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What is Bass Compression?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by lopsy_lu, Feb 19, 2005.

  1. lopsy_lu


    Feb 15, 2005
    Scotland, UK.
    I've been playing bass for just under a year, and I really know very little about effects. I read somewhere that Bass compression is really necessary, I was wondering what it is/does to the sound and if it is necessary?