New Bass....ooooooooooooo!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by BASSnSAX, Dec 7, 2001.

  1. HOLY WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!! Dang, through my rig (SWR Workingman 2004 and 4x10T, Tech 21 Sans Amp Bass Driver DI, various Monster and other cables)....dang, it's awesome. Doesn't matter to me that there's no tone control on passive mode, cuz it freakin roxors! The active mode is far more superior to the previous bass I owned...
  2. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    roxors indeed
  3. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    I couldn't figure out what bass you're talking about.
  4. Oops...sorry I got a Fender Marcus Miller Signature Jazz Bass...
  5. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    LMAO!!!!! I guess you're a little exicted. LOL!!!!!
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  6. yeah... I'm sorry too...

    j/k ;)

    congrats! :D
  7. Am I just wierd or what, but I really like the passive mode on it better than the active? Is it because it produces a 70's aura? idk...
  8. Christopher


    Apr 28, 2000
    New York, NY
    Yeah, you're weird. Most people buy that bass because they want to sound like Marcus. And Marcus definitely ain't passive. Nice instrument; congrats. Wish I had one.

    BTW, Fender's also got a '77 Jazz reissue out, without the active Marcus doodads. Also a nice piece of work.
  9. Idk it sounds great and is super comfy...very good QC at the Japanese factory...
  10. Ari Schor

    Ari Schor

    Mar 3, 2000
    Isn't it a 75?:confused:
  11. Christopher


    Apr 28, 2000
    New York, NY
    Yup. My bad.
  12. Not everyone buys a signature instrument to sound like the guy. Sometimes they simply like the instrument... ( I love the Fender Stu Hamm Urge II but i really don't care about Stu Hamm )
  13. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Funny tale: This guy, aged 17, returned his MM sig, because, he couldn't get M's sound when he slapped. I'm guessing he should've bought M's talent, years of training, hands, brain, experience, groove, vibe, physical build, musical background, ............................