I've played a bass a few times at school, not often but I like the sound and it seems like something pretty unique to play, compared to a standard guitar. There is also quite a lot of need for bass, if I'm not mistaken the deepest notes, especially at the beginning of "Another one bites the dust" are only achievable by a bass. 4 string, affordable and quality instruments only!! I won't use an amp for now and use my computer instead!
Something second hand: CV/VM Squiers, Ibanez SR300, Yamaha/Peavey/Cort, etc.

If you're set on something new then the only thing that will fit your budget is an Ibanez GSR of some kind, I'd recommend saving up at least £250 before you buy something brand new.
Personally, I would go for a Classic Vibe Squier Jazz or Precision, maybe a Vintage Modified PJ.

Again, though, second hand is your best bet. Check out: Basschat - Bass for sale.

As for a new PC, just get some more RAM and the latest budget GPU.
Last edited by Spaz91 at May 10, 2014,
What sort of music do you wish to play?

You say you'll use your PC as an amp. How will you connect the bass to it?
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