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new kid looking for thoughts on my bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by forensicscene, Nov 17, 2005.


  1. forensicscene

    forensicscene

    Nov 17, 2005
    New York
    hi i'm completely new and uneducated in the world of bass playing and am just looking for a few opinions.

    i've got a Hondo H-815 bass guitar and am wondering if you think this is a decent/good choice for a beginner like me.
    i'm only looking to teach myself on it, and once i get better, move onto a better bass.

    thoughts?
     
  2. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Should be fine for a beginner, once you learn teh ropes a little better and are looking to progress furhter, an upgrade is definitely necesary.
     
  3. Fretless5verfan

    Fretless5verfan Supporting Member

    Jan 17, 2002
    Philadelphia
    +1 Once you start feeling like your bass is seriously holding you back from progressing with your technique and (more importantly) enjoying your playing, then it's definately time to upgrade.