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 on: December 19, 2012, 04:19:50 PM 
Started by leroyd - Last post by TXBASS
Bass > amp 100% of the time for me.  Nothing else is needed.
I rarely even use a tuner pedal and use a clip on tuner for the G string and tune with
harmonics from there.  Once it's tuned up no need to tweak the tuning all night.
And it usually comes out of the case about 99.9% in tune.

 on: December 11, 2012, 11:03:08 PM 
Started by SteveC - Last post by jerzia
Since my last post in August, the string of choice for my M5-24 has changed. While the Fat Beams I recommended do sound very good with my particular bass, the Sadowsky Blue Label SS have taken over the top spot. I also have a NYC Modern 24 (also ash/maple) that has been sporting the SS, but I'm thinking the Blue Label nickles may just be a better choice.

 on: December 11, 2012, 09:09:34 PM 
Started by SteveC - Last post by Maurilio
interesting, I had the exact opposite experience. Blues are thicker, warmer and maybe a little scooped in the high mids compared to the Blacks which are a little grinder and less middy…



 on: December 02, 2012, 03:28:43 PM 
Started by leroyd - Last post by Maurilio
In the '80, when all that electronic-multieffects crap came out, I went through a phase of making my gigs a nightmare. The last unit I bought was a ART SGX nightbass…. that thing gave me so much troubles that one night at a gig I ripped it out and went direct to the PA…. never looked back since.
For me Bass-Amp, period.


 on: November 27, 2012, 06:52:37 PM 
Started by leroyd - Last post by Gerard Burick
I sometimes play with a Digitech BP355.  I have no complaints, though I often play with nothing between my bass and my Ampeg SVT 4 Pro and Ampeg 8x10, besides the instrument cable and speaker cable. 

I don't have an opinion about Boss, but I've noticed no degradation of my signal with my Digitech. 

Here is a list of what I use.  I will do my best to list things in the order they are run in my chain...

Sadowsky Standard 5
Sadowsky Modern 5 JJ
Sennheiser Wireless
Korg DTR1000 rack tuner
Sansamp RBI
Alesis 3630 compressor (first channel for bass signal, other channel for when I use my morley wah to tame the signal, but retain tone)
Ampeg SVT 4 Pro
Ampeg SVT810E

Effects: on effects loop of Sansamp...also listed in order.  I sometimes use my 50/50 button to blend the effects loop while maintaining some of the original signal.

MXR Bass Envelope Filter (I run this first to maintain proper filter dynamics)
Digitech BP355
MXR Phase 100
Morley ABY box (used to hard bypass Morley Power Wah Boost)
Morley Power Wah Boost (I did some work to make it sound beefier)

I feel that all of these pieces of equipment do a great job of retaining the overall sound of the bass, without robbing tone or loss/gain of signal. 

 on: November 27, 2012, 09:04:12 AM 
Started by leroyd - Last post by leroyd
Last week I turned up to a gig and forgot to bring my Boss GT6B effects processor. Just went straight form the Bass (A Sadowsky NYC JJ) into the amp. I did not realise how much of my tone was being sucked out by the processor.Got a much better sound. No more effects for me. Any similar experience from Sadowsky player out there?. Any comments Roger?

 on: November 05, 2012, 03:52:32 AM 
Started by Legion - Last post by nenegirls
wish you guys safe and pass thought this storm as well

 on: October 30, 2012, 06:17:46 AM 
Started by Legion - Last post by Legion
Just a quick message to wish Roger & Co all the best - hopefully you and your families are all safe and sound in what must be a difficult time.

The weather in the UK is generally less extreme so watching it on the the news is as close as I want to get right now, but it looks pretty scary nonetheless.

 on: October 22, 2012, 08:31:13 PM 
Started by P. Bass - Last post by Kokorollc
Green Bay, WI. Have never seen another Sadowdky in this area.

 on: October 11, 2012, 09:28:09 PM 
Started by Maurilio - Last post by Gerard Burick
I have often considered this for many reasons, one being that I like to sometimes tune Bb, F, Bb, F, G#.

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