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Hi everyone I want to lear how to play bass and of corse i need one tou get started on. I was thinking to get the squire affinity p-bass from fender and change the pickups to a set of Seymour Duncan SPB-2 I've heard how thay sound and i think tey would work for me but i have close to no experience so i need your opinion. What i want to play is everything metal: trash, black, industrial...some punk and grunge and everything in between.

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Don't bother changing the pickups in a $200 bass, totally not worth it. If you get that bass, just play it as it is until you outgrow it. I think you're better off taking the money you'd put towards the pickups and adding it into your budget for a better instrument. It's hard to go wrong with an Ibanez Soundgear, they sound pretty good and they're easy to play. A $300-$400 Soundgear will be a lot better than a $200 Squier.

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