New pickups for ska sound

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by duct_tape, Aug 24, 2002.

  1. frankencow150

    frankencow150 Guest

    Oct 17, 2001
    Most ska bassists have a nice deep tone. Heres what ya do....

    Turn the p-pickup all the way,turn the jazz pickup all the way down. Go to your amp and turn the treble at about 1/2,then the bass 3/4, and whatever else you have on it i dunno. If you still dont like the sound, mess around with the controls more. if you still dont like it then go buy new strings.if you still dont like it then i dont know what to do!
  2. ScretHate


    Jun 29, 2002
    Georgia, USA
    flatwound strings are also really nice for ska. Might want to try some out if you want that deep smooth tone.