1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Suggestions for a bass!?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Squnk, Sep 4, 2004.

  1. Squnk


    Oct 20, 2002
    I was woundering if i could get some suggestions for a new bass. I am looking for a bass that is good for a ska and punk sound, i am a fan of tone, not a big fan, but i like to have that control over my sound. i play with a pick but have a hard time finding a bass that will give me that powerful bass feeling when i use a pick on it. and money isn't much of a prob below $1,000 is good, thanx all for the help and rock on :bassist:!!!!!!!!
  2. flea claypool

    flea claypool

    Jun 27, 2004

    how bout a MIA P Bass theyre great when you turn off the tone and play best with pics[i think]
    or a Musicman theyre very Ska-ish
  3. ApeIsHigh81


    Aug 24, 2004
    I'm a fan of tone, and I don't like anyone that's not a BIG fan of them, I think they've put out some extraordianry work & deserve the recognition. I think we have something here..... pick+ska+powerful bass feeling= :rolleyes: