Wooten's New "Pure" Sound

Discussion in 'News & PR' started by TalkBass, Nov 19, 2015.

  1. TalkBass

    TalkBass News Poster

    Mar 12, 2004
    DR Strings is happy to announce Victor Wooten has chosen DR’s PURE BLUES™ bass strings as his string of choice. In addition to his 5 Grammy wins and two time Bass Player magazine “Bassist of the Year” awards, Victor is also an accomplished author, educator, and founder of Wooten Woods, a unique nature and music retreat nestled outside of Nashville. Victor is generally recognized as “one of the most fearless musicians on the planet.”

    Describing the new partnership, Victor noted, “Music is vibrations and a direct representation of who we are. Strings are vital components to how these vibrations touch the listener. To reach people honestly, we need strings that respond purely. PURE BLUES™ is my choice.”

    DR’s PURE BLUES™ bass strings featuring QUANTUM-Nickel™ alloy offers players a smoother feeling bass string with deep low end, enhanced mids, tons of punch and bright, clear highs. Hand wound on round cores, PURE BLUES™ bass strings combine a fat, warm punch with an edge especially designed for the modern bassist. PURE BLUES™ strings provide more output, more power, and more top end clank than traditional nickel wrapped bass strings.

    Based in Emerson, New Jersey, DR Strings maintains the highest quality standards and construction methods. On the forefront of new wire and coating technologies, DR Strings offers an extensive selection of guitar and bass strings for electric, acoustic, and other folk instruments. DR Strings are proudly Made in the USA with All-American materials for over 25 years.

    Go to DRStrings.com for more on Victor’s new choice for bass strings.

  2. oaklandthumb


    Nov 12, 2014
    Always loved nickels. What gauge is he using?
  3. ThatsYourName?


    Jan 24, 2015
    Most likely 40-100
  4. Sav'nBass


    Jan 18, 2009
    Virginia Beach
    These strings are great... I put a set on my Heir back in June and I love them.
  5. Gibme


    Sep 18, 2015
    I think he uses 35-95
  6. physics


    Aug 7, 2009
    Berkeley, CA
    Quantum-Nickel alloy? Really? Please explain how quantum considerations apply to this particular nickel alloy. How is it different from any other nickel alloy.
  7. Joe Nerve

    Joe Nerve Supporting Member

    Oct 7, 2000
    New York City
    Endorsing artist: Musicman basses
    I think he uses 30-90
  8. oaklandthumb


    Nov 12, 2014
  9. LowGrowl


    Jan 20, 2011
    Mexico City
    They can tell you, but you know... They would have to kill you
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  10. They're talking about the packets the strings come in.
    Last edited: Dec 2, 2015
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  11. Just looked at the Wooten Woods thing...THAT'S THE GREATEST IDEA OF ALL TIME.
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