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What he uses on Around the world

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by bass_drum, Jun 20, 2005.


  1. bass_drum

    bass_drum

    Feb 13, 2005
    Alberta,Canada
    What bass/effects did flea for the song around the world by red hot chili peppers?


    I'm thinking of gettign a roscoe beck V and was wondering if I could his sound with it (since he does use a jbass quite a bit).
     
  2. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    i believe its just a Boss overdrive ,same pedal i have.
     
  3. bass_drum

    bass_drum

    Feb 13, 2005
    Alberta,Canada
    guitar or bass version?
     
  4. Vorago

    Vorago (((o)))

    Jul 17, 2003
    Antwerp, Belgium
    Probably the bass version, I've tried using gui****istortion on a bass, and it tends to sound like crap.
     
  5. bass_drum

    bass_drum

    Feb 13, 2005
    Alberta,Canada
    Do you guys know what bass he used to record this song?
     
  6. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    i'm pretty sure he used a modulus flea-bass for the recording of that entire album. not sure if it was with the lane poor pickup.
     
  7. Techmonkey

    Techmonkey

    Sep 4, 2004
    Wales, UK
    He's using his modulus in the video for it, and yeah, he uses a boss ODB-3 bass overdrive.