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Old 09-25-2013, 08:31 PM
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Default Re: Anybody switch from double to single?

Originally Posted by drumdevil9 View Post
I was never that good at it so it hasn't changed my approach in that it wasn't really a huge part of my approach to begin with. If I end up improving my double bass skill it will be purely for my own satisfaction and maybe to do some recording of metal ideas I have.
Not gonna happen if you don't use it.

Originally Posted by Jeff Almeyda View Post
I have a thought-provoking comment for all of us here. When I see phrases like "the slave pedal can be fit into just about any genre", I get nervous because there are actually very few genres in which double pedal actually works. Certainly not most jazz, country, pop, blues, latin, hip hop and R & B songs. I mean, just listen to the music that most people listen to and try to find the double bass.
The same can be said about the cowbell, but how many people have one of those that they almost never use?
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