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Forum: Bass Guitar 10-11-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,040
Posted By aguacateojos
Do some research on Google... Tune was once a...

Do some research on Google... Tune was once a Japanese company, these days it's a Korean-owned company that puts out much less expensive versions of the same models. I just got a TWB53 two weeks ago...
Forum: Bass Guitar 09-29-2010, 09:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By aguacateojos
Don't live in a big city - my temporary fix for...

Don't live in a big city - my temporary fix for this is kind of odd. I noticed that if the cabinet was placed upside down or on it's side the speaker would stop rattling. So I took it out, flipped it...
Forum: Bass Guitar 09-14-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 388
Posted By aguacateojos
Eventually, yes, but if I remember correctly when...

Eventually, yes, but if I remember correctly when Frizzle Fry came out he just played the one four-string Carl Thompson. It wasn't until the recording of Seas of Cheese that he got his first...
Forum: Bass Guitar 09-12-2010, 12:51 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 108,283
Posted By aguacateojos
Well, by "room" I meant vehicle space -...

Well, by "room" I meant vehicle space - of course, if I was a major touring act with a road crew I would have a 15 or 18 going on (and I wouldn't be carrying it, either, which is important!) but two...
Forum: Bass Guitar 09-11-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 108,283
Posted By aguacateojos
Alright folks, here's my dilemma - I'm pushing my...

Alright folks, here's my dilemma - I'm pushing my Eden WTX-500 a little harder than I would like to in my current group. To really cut through the mix I'm at the point where the output limiter is...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-23-2010, 11:48 PM
Replies: 2,881
Views: 206,788
Posted By aguacateojos
Woh... what? I've never seen those before, pretty...

Woh... what? I've never seen those before, pretty sweet. What electronics does you have in there?
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-23-2010, 11:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 777
Posted By aguacateojos
Listen to music. All sorts of music. All the...

Listen to music. All sorts of music. All the time. Play along. Play with any musicians you can. Preferably those who are better than you. But find a solid drummer and your playing will improve at an...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-13-2010, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By aguacateojos
Took the speaker out, and applying even just a...

Took the speaker out, and applying even just a tiny bit of pressure to the spider makes the rattle stop. Not sure if I should just try putting a piece of tape on it and trying to gig tomorrow...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-13-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By aguacateojos
Changed cables and instruments, all with the...

Changed cables and instruments, all with the tweeter off, and still getting a crackle in the lower right 10''. Searched through talkbass a bit and found a thread about long leads rubbing against the...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-13-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By aguacateojos
I have a similar problem and don't feel like...

I have a similar problem and don't feel like making a new thread.

I just bought an Eden 4x10 cabinet last night and it sounded great in the apartment where I bought it. This morning I plug all my...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-09-2010, 06:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 809
Posted By aguacateojos
Why aren't you in to the Ibanez option? New they...

Why aren't you in to the Ibanez option? New they are out of that price range but you could probably get one used for that amount of money.

I wandered in to GC the other day in order to sate a...
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-09-2010, 08:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 257
Posted By aguacateojos
You can also use the XLR out in the studio!

You can also use the XLR out in the studio!
Forum: Bass Guitar 08-08-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 108,283
Posted By aguacateojos
Two questions, the first about modifying a bass...

Two questions, the first about modifying a bass and the second about a cab and tones from it.

So, I'm retrieving my first bass from the friend it was lent to three years ago - an Epiphone...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-25-2010, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By aguacateojos
Right, that's something that young musicians...

Right, that's something that young musicians often forget - space.
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-25-2010, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 376
Posted By aguacateojos
Yes. This has been one of my biggest lessons...

Yes. This has been one of my biggest lessons playing funk/soul-jazz in the last four months. Never forget that you are in the rhythm section, keeping time and living inside of the pocket. Listen to...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-20-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By aguacateojos
Definitely Blur, nice going.

Definitely Blur, nice going.
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-19-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By aguacateojos
No idea, but bumping so that this doesn't die...

No idea, but bumping so that this doesn't die immediately.
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-15-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By aguacateojos
Bump that amount to $450-500 and look for used...

Bump that amount to $450-500 and look for used gear - nothing wrong with used gear and great deals to be had. But for any specific recommendations you're going to need to provide more information, ie...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-14-2010, 11:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 788
Posted By aguacateojos
Hey now, what's with all the Legend bashing? I've...

Hey now, what's with all the Legend bashing? I've used mine fairly successfully in rock, funk, soul, jazz and a lot of in-betweens. It is incredibly comfortable and accessible, and I get FANTASTIC...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-07-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 2,881
Views: 206,788
Posted By aguacateojos
Here's a few pictures from a recent show... can't...

Here's a few pictures from a recent show... can't tell from these but it was pouring that day.

Playing my Spector Legend 4 Custom, with a glimpse of my Eden WTX-500 and a Peavey 1x15 in the...
Forum: Bass Guitar 07-01-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By aguacateojos
I suggest playing variations on the blues, jazz...

I suggest playing variations on the blues, jazz blues and rhythm changes forms. Find tunes like Freddie Freeloader, Straight, No Chaser, Oleo, etc., that follow those basic structures.
Forum: Bass Guitar 06-28-2010, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By aguacateojos
The chorus of Sir Duke gets pretty hairy, and...

The chorus of Sir Duke gets pretty hairy, and that unison line can be downright infuriating. Just sit down and play it over and over, slowly at first and building up to speed. It's a great tune to...
Forum: Bass Guitar 06-26-2010, 07:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,016
Posted By aguacateojos
Yeah, but everyone starts at that point. You just...

Yeah, but everyone starts at that point. You just have to work on it. It isn't something that comes overnight, you'll spend years and years developing these skills. But you have to start, otherwise...
Forum: Bass Guitar 06-26-2010, 04:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 300
Posted By aguacateojos
What Is Hip is a beast of a tune but will push...

What Is Hip is a beast of a tune but will push you so far so fast - it's a challenge at first, but I found my playing improve dramatically after a few weeks working on it.

Some other...
Forum: Bass Guitar 06-25-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,016
Posted By aguacateojos
You'll find that the longer you work on learning...

You'll find that the longer you work on learning tunes by ear, the easier it gets. Find tunes that are easy but not too easy - push yourself to stretch out and learn songs in different styles, at...
Forum: Bass Guitar 06-01-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By aguacateojos
Sorry, but that just isn't going to work. Yes,...

Sorry, but that just isn't going to work. Yes, the battery sends out a signal but that signal needs to be amplified by another piece of equipment.
Forum: Bass Guitar 06-01-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By aguacateojos
Plugging headphones into the bass is not the same...

Plugging headphones into the bass is not the same as using an amplifier, which amplifies the signal sent from your bass - sorry, but you'll have to plug those headphones into your amp.
Forum: Bass Guitar 05-31-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 108,283
Posted By aguacateojos
Yeah, that's what I'm afraid of. I like the idea...

Yeah, that's what I'm afraid of. I like the idea of monstrous low-end but don't want to lose definition in those higher frequencies. Thanks for the input.
Forum: Bass Guitar 05-31-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 108,283
Posted By aguacateojos
Hey gang, I'm looking at a barely used Carvin Red...

Hey gang, I'm looking at a barely used Carvin Red Eye 1x18. Going for $200 (new $350ish). Anybody seen/heard/played one of these beasts before? I'm playing in two bands now, one funk/soul jazz and...
Forum: Bass Guitar 05-23-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 499
Views: 12,976
Posted By aguacateojos
Maybe try to borrow one? Or go to a store and...

Maybe try to borrow one? Or go to a store and don't be embarrassed about playing.
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