#1
but i dont really want to spend alot, something like a pack with a amp an that would be good but bass on its own will be good too

any suggestions...pref UK places
#2
a squire j-bass is nice for all styles of music. a squire p-bass is mostly for hard rock. they are both nicely priced; perfect for a beginner. i have a squire j-bass. i dont know where to get them in the UK tho. just search the net.
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