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Forum: Bass Guitar 01-30-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
A bottle of Maker's Mark, a glass and a few ice...

A bottle of Maker's Mark, a glass and a few ice cubes for me. But given that we have lost four major names since December, I cannot help but think about who might be next. Talk about depressing!
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-29-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
I can't believe this sh#t!!! We just lost...

I can't believe this sh#t!!! We just lost another one!

R.I.P. Paul Kantner of the Jefferson Airplane. Thanks for the music, man.

This year totally sucks, and it isn't even February yet!
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-18-2016, 09:17 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
R.I.P. Glen Frey of The Eagles. 2016 already...

R.I.P. Glen Frey of The Eagles. 2016 already sucks for musicians. God; who are we going to lose next?
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-13-2016, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By FatalGear41
I would not recommend doing that, but I realize...

I would not recommend doing that, but I realize that some bassists do employ that method (and a few guitarists - notably Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones). The missing string creates an empty...
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-13-2016, 07:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By FatalGear41
I realize that the sub-bass control is not...

I realize that the sub-bass control is not specifically designed for that. But it certainly does bring out the lowest of the low end. I know because I have one. Get one and try some down-tuned...
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-11-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 753
Posted By FatalGear41
Carvin's B2000 has a sub-bass control that really...

Carvin's B2000 has a sub-bass control that really brings out the lowest of the low end. Take a look at it.
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-11-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
I agree with you. What I meant was, a number of...

I agree with you. What I meant was, a number of the tributes will come from young musicians who will undoubtedly miss the genius of his music and of his performances; thinking instead that his music...
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-11-2016, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
Bowie was one of those rare geniuses who, the...

Bowie was one of those rare geniuses who, the more I learned about him; the more I appreciated him. It is difficult to believe that he is gone. One had the feeling that he would always be around;...
Forum: Bass Guitar 01-11-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
R.I.P. David Bowie. Thanks for the music, man. ...

R.I.P. David Bowie. Thanks for the music, man. You will be missed.

2016 is off to a rotten start.
Forum: Bass Guitar 12-29-2015, 03:20 AM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
Lemmy cashed in just two days after being...

Lemmy cashed in just two days after being diagnosed with cancer, and three days after his 70th birthday. Truly tragic, but given how he lived, it is amazing he made it so far. Lemmy and his...
Forum: Bass Guitar 11-11-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 435
Posted By FatalGear41
Punk bands tend to be obnoxiously loud, so you...

Punk bands tend to be obnoxiously loud, so you might be asking a lot from a Portaflex. I'd go with the Orange if I were to choose between the two. But I'd look for something with more firepower for...
Forum: Bass Guitar 11-11-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
Flattened and nearly killed by a bad case of...

Flattened and nearly killed by a bad case of pneumonia (AGAIN!!!), but I just wanted to let everyone know that I am not dead. I have just felt that way for quite a while now.

I hope all is well...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-24-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
Wow! This forum has been dormant for 14 days! ...

Wow! This forum has been dormant for 14 days! That has to be a record.
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-12-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By FatalGear41
Nice! HNBD! Enjoy it!

Nice! HNBD! Enjoy it!
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-12-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
It will no doubt be banned in California because...

It will no doubt be banned in California because it once contained oil. Many Californians seem to think that oil is an evil substance. But where would they be without it?

On to bass matters. ...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-06-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
Not all outdoor activities are better in cold...

Not all outdoor activities are better in cold weather. Hunting in the freezing cold just plain sucks.

The heat wave has caught up to us. There have been some pretty mean lightning strikes in my...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-05-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
Been away from the computer lately. I just...

Been away from the computer lately. I just wanted to let everyone know that I am not dead - though with this heat, that may change. LaLa Land is roasting!
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-29-2015, 12:46 AM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
And just think: They could have brought these...

And just think: They could have brought these back...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-28-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
It's...

It's baaaaaaack!!!!!!!!!!!

http://www.ibanez.co.jp/usa/news/f_products/2015/Blackeagle/index.html?utm_source=iContact&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Ibanez&utm_content=Black+Eagle+Bass+2015
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-25-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By FatalGear41
To truly "block" a Gibson Maestro...

To truly "block" a Gibson Maestro tremolo, you'd have to replace it, since the whole unit moves outside of any confines (tremolo cavity in the guitar). But as others have said, you could just take...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-25-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 692
Posted By FatalGear41
^This! Peavey basses are criminally underrated. ...

^This! Peavey basses are criminally underrated. You'll love the thing. The Ibanez GSR206 is also a good first six-string bass.
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-23-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 269
Posted By FatalGear41
If you want 1970s bass funk, then you need to...

If you want 1970s bass funk, then you need to listen to Parliament. The Mothership Connection album should keep you busy for months!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tna-3J8F8nE
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-23-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 686
Posted By FatalGear41
First, try some simple stretching exercises for...

First, try some simple stretching exercises for your fingers before you sit down to play. After that, try various chromatic exercises, where you employ different finger combinations while fretting...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-22-2015, 01:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By FatalGear41
If you mean guitar-into-preamp-into-speaker...

If you mean guitar-into-preamp-into-speaker cabinet, then no; it will not work. As others have said, the preamp does not have enough power to properly drive the speaker cabinet. You will get...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-22-2015, 01:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 880
Posted By FatalGear41
Now there's one you don't see every day! HNGD! ...

Now there's one you don't see every day! HNGD! Enjoy the hell out of it!!!
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-22-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 99,858
Posted By FatalGear41
R.I.P. author E.L....

R.I.P. author E.L. Doctorow:

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/22/books/el-doctorow-author-of-historical-fiction-dies-at-84.html?_r=0

Ragtime was indeed a good read.
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-22-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By FatalGear41
Well; the B.C. Rich Mockingbird is clearly a...

Well; the B.C. Rich Mockingbird is clearly a Metalhead's bass, but the five-string version is a good one. I was sorry that they stopped making the neck-through version in five-string. It was much...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-22-2015, 12:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By FatalGear41
^Reported.

^Reported.
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-19-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 613
Posted By FatalGear41
Parkers are indeed sweet! HNGD! Enjoy it!

Parkers are indeed sweet! HNGD! Enjoy it!
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-19-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By FatalGear41
The EB is one of Gibson's better bass offerings. ...

The EB is one of Gibson's better bass offerings. It is essentially Gibson throwing up a white flag and saying "OK, we get it. Out attempts to turn our guitars into basses - with the exception of...
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