Effect Pedal Purchase Guide

Many musicians (including me) buy & sell & trade pedals more than they would like to admit. I occasionally get questions about how & why to choose a pedal. To make things easier, I would like to follow the Two Factor Theory approach and categorize the pedals into two main categories. Hygiene Pedals Those are … Continue reading Effect Pedal Purchase Guide

Standard vs Pro vs Elite Jazz Bass

I had the chance to compare a Fender American Standard Jazz Bass against a Professional and Elite. The Elite Jazz Bass has all the bells and whistles you want; but the noiseless pickups didn’t really speak to me. I had the intention to install N4 pickups to my Standard Jazz Bass, but the Elite Jazz … Continue reading Standard vs Pro vs Elite Jazz Bass

Precision vs Jazz Bass

Fender Precision Bass and Jazz Bass are among the most popular bass guitars out there. However; it is hard to decide which one you should buy. This article covers my (partially subjective) experience on the matter. Obvious Differences Precision Bass has a straight body, thick neck and a single pickup; which will produce a singular … Continue reading Precision vs Jazz Bass

Hafif ve Güçlü Bas Amfileri

Hafif, ev / prova / ufak işlerde kullanılabilecek, daha büyük işlerde de kişisel monitör yerine geçebilecek bir bas amfisi araştırdım. Türkiye piyasasında bulabildiklerim: Markbass Micromark 801: 6.5 kg, 60 Watt, 8″, Zuhal satıyor. Gallien Krueger MB110: 9.5 kg, 100 Watt, 10″, Senkop satıyor. Fender Rumble 100: 9.97 kg, 100 Watt, 12″, Limon ve Zuhal satıyor. Markbass Mini CMD … Continue reading Hafif ve Güçlü Bas Amfileri