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Rating and Reviews: MTD Kingston Heir Bass

Similar to the MTD Kingston Artist, the versatile Kingston Heir is made for a bass player who seeks both an aggressive tone and a smoother, classic tone.

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"A great bass for rock and metal!" submitted January 3, 2011

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Musical Background: Active Musician
Music Style: Jazz, Rock, Blues and R&B
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Sound: This bass guitar is eally well suited for playing metal and hard rock. The notes are crisp and resonant due to the ash body. As someone who plays the boundaries of jazz-rock fusion, it holds a lot of promise depending on amplifier settings and adjustments that I intend to make to pickup heights. Feature: The treble, mid and bass equalizers provide an interesting set of variables with which to play - a lot more to explore than my sweet old P-bass. It'll be a while before I find out what I like and don't like. Ease of Use: The big plus with this instrument is the action! It accommodates my playing style extremely well. Sixteenth notes are as well defined as longer ones. Quality: This bass is well crafted! Value: This definitely worth more than what I anticipated. It was sold as "blemished". I haven't found the blemish. Manufacturer Support: I have not dealt with this manufacturer before. The Wow Factor: Asthetically, it's a handsome instrument. Overall: Any instrument that would replace this one, would have to have as much "bottom end" as this one has "top end". For studio work, this bass provides all the definition I could ever want along with excellent playability.
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