I've been thinking a lot lately about getting a bass just to tinker with and maybe to turn my son onto. Have even been considering short-scales. Just looking for recommendations on something entry-level to mid-level as I don't intend to play it out. Kinda leaning toward the Squire Jaguar SS. Lots of good reviews on that one, and there's a local one for sale for a good price.
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Post by southmusic70 on Aug 19, 2016 17:41:49 GMT -7
The Fender Mustang may be up your alley, although there is a Squire model of the Mustang for less money. I have to play bass in church, so, not wanting to spend much money, I bought one of the Gretsch short scale basses (Jet 2?) with 2 pickups from Sweetwater for $300, and it works fine and plays pretty well.
I picked up a Squire Jazz for my youngest son at Christmas. Great Bass, plays great right out of the box. Just been playing it, no mods yet . . . .
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