I am really into effect pedals, especially with my bass. So this is a picture of my pedalboard as it is right now with a compressor, a bass whammy, a bass big muff deluxe, an mxr bass envelope filter and a stereo electric mistress. One can produce really ... Hey guys! How do you feel to mexican made instruments? That's really interesting point of view: mexican make instruments even in USA, like American basses for Fender. So, is it worth to pay much more for american fender, when you can get mexican from the ... Everyday practice is a goal for nice technique and music experience. I have a cheap-ish alvarez acoustic bass and I'd love to get something that's a step up. Do you have any recommendations? Perhaps it gives you the opportunity (ahem, "excuse") to try something new. This was the case recently when a tuning post randomly snapped in half on my full-scale custom and ONLY bass for no apparent reason. So, what's a good bass-player chick supposed t... That's my bass for today. Interesting, if I start change the bridge to BadAss II, will it be better? Marcus Miller did it with his jb.