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Rob Lawrason replied to Michael W. Malotte's discussion Speaking of strings... what's your favorite?
"GHS Precision Flatwounds on my Ibanez SR3000"
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"Started out in a band as a guitar player - we had three guitarists and no bassist so drew straws to see who would play bass - I won - That was in 1969 and been playing bass ever since. Listened alot to Jack Bruce, Mel Schacter and John Paul Jones -…"
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Rob Lawrason commented on Sam Steiner's group Canadian Bass Players
"Edmonton Alberta - shop at AXE Music mostly and sometimes at either Long & McQuade or Avenue Guitars in Edmonton."
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Speaking of strings... what's your favorite? 84 Replies

I use Ernie Ball Hybrid Slinky #2833 - gauges 45, 65, 85, 105.  I like the sound and the feel, they do a great job of staying in tune, and they seem to last a decent amount of time.What does everyone else use?Continue

Started by Michael W. Malotte in Accessories (Bags, Strings, Cables...). Last reply by Rob Lawrason on Tuesday.

Idols 18 Replies

Alright everyone, who is your bass playing idol, as in whose basslines did you hear and go "I wanna do THAT"Mine is Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue, i heard his playing on "Piece of Your Action" and i was setContinue

Started by Frank Vondra in The Bass Guitar. Last reply by Costa William Dec 13, 2014.


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