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by Boomtwang
October 26th, 2017, 11:02pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: PICK UP for UPRIGHT
Replies: 7
Views: 816

Re: PICK UP for UPRIGHT

Oh SEVEN ...! Yup I finally used your posted method Mic'ing up the UPRIGHT , It took me time to rig it up and I'm still fine tuning my dial ins , It actually made the upright a better quality sound ( made in China ) I also use a bow at times and that was more impressive than plucking . So thank you ...
by Boomtwang
October 20th, 2017, 10:12pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: PICK UP for UPRIGHT
Replies: 7
Views: 816

Re: PICK UP for UPRIGHT

Hey Seven hope yer good , sorry about the delay 1st excuse is what happened in Vegas on Oct. 1st ...That really messed up my music mode , then to get back in the groove I purchased a set of Rotosound FM 66 Funkmaster 30 . 50. 70 .90 ...Well that became a whole new three week session for me because I...
by Boomtwang
September 27th, 2017, 5:19am
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: PICK UP for UPRIGHT
Replies: 7
Views: 816

Re: PICK UP for UPRIGHT

Seven your advise is above and beyond , As soon as I re-record with this latest recording gear I will get back to you ...Your diagram photo is very interesting showing yet another way of mic' ing up a upright ..Thank You
by Boomtwang
September 26th, 2017, 12:26pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: PICK UP for UPRIGHT
Replies: 7
Views: 816

Re: PICK UP for UPRIGHT

:tinfoil: Your suggestion is right on , thank you Seven . Initially about six months ago I laid down a very cool self acoustic instrumental Drums & Upright on my previous recorder . So recently I attempted another acoustic / electric bass /Drums on the newest recording gear . Just as before I po...
by Boomtwang
September 24th, 2017, 9:41pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: PICK UP for UPRIGHT
Replies: 7
Views: 816

PICK UP for UPRIGHT

HELLO is anybody home ?? It has been quite awhile since I was on this site or even viewed it ...Hope everybody is OK ...Well for starters THE BUFFALO BILLS BEAT DENVER TODAY :popcorn: ...OK back to Music , I will be investing in a Pick up unit for my upright , keep in mind this is for recording stud...
by Boomtwang
November 16th, 2016, 7:32pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: Seven , So Low , and Ida
Replies: 13
Views: 7183

Re: Seven , So Low , and Ida

Hello Seven , finally made time to get back on site , I have another quick question as I'm about to purchase a Bass tool kit for set ups I noticed on ebay that there are many tool kits to choose from Cruztool , Fender Acoustic , Gigmate , Ernieball , ect.. which would you recommend ? Also regarding ...
by Boomtwang
October 28th, 2016, 10:11am
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: Seven , So Low , and Ida
Replies: 13
Views: 7183

Re: Seven , So Low , and Ida

Seven , it looks like you set me straight meaning I most likely will keep the 51 as original as should be by Leo's creation , however I will try the flats for sure before I purchase a single coil pick up also your right on regarding the two saddle bridge , I wont touch that . . about five years ago ...
by Boomtwang
October 27th, 2016, 10:50pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: Seven , So Low , and Ida
Replies: 13
Views: 7183

Re: Seven , So Low , and Ida

Hello Seven thanx again for your in put , I'm still researching " drop in single coil pick ups " along with strings too . Now I starting to realize I may want / need three upgrades for the 51 P-Bass , Pick up , Strings , and a higher quality bridge . Now I don't know if I have a problem re...
by Boomtwang
October 22nd, 2016, 9:14pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: Seven , So Low , and Ida
Replies: 13
Views: 7183

Re: Seven , So Low , and Ida

Seven you nailed it ! let me say that I have 5 electric bass's and one acoustic ( upright ) I know I can never get any two bass's to sound exactly like each other , in fact that would be ignorant . I do however appreciate your input / opinion such as I don't know the actual difference between flats ...
by Boomtwang
October 20th, 2016, 5:39pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: Seven , So Low , and Ida
Replies: 13
Views: 7183

Re: Seven , So Low , and Ida

Thank you Seven , I did hear about " drop in pick ups " however I was hoping / asking you for your personal advice , along with what make and gage of strings regarding the 51 P-bass . Only because I know you have more experience and knowledge regarding this subject . Saying that I should t...
by Boomtwang
October 18th, 2016, 10:47pm
Forum: Guitar and Bass Forum
Topic: Seven , So Low , and Ida
Replies: 13
Views: 7183

Seven , So Low , and Ida

Hey guys hope all is well , I purposely selected your WNY's names because I am very much into the bottom level of sound. Seven your a consistent bassist musician regarding previous advice on this site . Oh also I am happy to hear that you still have possession of your Upton bass . I have a cheapo ma...
by Boomtwang
August 1st, 2016, 4:20am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Music Stores are going out !
Replies: 2
Views: 2430

Music Stores are going out !

Sure has been awhile since I posted /read on this site " Glad it still exists " Of course it is extremely unfortunate that the younger generation will never experience an actual walk in fully stocked music store . However I'm sure most of you will disagree with a wonderful encounter I had ...
by Boomtwang
May 4th, 2015, 7:12pm
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: How to Sell / Protect your new CD
Replies: 9
Views: 5768

How to Sell / Protect your new CD

An older friend of mine asked me what is the most convenient and mostly legal way to promote and sell a musicians new original CD ? Do you allow the listeners to hear a thirty second portion of each tune , or just give the whole album out as is ? How does a musician capitalize financially these days...
by Boomtwang
February 14th, 2015, 4:11pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The death of independent music stores
Replies: 13
Views: 7053

Re: The death of independent music stores

Blame it on Ebay 's shopping on line sites ....and now Pawn shops seem to be mess'n up Music Stores too . It's really a shame that the younger generation will never experience the smell of a authentic music store with many beautiful guitar s . Bass's, amps , drums , and real people to explain the pr...
by Boomtwang
April 28th, 2014, 4:24am
Forum: Music Discussion
Topic: Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame
Replies: 4
Views: 2977

Re: Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame

Great post Seven , I respect his opinion it is very strong and honest it's all about the money , you know like lets make R&R hall of fame as big as possible ...Oh and look out for WOODSTOCK 127 , Graceland II ...Over in England the Queen gets bored and makes a Rocknroller a Sir , Imagine one day...

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