Re: Most impact
- From: derek@xxxxxxxxx (Derek Tearne)
- Date: Sun, 20 Mar 2011 10:21:34 +1300
Brian Running <brunning@xxxxxxx> wrote:
Extreme example: Say
Vic Wooten picks up a late '70s Peavey T-40, with corroded strings and
pickups, playing through an equally-old Peavey TNT 150. I.e., the worst
possible bass and amp. When he starts playing, would the gear he's
using even cross your mind?
Well, I would think "that TNT 150 sounds exactly like it did when it was
new, and it will probably sound the same in another 25 years".
Not for long though.
As a wise, old poster here used to say, "Just pick up a bass and start
Derek Tearne - derek@xxxxxxxxx
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