"i have the same processor and wah as our 1st lead guitarist (the 2nd uses no effects at all and still can shred and solo like a demigod) and because of our effect loving guitarist i cannot use my other effects. however when i jam with my drummer…"
"i play 5 and 6 string basses, but if I had to, I could play anything i am playing with just one 4 string. but I don't have to! :D the important thing is, 1) how the bass looks 2) how you look with the bass (and vice versa) 3) how the bass…"
"a year or two old!? well NOT changing them is surely out of question. but i don't think the (usual) sustain problem is caused by the strings. you might wanna check the string gauges (saddle positioning, whatever) but i gotta say, the b string…"
"nothing less than 5. got an ltd 5, and washburn 6. 6ers are great for playing nonbass songs or parts and prog basslines. 5ers are useful for playing almost every kinds of basslines so I use both of them for various songs"