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Spoon + Pen = Spen
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What would be the best bass string size to play something like Slipknot

Quote by Brad_Bassist
No strings. If you're playing Slipknot, you don't deserve strings.
Listen to a lot of classic rock - a ton of it has audible and tasty bass, while you really won't run into anything too complex.