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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by chris h, Jan 9, 2003.

  1. chris h

    chris h Guest

    Jun 16, 2002
    Oxford, England
    A quick one:

    What does slap sound like on a rick 4001 (if im using light gague roundwounds).

    Try to describe it please!!!

    Might explain the reason for my question a bit later, but now ive got to go..
  2. Derek Forbes slapped a Rickenbacker on some Simple minds tracks on the Sons & fascination/sister feelings call album- eg. "seeing out the angel", "the american".

    it sounds roughly like a P bass with the low mids scooped out, and more of a rasp to the high mids and highs.

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