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Old 2007-05-11, 17:17
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Fretless Bass?

Whats the point of using it?

Yes im a n00b.
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Old 2007-05-11, 18:07
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Different sound/tone.
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Old 2007-05-11, 20:08
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alot smoother.
better for slides and a much cleaner vibrato.
kind of like a permanent chorus sometimes
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Old 2007-05-12, 03:02
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Also, you can play quarter tones and replicate the sound of an acoustic/stand up bass better.
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Old 2007-05-12, 13:36
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Oh ok i see now.

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Old 2007-05-12, 15:43
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They just sound cooler all together.
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Old 2007-05-13, 07:05
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Cooler, but much harder to master and play in general
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Old 2007-05-13, 08:32
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They just sound cooler all together.

in your opinion....
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Old 2007-07-01, 06:00
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Many reasons... most of them have already been listed in here. Although my dad always said that frets "get in the way" and playing a fretless gives you a feeling of freedom.
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