#1
Okay, I play guitar, but I'm getting interested in bass. What are some good bass guitars for beginners, and how 'bout a price if it wouldn't cause you any trouble. And if it does cause you trouble, still do it.
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#2
a fender p bass
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#3
Try an ibanez,they are usually pretty cheap,or an Jay Turser,that was my first bass.
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#4
Have you done any research, looked around, seen any you like?

Good idea to you do that, then you can come back and ask for people's advice on the ones you picked out.

You're a lot more likely to get replies and advice 'cause it shows you're willing to put some effort in.

And anyway, what's your budget; what style do you want to play, etc.?
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#5
my yamaha rwas pretty good but i forgot what it's called. it's in the 150-200 dollar price range.
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#6
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a fender p bass


I agree.

I will have one of my own in a few weeks. (Then I can finally return my friends Fender)
#8
I have one of those generic Ibanez Soundgears. They are incredibly good to learn on, the fretboard is as comfortable as hell, has that classic shape, sturdy, and it has the whole P/L pickup thing going on.
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I have one of those generic Ibanez Soundgears. They are incredibly good to learn on, the fretboard is as comfortable as hell, has that classic shape, sturdy, and it has the whole P/L pickup thing going on.



agreed,

alot of guitarist's are becoming bassists nowadays
#10
There are literaly dozens of Basses out there that are suitable for beginers, it would have been better to ask which ones to avoid such as the Epiphones EBs for instance.
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There are literaly dozens of Basses out there that are suitable for beginers, it would have been better to ask which ones to avoid such as the Epiphones EBs for instance.



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#13
+1 for the Ibanez Soundgear.

That was my first bass -- bought for $200 new at Guitar Center. Active Electronics, P/J Pickups, comfortable neck, great sound! Not great for slapping, but it'll do just about everything else.