- your source for Metal tabs
Home Forum What's New Submit a Tab FAQ Links Contact Us Link to Us

Go Back Forum > Musicians > Bass Zone
User Name

Thread Tools
Old 2003-08-27, 01:23
Zuks Zuks is offline
New Blood
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 16
A new bass...

Well I have been playing guitar for a while and I have never really tried a bass and know nothing about them. Anyways my friends band lost their bassist and need a new one. Now they have recruited me to take the spot. We are gonna go half and half on the gear. We are expectiong on spending about $1200 or so for 2 basses (live gigs switched tunings) and an amp. Now if you can suggest me some stuff for this it will be greatly appreciated. They play mainly metal like Tool/Godsmack/Metallica mix kinda stuff. I would prefer a 5 and a 4 string but whatever you think is a good setup is always welcome. Thank you
Reply With Quote
Old 2003-08-27, 02:59
Zuks Zuks is offline
New Blood
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 16
I think I should add that the lead guitarist suggested a peavy 112. (i think) and then we could set it up through his PA system if it is not loud enough.
Reply With Quote
Old 2003-08-27, 06:07
Def's Avatar
Def Def is offline
Master Killer
Alumni Staff
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands
Posts: 11,372
the peavey (bandit) 112 is a guitar amp. maybe he's talking about the TNO or TNT.

anyways, maybe you could look for a cheaper series ibanez or a nice Cort (same bodystyle, neck etc, but cheaper and some have better options)
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:29.


Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer
Copyright © 2001-2009 All Rights Reserved.
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2009, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.