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A good place to start is to think about how many bass strings you’ll need – a few basses are available in a 4, 5 or even 6 string configuration. Whilst 4 string basses are the most popular, many metal players find that an extra string or two allows them to get lower notes for a heavier sound. You can achieve this by tuning down, but a 5-string bass does have a slightly different feel to it. Some jazz, funk and pop players also like having a low-B string to extend their range.


Any of various marine fishes especially of the families Serranidae and Moronidae, and including the sea basses and the striped bass. Leo Fender’s third instrument company, G&L, was where he claimed he built the finest instruments of his life. Despite this being a cheaper version of the American-made L2000, there is no doubting the quality on offer … Read More

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