Thinking of getting a new bass...ideas?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by StarchMan, Aug 13, 2005.

  1. StarchMan


    Jul 30, 2003
    I'm thinking of getting rid of my Warwick Streamer LX 4 and Warwick Thumb bolt-on to get something. Looking for something in the $3000-3500 american range new. Some I've considered:

    Warwick Streamer Stage II 4 string
    Lakland USA 4-94

    Any thoughts? I like the P-Nut tone, but a 5 string Warwick scares me as it took a while to get over the fact that the current ones I have were half bad on the wrist at first. Does anyone have any opinion on the Stage II 4 string? Any other ideas to consider?
  2. xring


    Sep 16, 2003
    If it were my choice, I would look into a USA Spector bolt on. To be honest, I've never played one but if I was in the market, I would lean that way.

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  4. Selta


    Feb 6, 2002
    Pacific Northwet
    Total fanboi of: Fractal Audio, AudiKinesis Cabs, Dingwall basses
    1) Spectors
    2) Benavente
    3) Roscoes
    4) Laklands

  5. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    San Antonio
    Nordstrand (if you don't mind waiting 18 months). But may have a few spots left that would get you one quicker.