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by (([Ramz]))
Wed Jan 21, 2009 10:36 pm
Forum: Bassists
Topic: Best / Fav Bass Player seen in person.
Replies: 58
Views: 22213

Re: Best / Fav Bass Player seen in person.

For me I think seeing Steve Harris early last year in Sydney and I'll be seeing him in exactly one month's time!
by (([Ramz]))
Wed Jan 21, 2009 10:31 pm
Forum: Basses
Topic: Show us your Bass!
Replies: 905
Views: 253287

Re: What's your Bass(es)?

Pstewart wrote:So i guess you play straight-ahead jazz? :P
hahaha pretty close to it. :lol:
by (([Ramz]))
Wed Jan 21, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: General Non-Bass Topics
Topic: Iron Maiden coming to NZ!!
Replies: 12
Views: 4344

Re: Iron Maiden coming to NZ!!

Yep an online poll.
But to be honest i'm not the biggest fan of any of the final bands, so I will refrain from voting. :D
by (([Ramz]))
Tue Jan 20, 2009 6:55 pm
Forum: General Non-Bass Topics
Topic: Iron Maiden coming to NZ!!
Replies: 12
Views: 4344

Re: Iron Maiden coming to NZ!!

well apparently now there are few metal bands that are eligible to support Iron Maiden.
It will all come down to how many votes any of the bands get from the general public, so I hear.
by (([Ramz]))
Tue Jan 20, 2009 6:50 pm
Forum: General Non-Bass Topics
Topic: 09 PLANS - WHAT ARE U UP TO?
Replies: 21
Views: 6404

Re: 09 PLANS - WHAT ARE U UP TO?

well my plans are hopefully getting back on the stage to terrorise the metal scene once again. :evil:
by (([Ramz]))
Tue Jan 20, 2009 6:43 pm
Forum: Basses
Topic: Show us your Bass!
Replies: 905
Views: 253287

Re: What's your Bass(es)?

My weapons:

Jackson Kelly KBX
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ESP LTD ex104
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by (([Ramz]))
Sat Sep 22, 2007 11:09 pm
Forum: Tips & Techniques
Topic: BASS SOLOS
Replies: 21
Views: 8903

Re: BASS SOLOS

thank you for the helpful replies dudes.
by (([Ramz]))
Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:10 am
Forum: Tips & Techniques
Topic: BASS SOLOS
Replies: 21
Views: 8903

BASS SOLOS

Hi, I have recently joined a band(thrash metal of course), and we are writing a song that will have a bass solo instead of a guitar solo. Now i have attempted this bass solo and all i can do is pretty much just shred (I use fingers by the way). My question being is that, What kind of style or techni...
by (([Ramz]))
Fri Jun 08, 2007 9:46 am
Forum: Basses
Topic: Exclusive Basses
Replies: 11
Views: 4502

wow! :shock:
those basses are insanely inpractical! would hate to even scratch or dent the damn thing...
by (([Ramz]))
Fri Jun 08, 2007 9:41 am
Forum: Learning, Charts, Tab, Study
Topic: New to the Bass
Replies: 11
Views: 6804

I personally agree with most of the people's replys. I started out not commited to playing bass, and i was taught the main riffs for black sabbath - paranoid, from there i just used the internet to download tabs and taught myself, and i think after 4 or 5 months once i picked up the bass i was jammi...
by (([Ramz]))
Mon Mar 26, 2007 10:33 am
Forum: Bassists
Topic: Nathan Hughes
Replies: 1
Views: 1907

Nathan Hughes

hi everyone,
check this dude out, awesome with slapping.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXImi2etl7I
by (([Ramz]))
Sun Mar 11, 2007 7:56 am
Forum: Learning, Charts, Tab, Study
Topic: Need to know guitar before learning bass?
Replies: 15
Views: 9315

I personally would agree with everyone, I picked the bass not too long and i had no musical background what so ever.....and it's turning out fine, i hope.....but yeah bass is awesome way more fun than a guitar.
by (([Ramz]))
Tue Feb 06, 2007 9:43 pm
Forum: Bassists
Topic: Kiwi Bass Player Hall of Fame
Replies: 63
Views: 32081

For me i think Brent Fox (ex 8 Foot Sativa) has to be in the top 10 NZ bassists....
by (([Ramz]))
Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:06 pm
Forum: Tips & Techniques
Topic: Do learn to use a pick
Replies: 32
Views: 15500

i think if you're goin' for insane speed then use a pick but if you're goin' at an oright speed or tempo (whatever you wanna call it) then use your fingers you just have way more control.
by (([Ramz]))
Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:00 pm
Forum: Electronics, Strings, Tuners, Leads, Picks & Stuff
Topic: Preferred instrument lead brand
Replies: 11
Views: 4929

yea i'd say planet waves as well....they got a life time warrenty.