#1
Hi,

I guess my question is not so interesting but I need some help regarding gear (haven't found an answer in the archives). My girlfriend is going to start learning the bass, and
I'd like to make her a surprise and give her bass+amp as a gift.
After a *lot* of reading (I am a musician, but not a bass player), I basically could choose an amp: a marshall mb 30 for which I have a pretty good deal.

As for the bass guitar, I am currently hesitating between a cort action bass (174) and an Ibanez GSR 200, which is more expansive. Both of them have pickups P+J which is a good thing I think when you start. Is there a big difference? Any other choice for the same price (160/200 euros, i.e. 300 bucks)? Could I go wrong with those?

Thanks and sorry again for this not so interesting question...
#3
the gsr200's are really nice, for the price. If you can, look at the wiring first, the only problem ive had is that a ground wire got loose and i had to fix that. other than that, great starting bass.
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#4
I would Go with the ibanez, Because i never really liked that cort action dont know why just never liked it.
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