Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Hookha, Nov 12, 2005.

  1. Hookha


    Nov 6, 2005
    i want to see video of bassist with more than 4-6 strings
    with 6-12 strings,or names of artist,pics of bass,strange bass,more than 6 srings bass's and more!

    why pepole need bass guitar with more than 4-6 strings?
    what that help for them?
    If someone Explain my what the advantage of more than 6 strings i well be happy (-:

    thank you all!
    (lol-sorry about my spelling...I'm form isreal..) :smug:
  2. SnoMan

    SnoMan Words Words Words Supporting Member

    Jan 27, 2001
    Charleston, WV
    Why do people who use 5's or 6's need more than 4 strings?

    It just creates new dynamics to the instrument and different challenges.
  3. LiquidMidnight


    Dec 25, 2000
    Because the music that's either in their head or the music they want to perform requires a range higher than that of a 6-string.
  4. a bass with that many strings is good if you want to go higher and/or lower than the normal 4-6 strings...why not a guitar? well if you use that much range in one song, then having all that range in one instrument is better imo...also people like having a lot of strings to be able to stay in one postion while still being able to do a 3 octave run!
  5. hants


    Oct 11, 2005
    For the sound, just for the sound