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Tips on what effects to use on slap bass?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Freaking Freak, Jan 27, 2019.


  1. Freaking Freak

    Freaking Freak

    Jan 10, 2019
    Hey there, I'm very much curious on how to get a good slap bass sound using effects pedals, I tried using my own effects chain using my zoom b1on on my bass cover natural by imagine dragons but I'm clueless on how it sounded or does the sound even make sense?! Please suggest me on what effects to use and how to implement it. Here's the clip of my bass cover:


    I used the zoom b1on multi-effect which simulates most of the popular effects and amps available.
    EFFECTS IN CHAIN:
    ZOOM B1on:
    1) Ba Chorus (Bass Chorus)
    2) M Comp
    3) Exciter
    4) Ba Geq ( Bass Graphic EQ)
     
  2. saabfender

    saabfender Inactive

    Jan 10, 2018
    Indianapolis
    It's an appropriate sound. Overcompressed but really pretty good.
     
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  3. Freaking Freak

    Freaking Freak

    Jan 10, 2019
    Thank you. I'll take control on compression Thanks Again
     
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  4. I'd do compression and phaser
     
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  5. Freaking Freak

    Freaking Freak

    Jan 10, 2019
    I'll apply that.. Thanks
     
  6. MattZilla

    MattZilla

    Jun 26, 2013
    CNY
    LPF and a Big Muff?

    It sounds fine.
     
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  7. Freaking Freak

    Freaking Freak

    Jan 10, 2019
    Thanks I'll try to simulate that with my zoom b1on
     
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