can wait to find a good deal on a MusicMan, I'd say that'd be a good idea. Great slap tone and stands out in the mix well. Listen to Take The Power Back by RATM if you want to hear one.

    -Eric.