Top 10 Best Electric Basses
The Top Ten Best Electric Basses
I've been playing P basses for 40 years. Great all around sound and built like tanks. Never had to use my backup bass at a gig.
The absolute classic
Roger Waters, John Deacon, Brian Wilson, John Entwistle.
BEST EVER. only problem is it makes my amp like sing or whine or make this weird tone when I don't touch the strings. but thats just my bass I think. sounds great, not too much slappy tone, ORIGINAL.
In my opinion, there is a tie between the Fender Precision Bass and the Rickenbacker 4001. Really it all boils down to personal taste. The Rickenbacker is more in your face and trebly, whereas the Fender is much darker sounding. Cliff Burton, Paul McCartney, and Geddy Lee used these basses so you certainly can't go wrong with one.
This is a masterpiece but I think it does deserve a spot below the Fender P bass, not above
I always have loved the unique sound and look of this classic rickenbacker. I myself play a Hofner wich I personally think is the best but next up would be a rickenbacker for its amazing sound.
Very easy to play because of the neck. Stingray #2, and precision #3
The most versatile bass there is... Because of placement of pickups and neck shape, there are many different tones that can be made depending on particular technique. The P Bass is also very good, but has less versatility than the jazz bass. The smaller neck of the jazz bass also makes it easier to play fast.
Perfect classic design! Really confortable neck and great sound quality. Just check out, only dhe greatest bass player like Mr. Pastorious and aston barret use it. The p bass its ok. But the jazz got that really depp bass sound that only a fender jazz could give you.
The Thunderbird has the dark and deep sounding bass sound that bass guitars should have and no bass comes close in terms of it's awesomeness players like Tom Hamilton and John Enwistle used these bass for rock and metal nothing touches it
Has an amazing punchy tone. Don't get me wrong, Fender basses are well built but their style SUCKS!
the gibson thunderbierd has to be one of the best basses I ever played in my life
Great tone and packs a punch in each note!
This is the bass Flea played forever.
Great Punch and solid Bottom. Great Bass
This bass defines the 80's sound. Great definition with a fantastic attack and a great core. The hardware and woodwork are top notch and the design is bombproof. My main bass since many years and it still puts my Thunderbird, my Steinberger and my Warwick Star Bass as backup basses.
You Can't go wrong- Cliff used It - orionbass13
I bought my first bass in 1978 with money I was saving from my first full-time job. A walnut EB-3 (sorry guys it isn't an SG-Bass... It's an EB-3). Jack Bruce, Andy Frazer. Blessed bass heroes. RIP guys.
The bass thumps and sings in a essenstial 60s way. Nothing flash, nothing fancy. Just solid, timeless E-bass.
I love this bass, I have got one, it's really good, the best one of ibanez
Mine has 5 strings, but there are 4 strings and 6 too
It's an active bass, so it's a professional one,
It's really good
You can get it in different colors, mine is black and it's amazing
This Bass Show's Us The Best Of Ibanez, Sounds Just Amazing
Ibanez Gio's Bass
Slaping You'll See How awesome Is This Bass
Very cheap, about 400 USD and powered with two humbuckers plus nice design. Good option compared to classic Fenders.
Not a bad bass, not the punch of a precision but decent. A little pricey