#1
i wanna start playing bass again and i want a pretty good "school gig" ready bass for under 250
#2
That's great for you, but unfortunately I'm all out of gold stars.


What kind of music are you looking to play? We need details champ, so we can help you.
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Sounds to me like an excuse.

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#3
try a used Yamaha, very good for the price and quite versatile
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#4
http://www.thomann.de/gb/peavey_millenium_4_bxp_transblack.htm

that looks rather good IMO
check out the bass selection on there
your bound to find something good

Quote by Doodleface
try a used Yamaha, very good for the price and quite versatile


or a new one
http://www.thomann.de/gb/yamaha_bb414wr.htm

(okay, i like that site. aha)
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#6
Peavey Millenium III has my vote. Best bass in its price range, in my opinion.
Quote by MetalUpTheAss
Sounds to me like an excuse.

"Honey, I've got to buy a new bass! This diamond is made of a dead guy! I made him a promise!"


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#8
a yamaha or low end ibanez would be good for you in that case
anything with active pickups i find is a bonus for metal
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police is logical. or do your duty and rape him back

GEAR:
Laney BH150
Marshall B150
Line6 Spider II 15
BOSS HM-2 Heavy Metal (80's!)
Epi SG Special
Peavey Milestone III